Watseka Animal Hospital

702 N. Jefferson Street
Watseka, IL 60970




Dr. Youssef  (OWNER, as of December 5th 2012)

Dr. Youssef received his Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences degree (BVSc) in 1981, and his Master of Veterinary Medical Sciences (MS) in Zoonosis in 1988. In 2000,  Dr Youssef earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) certification. He practiced clinical veterinary medicine and surgery at a small animal practice in the Chicago area. Dr Youssef then joined the Animal Poison Control Center as a full time consulting veterinarian in toxicology for seven and a half years before returning to clinical medicine at Hoopeston Animal Hospital first, and then Watseka Animal Hospital. As of December 5th, 2012, Dr Youssef, is the new CEO of Watseka Animal Hospital,LTD. He became a Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Toxicology, October 2012. He became a Board Certified Diplomat of the American Veterinary Toxicology, July 2014. Besides working as a veterinarian, Dr. Youssef is the chief of instructors of Tae-Kwon-Do in Champaign, Illinois. He is also a certified personal trainer, and a lifestyle and weight management consultant (ACE).