Lakeside Veterinary Clinic is an accredited member of the New York State Veterinary Medical Society for having been evaluated and found to meet the standards established by the Veterinary Facility Accreditation Program (VFAP) for veterinary facilities in New York State. The NYSVMS is dedicated to upholding the standards of veterinary care in our state. The VFAP is a voluntary program of facility inspection and accreditation. Over one third of all veterinary practices in New York State have demonstrated their commitment to excellence in equipment, record keeping, appearance, maintenance, and quality patient care by becoming VFAP member hospitals.


Dr. Scranton holds accreditation with the USDA National Veterinary Accreditation Program. Accredited veterinarians work cooperatively with USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and State health officials to protect and improve the health, quality, productivity of U.S. animals. Dr Scranton is accredited to certify companion animals for domestic and international movement.


Dr. Scranton is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Society. The objective of the association is to advance the science and art of veterinary medicine, including its relationship to public health, biological science, and agriculture.


Dr. Scranton is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, an association well known among veterinarians for its high standards for hospitals and animal health care.