Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Abri is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.

Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

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Karis Stinson
VMD Relief/Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Karis Stinson received her undergraduate degree in Animal Biotechnology and Conservation from Delaware Valley College, where she majored in Small Animal Science. She received her veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She hails from central New Jersey and has been a part of the VCA family for over 16 years. Her professional interests include dentistry, surgery, cold laser therapy, and internal medicine.

During her free time, she enjoys traveling, the outdoors, cooking, and spending time with her friends and family. Dr. Stinson and her husband are pet parents to 3 cats (Klaus, Lynx and Spartacus) and 3 dogs (Bull, Aurora and Ariel). She's excited to begin this new chapter of her veterinary career at Abri Animal Hospital! 

Nicole Mastalski,
Credentialed Hospital Manager
Nicole began her career at Abri in the Spring of 1991. She was our lead technician for many years, ultimately transitioning into the role of Hospital Manager.  Nicole is a licensed veterinary technician and still enjoys seeing clients and their pets regularly. Some of her interests include client communication, dentistry, and team building.  Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 kids.  As a family, they enjoy activities including camping, fishing, and trail walks.  Their favorite vacation spots include Bar Harbor, Maine and Gatlinburg, Tenn.  The " furry family" members are Willow (black lab), Lucy (mixed, rescue), and Pirate (DSH cat), along with a flock of chickens and several reptiles. 

Veterinarians

Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.

Administration

The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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