Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Airport Irvine Animal Hospital 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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William Radovich
DVM, Washington State University Medical Director
Licensed in CA, MT, OR and WA

Dr. William Radovich grew up in Montana, where animals constantly surrounded him. He learned how to ride a horse at the same time he was learning how to walk. As far back as he can remember Dr. Radovich always knew he would one day become a veterinarian.

Dr. Radovich attended Montana State University to major in Animal Science. He also completed two minors in Endocrinology and Nutrition. After graduation, he was accepted into the College of Veterinary Medicine at Washington State University. Four years later, he moved with his wife to sunny southern California. After working in Huntington Beach for five years, Dr. Radovich opened his own clinic, VCA Airport Irvine Animal Hospital, in 1978.

When Dr. Radovich first moved to California, there was only one other surgical specialist in all of Orange County. As a result, he is adept in all kinds of pet surgery—Dr. Radovich suspects he’s done more upper-airway surgeries than anyone in the country. He also likes interacting with clients and seeing generations of pet owners bring their four-legged friends to the clinic.

Dr. Radovich and his wife have two daughters. They share their home with Maggy, a cockapoo who likes to start playtime just as Dr. Radovich would like to wind down for the day.

In his free time, Dr. Radovich is an avid competitive shooter. He’s participated in many charity and benefit shoots, and has been lucky enough to shoot alongside famous individuals like Roy Rogers, Ed Ames, and Charlton Heston. Dr. Radovich also spends a good deal of his spare time astride one of his many motorcycles.

After 38 years as the owner of Airport Irvine, Dr. Radovich joined VCA, but continues as Medical Director at the hospital to care for his patients.
Amy Mathiason
Hospital Manager

Amy grew up in NYC. She left the big city and began her veterinary career in 1992 as a receptionist at VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. She has been the Hospital Manager at VCA Parkwood and VCA A Breed Apart. In addition, she spent 10 years at Antech Diagnostics as the VP of Client Service. Amy joined the VCA Airport Irvine team in 2020.

Amy has two amazing children and a little old dog named Chico.

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.

Pet Care Specialists

Just as we emphasize health, we also understand the value of providing a full line of care to our clients, which may include boarding and/or grooming services. Our team of caring and compassionate staff are here to offer your pets exceptional services that keep them feeling and looking their best while you're away.
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