Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Amherst 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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Dr. Robyn Lance
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Robyn Lance grew up in Missoula, graduated from the University of Montana, and attended Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She is a 2005 graduate.  Before coming to Amherst in 2008, Dr. Lance worked in Ogden, Utah at a small animal practice.

Dr. Lance's professional interests are preventative health, soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, geriatric well health and internal medicine.

Dr. Lance loves to read and do anything outdoors: skiing, camping, water fun, hiking and spending time with her family. She and her husband, Nathan, have one son, Wyatt, and two Italian Spinones, Tully and G...

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Bryne Kilgore
Hospital Manager

Bryne Kilgore joined the VCA Amherst team in June of 2021. She graduated in 2013 with a degree in Business and has previously worked as a large animal technician, clinic receptionist and manager. Bryne has a passion for the veterinary medical industry and is excited to be a part of VCA where her love for animals and business education can meet. She is inspired to work with a compassionate, dedicated team who delivers heart felt care to meet the needs of all pets and their owners.

Outside of work, Bryne enjoys training horses and enjoying Montana's great outdoors with her boyfriend, beloved toy Aussie, Tater, and ...

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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.


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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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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