Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Burrstone 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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Justyna Meenan
DVM Medical Director
Dr. Meenan grew up in the Utica area and attended Thomas R. Proctor High School. She started her veterinary career in 2000, right here at Burrstone, serving as a kennel worker/ veterinary assistant! This solidified her passion for veterinary medicine. She went on to attend Canisius College in Buffalo, where she studied Biology, Psychology, and Animal Behavior, and earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University in 2010. Besides cats and dogs, Dr. Meenan enjoys treating a variety of pocket pets, which includes bunnies, guinea pigs, reptiles, and birds. Outside of work, Dr. Meenan loves spending...
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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.

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.

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