Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Community Companion 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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Joseph Pavlik
Medical Director
"My love for veterinary medicine and animals began with following my grandfather (a veterinarian) as I grew up in rural Nebraska. He served as my inspiration to pursue this career. After graduating from Kansas State University, I traveled to California to practice in the San Gabriel Valley. My family and I enjoy all this beautiful area has to offer. Playing tennis, cycling, and sports officiating are some of the activities I enjoy all year long. Our hospital in Rosemead, and subsequently, in Temple City, has served our community for more than 35 years. I especially enjoy the challenges of surgery and geriatric d...
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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.
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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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