Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Del Lago 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.

paw Team Spotlight
Emily Marcus
DVM, CVA Medical Director

DVM, Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist 

Dr. Emily Marcus is a native Arizonan who graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Arizona (Bear Down!). She graduated with distinction from Colorado State University earning her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine, Veterinary Business Certificate, and certification in veterinary medical acupuncture. Following veterinary school, Dr. Marcus completed a competitive and rigorous internship in small animal internal medicine and surgery at the University of Georgia. Dr. Marcus has been strongly involved in veterinary medical research with the aim of advancing veterina...

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Morgan P.
Hospital Manager
Where did you grow up?
I grew up here in Arizona but I am originally from Texas. 

Year you started working in the veterinary field?
I started working in the veterinary field when I turned 16. I started out as a boarding specialist. 

What was your first pet?
My first pet is my 13-year-old kitty, Raven. I got her as a Christmas present from my parents when I was 7. 

Best way to spend a Saturday?
The best way to spend a Saturday would be hiking with my dog, Dozer, in the morning, and then relaxing with all the windows open watching movies for the rest of the day.  

My favorite part about working wi...
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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.
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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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