Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Animal Hospitals is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to the mission, the hospital team relies on several individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet. And if things get complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialists.

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Kevin Gross
Medical Director

Licensed in New York and Florida.

Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians.

A Guest lecturer for five video segments of In Your Interest, WHSI Cable TV program; suggested care and feeding of dogs, cats, and exotics.

Member of the Board of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Association.

Kim Voorhest
Hospital Manager

Kim Voorhest is the Hospital Manager at VCA East Meadow Animal Hospital. She started her career at VCA Jericho Animal Hospital in September 2003 as a part time receptionist. She quickly realized she needed to make it more permanent and moved to a full time position, and eventually a front desk supervisor. In August 2018 she made the leap into hospital management at East Meadow Animal Hospital and never looked back. 

Being born and raised on Long Island among Dogs, Cats, Chickens, Sheep, Rabbits, and even a pet raccoon it's no wonder she found her home among animals. In her limited spare time Kim loves spendi...

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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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