Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA El Rancho Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission the hospital team relies on several individuals, where each team member is equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

And if things get very complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board certified specialists. In a word: TEAMWORK!

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the very first person you speak to to the person who checks you and your pet out, our team of pet lovers works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Want to join our team? Visit our Careers section.

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Robert Siringo
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Siringo grew up in Huntington Beach, California. As a child he was interested in the way the human body functioned. Along with his love for animals, this interest evolved into a desire to study veterinary medicine. During high school he enrolled in an ROP program and worked in a veterinary hospital cleaning kennels and helping take care of the hospitalized pets.

Dr. Siringo attended Orange Coast College and enrolled in the Veterinary Technology program, receiving his AA degree 2 years later. He sat for the California board exam and became a licensed veterinary technician. Dr. Siringo also continued his studie...

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Faith D.
Hospital Manager
Faith started working at VCA El Rancho Animal Hospital in September of 2002. Dr. Warren Whalen hired her as a Kennel Assistant and through the years she worked her way up to Hospital Manager. Her job is her passion in life! She really enjoys working with critical patients, and enjoys building bonds with her team members. Faith has two french bulldogs named Mac and Bella Mae . They accompany her to work every day! Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. 


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.


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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