Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Knightswood 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.

Get to know us
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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Deborah Rubin
Medical Director

Dr. Rubin enjoys spending time with her family and spending time with her animals.

Why I do what I do: "Thanks to my dad (Ellis Rubin), I was fortunate enough to be exposed to veterinary medicine as a kid. He used to bring sick animals home to provide round- the-clock-care and he would have me come in when there were interesting things to see. I never grew out of wanting to be a vet. I love being able to help solve pet's problems and being a part of their care at all stages of their lives. There is no better career choice for me."

Angela D'Andrea
Veterinary Assistant Supervisor

Angela's love for animals started as a child and always dreamt of working with them. Most of her younger years were spent riding horses, up until going to college. She obtained a bachelor's degree at Delaware Valley University in Small Animal Science. In 2016, Angela took on the role of Veterinary Assistant Supervisor at VCA Knightswood, working closely with upper management. She strives to offer guidance, knowledge, and support to fellow co-workers while also continuing to grow in her role. Angela's interests include surgery, anesthesia, and patient care. When not at work, she is a full-time mommy to two young sons and enjoys watching them grow. She also has three cats, Eddie, Kiki, and Michi, and two dogs, Presley and Dawkins. Dawkins holds a special place as her pride and joy; she has had him from 5-weeks-old since 2012. 

Veterinarians

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.

Administration

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