Our Team

Meet the Veterinarians and Team of VCA Laguna Niguel Animal Hospital! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at (949) 495-1123 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

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.

paw Team Spotlight
Dion Steenis
DVM Medical Director
Dr. Dion Steenis grew up in San Diego, California and graduated from San Diego State University with degree in Biology. She attended veterinary school at Western University of Health Sciences where she graduated with honors. She has worked with many different specialists in Southern California and her medical interests include internal medicine, neurology, cardiology and dermatology. Dr.  Steenis enjoys spending time with her husband, two sons, and two dogs. She also enjoys horseback riding, traveling, snow skiing and cheering for her husband when he participates in half marathons.
Janni Kimble
RVT Hospital Manager
Janni has been working in the veterinary field since 2001 and holds a B.S. in Zoology from Brigham Young University. She also recently earned her RVT credential. Janni is passionate about companion animal health and enjoys marine biology, reading, and the beach. When she is not taking care of your pets or helping with administrative duties, you can find her spending time with her husband, three children, and two cats (Rocket & Jet).


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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