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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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.
Dr. Caitlin Flanagan Kirkland is a Colorado native who moved to Utah in 2022. She received her veterinary degree from the University College Dublin School of Veterinary Medicine in Ireland with honors. Prior to veterinary school, she graduated from Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington with a double major in Biology and Criminal Justice. Go ZAGS! Caitlin is passionate about continuing education and is working hard to get VCA Lakeview its AAHA accreditation. Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery, dentistry, internal medicine and nutrition. She also has experience in emergency and critical ca...
Corie has been working at VCA Lakeview Animal Hospital since 1990. She started as a Veterinary Technician and is now the Hospital Manager. Working with animals is something she has always wanted to do and she feels very lucky to be able to work where she has made this dream come true.
Corie is married, has two children, and a Shih Tzu named "Indy". Corie enjoys spending time with her family, going to sporting events (especially if its her husband or one of her kids playing), spending time outdoors, and doing craft projects.