Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Lawrence 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 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.

paw Team Spotlight
Alison J. Barnstable
VMD, MS Veterinarian, Medical Director
Dr. Barnstable is a graduate from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She also holds a Master of Science’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. While in veterinary school, she spent time working in developing countries to improve animal health and she organized educational programs for Philadelphia school children on animal care and safety.

Dr. Barnstable joined VCA in 2012 and became the Medical Director in 2016. She believes that veterinary medicine is an integral part of a community and that maintaining the human-animal bond is paramount to maintaining a pet’s health. Her professio... Read More
Andre Gallon
Hospital Manager

Andre joined VCA in October of 2003. Andre enjoys all aspect of veterinary medicine but has a special interest in dentistry, anesthesia, and feline medicine. Low stress handling techniques and strategies are essential in a positive cat visit. Our Positive Cattitude program is very important to achieving this goal. Andre is Bay area native, born and raised in Santa Clara county . He joined the team at VCA Lawrence in August of 2013 and looks forward to developing and serving our hospital and client needs.


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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