Our Team Overview

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

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference. 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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Cheryl
DVM, DABVP Medical Director

Dr. Cheryl Stanley graduated with honors from Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993. In 2001, she completed the rigorous certification process to obtain diplomate status in the Field of Feline Practice with the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP). Dr. Stanley achieved recertification with the ABVP in 2011 and again in 2021. Dr. Stanley holds additional certifications in Stem Cell Therapy and Laser Therapy to aid in management of chronic pain conditions. Her special interests include surgery, internal medicine and senior pet care with chronic disease management. Dr. Stanley appreciates her relationships with the clients and their pets. Many of which have been with her from their first appointments as kittens or puppies until their senior years making them feel like family.

Specialty: Stem Cell Therapy, Laser Therapy, Surgery, and Internal Medicine

Education: Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine

Board-Certified Feline Diplomate

Your cat is special, so it deserves superior care. Dr. Cheryl Stanley has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (AVBP) in Feline Practice for over 20 years. The ABVP was established in 1978 to recognize excellence in clinical practice. Candidates for certification must complete a rigorous testing process in their area of specialization, as well as recertification every 10 years.

Dr. Stanley is one of a very small group of specialists who have earned diplomate status with the American Board of Veterinary Practitioner (ABVP). She completed her certification in 2001 and has been recertified twice. Currently there are only 900 veterinarians world-wide who are certified in one of the ten practice categories and less than 65 veterinarians in the United States have a Feline Certification, distinguishing Dr. Stanley in the field of veterinary medicine. The arduous additional training she has undergone is a testament to the excellence in medical care she provides her clients. This can be seen in all aspects of feline care including experienced diagnostic, medical, surgical and dentistry. Although she does not limit her practice to cats exclusively, she has a "special touch" with feline patients that many cat owners appreciate. Her experience with feline disease processes afford her patients excellent medical care at VCA Lexington Boulevard Animal Hospital.

Jackie Alfaro,
Hospital Manager
Jackie has been part of VCA Lexington Boulevard Animal Hospital's team when her background in business management gave her the opportunity to start as the office manager in 2008. Since the start of her veterinary career, she gained invaluable knowledge for the administration side of the veterinary field from her mentor, Dr. Sandy Seamans. Quickly she developed into the hospital manager role. She has been a member of the Veterinary Practice Managers Association or VHMA since 2010. In 2016, she received her designation from the VHMA as a CVPM, Certified Veterinary Practice Manager. Jackie enjoys developing and building relationships with clients as well as with her co-workers. Outside of work, she spends time with her husband and daughter. Her hobbies include cookie decorating, painting, crocheting, and her motto is the Golden Rule: treat others as you'd want to be treated.

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.

Pet Care Specialists

Just as we emphasize health, we also understand the value of providing a full line of care to our clients, which may include boarding and/or grooming services. Our team of caring and compassionate staff are here to offer your pets exceptional services that keep them feeling and looking their best while you're away.
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