Our Team Overview

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Newman Edgewater 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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Dr. Carla Marrero
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Marrero grew up on a farm in Puerto Rico and moved to Orlando, Florida in 1989. Dr. Marrero is bilingual and fluently speaks Spanish and English. She attended Winter Park High School and then was off to the University of Central Florida. 

After UCF she went on to earn her DVM from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. Dr. Marrero completed a small animal rotating internship in Louisiana and a surgery internship at Hollywood Animal Hospital. Dr. Marrero enjoys surgical procedures. She is a big music lover and always has the travel bug.

Erin Lariviere
Hospital Manager
Erin was born and raised in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Her family relocated to Florida for her father's job at Cape Canaveral. She attended Spruce Creek High School before moving back to Toronto to attend college. Missing the sunshine and the beach, Erin came back to start her career in Veterinary Medicine. She has held every position in the clinic from Kennels, CSR, Assistant, and now, Hospital Manager. Erin has been working in Veterinary Medicine since 1999. In her free time, she enjoys creating rehabbing old antique pieces, painting and gardening.


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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