Here at VCA Parkwood Animal Hospital, we have an experienced staff of friendly team members. We strive to make your visit as efficient and welcoming as possible. Several staff members are cross-trained to assist you and the doctors wherever they may be needed. We are all dedicated to providing the best customer service and patient care we can possibly give.
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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.
Our Medical Director, Dr. Sean Herbeck has been practicing medicine at VCA Parkwood since 2002. His interests include internal medicine and emergency medicine and surgery. He especially enjoys forming long-lasting bonds with patients and their owners.
Dr. Herbeck had strong roots in our community and at VCA Parkwood. He attended Taft High School and worked as a veterinary assistant at VCA Parkwood before graduating from U.C. Davis School of Veterinary Medicine with honors.
Alice Schwenke has been with VCA since July 2005. She was born and raised in Long Island, NY, and moved to Los Angeles in 1971. She has been in the veterinary field for the past 20 years. Alice has always loved animals and also loves the relationships she has made with our clients. She lives in the North Valley and has two horses, "Henry" and "Reuben".