Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA 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.

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James Coleman
Medical Director

Dr. Coleman graduated from Michigan State University in 1974. He spent two years in the Air Force as base veterinarian at Vandenberg AFB. After leaving military service, he practiced in Vermont and Boston before coming to the Cape in 1983. His primary area of interest is surgery but also has an interest in oncology. In off hours he enjoys running and Crossfit. Dr. Coleman's pet population includes 2 cats, love birds and an aquarium.

Michele N.
Hospital Manager

Michele brings a wealth of expertise and value to VCA Pleasant Bay Animal Hospital. She graduated from Becker College (Animal Science) in 2003. With 18 years in the veterinary field, including a year at VCA Weymouth, she has extensive understanding of what it means working for general practitioners.

Michele began her career at VCA Pleasant Bay in 2015 as a Technician and in 2019, she became a Supervisor. In 2021, she took on the role of Hospital Manager. She continues to use her long history in customer service and patient/client care.

When Michele is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her husband (Mike), ...

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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.

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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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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