Our Team

South Shore Animal Hospital provides the highest quality veterinary available anywhere. Our hospital is staff by caring and compassionate veterinarians with years of experience in companion animal medicine, and they are all dedicated to one thing—helping your pet become well again.

We invite you to explore the biographies of our South Shore Animal Hospital veterinarians and staff to learn more about them. Our hospital's team of doctors and staff are highly trained and experienced veterinary professionals, who are ready to assist you and your pet whenever a health problem arises.

As you will see in our biography section, our staff has a wide variety of backgrounds and interests, but above all, they are all dedicated veterinary professionals who share a genuine love of animals and a desire to provide the very best care for them. As pet owners ourselves, we understand how difficult it is when a pet becomes ill.

It’s our mission to help in every way possible with expertise and compassion. Please don’t hesitate to call upon us whenever we can be of assistance to you and your pet.

Want to join our team? Visit our Careers section.

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
Christine Asaro
DVM Medical Director
Dr. Christine Asaro is a 2000 graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. She has previously worked at multiple VCA hospitals throughout her career and has recently returned in the role of medical director at both South Shore Animal Hospital and Staten Island Animal Hospital. She has two rescued cats named Marlin and Violet and enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with family and friends. Dr. Asaro is originally from Long Island and is a current member of the AVMA, NYSVMS, and LIVMA organizations. Her main focus is in small animal medicine and surgery with experience in high volume spay/... Read More

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.
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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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