Our Team

VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital offers a full complement of specialty services in virtually all veterinary disciplines, including Behavior, Cardiology, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency/Critical Care, Integrative Medicine, Internal Medicine, Medical and Radiation Oncology, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Rehabilitation, Surgery, and Zoological Medicine & Surgery, ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality and most comprehensive veterinary care available anywhere. Our specialty departments are staffed by caring specialists with years of advanced training and experience, and they are all dedicated to one thing -- helping your pet become well again.

We invite you to explore the biographies of our VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital veterinarians and staff and 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 us whenever we can be of assistance to you and your pet.

Our 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.

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Our Support Team

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.

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Maintenance

Our maintenance team of facilities professional and housekeepers ensure that our facilities are secure, expertly maintained and functioning at their best so we can continue to provide our clients with exceptional veterinary care and exceed their expectations when inside any of our hospitals. Sometimes it's the little things, like a clean restroom, that makes all the difference and our maintenance team knows that.

Bill Farr

Facilities Manager

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.

Bridget Monson

Hospital Administrator

Brittany Hwang

Office Manager

Bryce Hershenow, RVT

Office Manager

Karla Martinez-Mendoza

Referral Coordinator

Leslie Hair

Referral Manager

Melissa Gillett

Purchasing/Pharmacy Manager

Patty Ramirez

Housekeeping Supervisor

Samantha Howe

Office Manager

Sol Bermudez

Referral Coordinator

Zowie Vasquez

Referral Coordinator

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed each pet owners' 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.

Eliot Preston

Receptionist Supervisor

Elsa Melendez

Receptionist Supervisor

Nancy Solis

Client Service

Trisha Hanson

Client Service

Medical Services

We offer a variety of treatment options that fall outside of conventional veterinary medicine. Complementary and alternative pet therapies work in concert with your pet's current medical treatment to provide the best possible care to your loved one.

Nancy Lee, PT, MA, CCRT

Physical Rehabilitation

Contact Us

310-473-2951

Emergency

Call the hospital immediately.

Veterinary Services for Your Pet

Your pet can enjoy comprehensive preventive and wellness care veterinary services for every stage of life, from puppy or kitten through adult and the senior years. We invite you to explore our services to learn more and help keep your pet happy and healthy!
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