VCA Alderwood Companion Animal Hospital

Client Services

  • Receptionist Supervisor

    Eliza Berry

    Eliza moved to Washington from Oregon in 1994. The following year, she started her first job in the veterinary field as an assistant working at a small 24 hr trauma center in Poulsbo. From there her experiences expanded as she worked at various hospitals throughout VCA (previously Pet’s Choice) as a veterinary assistant, receptionist supervisor, inventory manager, and hospital team leader. Since starting with the company in 1998, Eliza has thoroughly enjoyed the experiences these different roles have allowed her to have. She has been with Alderwood Companion since 2007. In her spare time she enjoys furthering her education by taking classes at EVCC with a focus in Biology, running, spending time with her husband and pets, and being a supportive Seattle fan by attending Husky games and Sounders soccer games!

  • Receptionist

    Ginni Compton

    Ginni Compton was born and raised in Lake Stevens, and has enjoyed raising her daughter, Montgomerie in the same wonderful town. She has been working in the veterinary field since she was 16 years old, and joined our team in January. She enjoys being a receptionist and helping our clients with their needs, and watching our patients grow up! She has been involved in horse 4H and shown Paints since she was 12 and is looking forward to teaching her daughter the same love she has for horses! She has one dog, Quinn, a 9 year old Mini Aussie. Come in and see this smiling face and hear her energetic voice and you�ll see why she loves what she does!

  • Receptionist

    Jill Smith

  • Receptionist

    Lillianna Ortman

  • Receptionist

    Sondra Shervey

  • Receptionist

    Michelle Souriyavongsa

    Michelle Souriyavongsa was born & raised in the Pacific Northwest. Her passion for animals started at a very young age when she would spend all her time outside discovering wildlife & tending to strays. She has volunteered at the Woodland Park Zoo during her Sophomore year in high school. Michelle joined the VCA practice in June 2013, and would not change it for the world! Her aspirations is to someday become a traveling vet/work with her favorite animals, especially elephants! On her spare time, you will catch her exploring new food ventures, thrift-shop/antique surfing & playing with her two dogs, Sparco (her Rottweiler/Husky mix) & Sophie (her super mutt!-Yorkie/Dachshund/Mini Poodle/Mini Sheltie mix).


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.