VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital

Alexandria Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

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  • Rena Allen

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Allen is a Virginia native who grew up in the suburbs of Richmond. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from Lynchburg College in 1988, she attended the VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine.

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  • Julie Augustine

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Oklahoma State University
    Graduate School: Bucknell

    Dr. Augustine started at VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital in November of 2000. She got her undergraduate degree at Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania in Health Science and Athletic Training and

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  • Janice Baxter

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Baxter joined VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital in September of 1995. She attended high school in Oxon Hill, MD and received her Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland-College

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  • Andrew Bidwell

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
    Graduate School: Washington and Lee

    Dr. Andy Bidwell joined the VCA Alexandria team in February 2014. He received his BS in Biology from Washington and Lee University in 1996. Dr. Bidwell graduated in 2002 from Virginia Tech with a

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  • Sophia Chiang

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: North Carolina State University

    Dr. Chiang joined the VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital in July 2006. A native Texan, she received her undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Chicago in 1997. She then taught high school

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  • Seth Cohen

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Georgia

    Dr. Cohen joined the VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital in August of 2001. Prior to this he worked as an intern at the Georgia Veterinary Specialists for a year. Dr. Cohen began his career in veterinary

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  • Jeremy Dubin

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Michigan State University

    Dr. Dubin is a proud native of Northern Virginia.  He received his B.S. degree in biology from the University of Richmond in 1998.  Following college, he served four years in the U.S. Army

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  • Jenifer Farrell

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Pennsylvania

    Dr. Farrell has been with the VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital since January, 2000. She received her bachelor's degree form Duke University in 1991 and her VMD from the University of Pennsylvania in

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  • Stephanie Galvan

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Cornell University

    Dr. Galvan is a native of Los Angeles, California. She graduated summa cum laude from UCLA with a B.S. in Biology. She then got her DVM from Cornell University, where she graduated with distinction.

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  • Jennifer Geiger

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Geiger graduated from the University of Rhode Island with a degree in animal science. She then went on to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, on the island of St. Kitts in the West

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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

OUR EMERGENCY NUMBER - 703-823-3601

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital is here for you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. You can count on our critical care team to be here when you need them the most.

Your pet's health deserves the finest care. Each member of our team strives for the advancement of veterinary medicine. When you bring your pet to us, you can be certain you will receive the dedication and compassion that makes our hospital stand out in patient care. 

Please call us at 703-823-3601 immediately if you believe your pet is experiencing an emergency.

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