VCA Almaden Valley Animal Hospital

San Jose 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.

  • Alan Gross

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Missouri

    Dr. Alan Gross was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri and attended the University of Missouri for his undergraduate degree. He attended the veterinary school at the University of Missouri, College ...
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  • Devin Johnsen

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

    Dr. Devin Johnsen attended Pomona College for her undergraduate degree in Biology. She then studied equine locomotion at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona and received her Master’s ...
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  • Leejoan Ma

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Kansas State University

    Dr. Leejoan Ma finished her undergraduate work at UC Davis and graduated from Kansas State with her DVM in 2005.  She started with VCA in the fall of 2005 and has been with us ever since!  ...
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  • Katherine Mezan

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Massey University Veterinary School

    Dr. Kate Mezan grew up in New York.  She completed her undergraduate degree at Stanford University, where she promptly fell in love with the Bay Area and California weather.  Seeking an ...
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  • Karen Miyamoto

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

    Biography coming soon.


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  • Heidi Stiehl

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Dr. Heidi Stiehl received her undergraduate degree in biology from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, followed by her veterinary degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary ...
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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

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

VCA Almaden Valley: (408) 268-3550

 

United Emergency Animal Clinic:

San Jose

(408) 578-5622

Weeknights: 6pm to 8am

Weekends & Holidays: 24hrs

5440 Thornwood Dr, San Jose

 

Campbell

(408) 371-6252

24 Hours 7 Days/Week

905 Dell Ave, Campbell

 

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