VCA Herndon-Reston Animal Hospital


  • Hospital Manager

    Ann Sprys

    Welcome, my name is Ann. I began my career in the veterinary profession in 1989 where I worked at one of the first VCA Hospitals in Michigan as a Client Service Representative. In 1994, I moved on to manage a private veterinary practice in Southeast Michigan and headed the Practice Management Software development for 5 hospitals.  I rejoined the VCA team in 2011 as Hospital Manager for VCA Herndon Reston. 

    I have 3 American Eskimo dogs, 2 cats and a Goffin Cockatoo.  If you were to ask me WHY I joined the veterinary profession I would say, " I love the human-animal bond and to experience  the love and devotion of an animal is living to me. .I enjoy my conversations and bond with our clients and their  pet's as if we were family.

    A few things that you may not know about me:

    I have a passion for flying.

    I love NASCAR! I was driven around Darlington Speedway in a pace car and have become friends with several drivers.

    I am Irish and proud of  my heritage.

    I married my high school sweetheart and have been married for over 25 years.

    I am the proud parent of a son and daughter.

    I pledge MY COMMITMENT to provide my team with servant leadership and gratitude that they have earned.  I also pledge to our clients the best hospital experience and veterinary healthcare available for their pets.

     * See NEWS section for my full commitment.




  • Office Manager

    Julie Stevans

    Welcome, my name is Julie. I joined the VCA Herndon Reston Team in September 1999 as Office Manager.

    If you were to ask me WHY I joined the veterinary profession I will tell you, " I have a great love and passion for the animals and the people. I love getting to know each and every one of our client's and thier pets  as if they were family."

    A few things you may not know about me:  I married my high school sweetheart and have been married for over 30 years.

    I have 3 beautiful daughters, 2 grand-daughters & a grandson.

    I am involved with the Saint Bernard Rescue of PA helping with transportation of rescued animals.

    I made the challenging but healthy decision to quit smoking in January 2013.


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 during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.