VCA Lockwood Ridge Animal Hospital

Sarasota 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.

  • Gordana Alimpic

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: University of Belgrade

    Dr Alimpic grew up in Belgrade, Srbia. She lived in Canada and practiced veterinary medicine there for 8 years before moving to Sarasota. She worked as Chief of Staff for 6 years at another veterinary ...
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  • Tamara Powell

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Georgia

    We are thrilled that Dr. Powell joined our practice in June 2010. She was born in San Diego, CA and grew up in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Powell attended the University of South Carolina for 3 years of her ...
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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 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.

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