VCA Northside Animal Hospital Staff

VCA Northside Animal Hospital

Phone: 909-883-0994
Fax: 909-881-3608
939 West 40th Street
San Bernardino, CA 92407
Business Hours
Sun Closed
34.164417<--lat long-->-117.303332

Caring for pets... and their people, too.

VCA Northside Animal Hospital has been providing advanced veterinary care to the San Bernardino area since 1980. Our hospital is located at 939 West 40th street two blocks East of Kendall Drive. Our community-focused veterinary hospital has grown to a staff of four full time veterinarians and over 20 staff members. What sets us apart from other hospitals is the wide range of services we provide. From preventive care, like vaccinations and nail trims, to advanced orthopedic surgery, therapeutic laser, acupuncture, and ultrasonography, our team of veterinarians and staff are experienced and ready to help you manage all of your pet’s veterinary needs.

While a wide range of services are important, the trust that our clients place in us is paramount. We take our time with each patient, explain the options, and help you find the management plan that is right for you. Our goal is to develop a relationship with our clients based on trust. We realize you have many options when

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New to VCA?

We provide veterinary services for every stage in your pet's life, from her first shots to a lifetime of preventive care to keep her happy and healthy.

Our services don't end at our hospital doors. As a member of the VCA family, our veterinarians have access to extensive medical resources, not the least of which is the VCA knowledge base, which allows our doctors to tap into the collected knowledge of over 2,000 VCA veterinarians.

And if your pet ever needs truly advanced veterinary care, VCA Specialty Hospitals are ready to help. These twenty-eight clinics provide state-of-the-art care in orthopedic surgery, physical therapy, advanced oncology, and even such cutting-edge treatments as stem cell therapy.

Alternative Medicine (Please request Dr. Allard)

If you are interested in Non-Traditional Alternative Therapies such as acupuncture, osteopathy, veterinary spinal manipulative therapy, applied kinesiology, low level laser therapy, Chinese herbology, bioregulatory medicine (homotoxicology), stem cell therapy, postural rehabilitation and the medical use of high grade essential oils, please ask for an appointment with Dr. Barbara Allard.


The friendly, professional staff at VCA Northside Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to the mission, the hospital team relies on several individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet. And if things get complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialists.

Dr. Lin Vaccarello
Associate Veterinarian
Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

Dr. Vaccarello is a 1984 graduate of UC Davis. Her special interest is orthopedic surgery, including ACL repairs, spine surgery, and fracture

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Dr. Nicole Bogh
Associate Veterinarian
Veterinary School: University of Minnesota

Our newest member of the VCA Northside staff, Dr. Bogh is a 2010 graduate of the University of Minnesota. She has pursued advanced training in Ultrasound

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Convenient, Affordable Wellness Plans

Membership includes:

  • Convenient monthly payments
  • 5 visits to VCA each year
  • Doctor-recommended vaccines
  • Prevention and early detection tests for serious diseases
  • Routine dental care for your pet
  • Peace of mind knowing you are doing the best for your pet

To enroll in VCA CareClub®, call us at
909-883-0994 or request an appointment.