VCA Old Town 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.

  • Laura MacLean

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Tufts University

    Dr. Laura MacLean, our Medical Director keeps us striving for the excellent medicine you expect from VCA Old Town.    She has 1 dog, Bender, who is currently working on his "Master's ...
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  • Gunjan Dhawan

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Kansas State University

    Dr. Gunjan Dhawan is the newest member of our great veterinary team of doctors.  She has been practicing medicine for 10 years, first in India and for 3 years in the US.  She has been with ...
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  • Ann-Marie Lewis

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Petunia-the-pug is the driving force in Dr. Lewis' life. Work - home - play, it is all about Petunia. Did we tell you she has a pug named Petunia? Just ask her!
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  • Aurelie Pohl

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

    Dr. Pohl has 1 dog, Suzette, a darling white rescue Poodle. Amazingly the doctor and her dog attend Yoga classes together - you should see them pose!  Dr. Pohl loves surgery and likes that ...
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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, please contact one of the following nearby emergency care clinics:

VCA Alexandria Animal Hospital 703-751-2022.

VCA  Southpaws Referral Center 703-752-0100                                                              

Please request that they send a report to us so we can follow up with you later.

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