VCA Rock Creek Animal Hospital

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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.

  • Christine Brennan

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Oregon State University

    Dr. Christine Brennan is a native Oregonian who grew up on a cattle ranch in North Hillsboro. After attending Idaho State University for her undergraduate degree, she attended Oregon State University’s

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  • Nicole Froelich

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Washington State University

    Dr. Nicole Froelich grew up in San Diego, Ca. She attended Washington State University for undergrad earning degrees in Zoology and Spanish. She stayed in Pullman, WA for veterinary school then packed

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  • Marie Higel

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Colorado State University

    Dr. Marie Higel is an Arizona native, has always enjoyed veterinary medicine, and takes pride in supporting the bond that clients share with their pets. While working towards her degree in veterinary

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  • Connie Lo

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

    Dr. Connie Lo was born and raised in Edison, New Jersey before moving to southern California as a young child. She did her undergraduate education at University of California, San Diego prior to

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  • William G. Pemberton

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Colorado State University

    Dr. Pemberton was born and raised in Colorado. He attended Colorado State University for both under graduate studies and veterinary school, graduating in 1978. After briefly practicing in California,

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  • Greg Robbins

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine

    After completing his clinical year at the Royal Veterinary College at Edinburgh, Scotland, Dr. Greg Robbins graduated from St. George's University, Grenada, West Indies, with a DVM. He has an interest

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  • Sachi Shinagawa

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Sachi Shinagawa was born and raised in Texas.  She attended the University of Texas for her biology degree in 2005 before receving  her veterinary degree from Texas A & M University

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  • Marsha Simon

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Oregon State University

    Dr. Marsha Simon was born in Scottsdale, Arizona, and moved to Hillsboro when she was nine years old. She attended the University of Oregon and Portland State University, where she received her bachelor’s

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  • Jerry Voorhees

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Voorhees first exposure to Veterinary Medicine as a young boy was with his Grandfather Voorhees, a large animal rural Veterinarian, who graduated from The Ohio State University College 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 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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