VCA Vets & Pets Animal Hospital

Santa Clara 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.

  • Kristin Barron

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ohio State University

    Dr. Kristin Barron was born and raised in central Ohio. She attended the University of Findlay where she majored in biology and pre-veterinary medicine. While at Findlay, she enjoyed playing on the ...
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  • Janice Lem-White

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine

    Dr. Janice Lem is a local, born and raised in Mountain View, California. She obtained her undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Bioresource Sciences with Animal Emphasis from the University ...
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  • Allison Veit, M.Sc.

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine
    Graduate School: University of California Santa Cruz

    Dr. Veit is originally from Wisconsin and has lived in the Bay Area on and off since 1988. She attended the University of California at Santa Cruz where she earned a degree in Marine Biology. For approximately ...
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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, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.