VCA Vets & Pets Animal Hospital

Janice Lem-White, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, 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 of California at Berkeley. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her senior year of clinics at the University of Illinois School of Veterinary Medicine at Champaign-Urbana. She attended Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine for her clinical year of rotation. She has worked at several veterinary hospitals on Oahu, Hawaii and in the California Bay Area training with Board Certified Surgeons and Internal Medicine veterinarians in oncology, reproduction, and ultrasound.

Dr. Lem joined VCA in October 2000, working first at VCA Kanoehe on Oahu and then at VCA Vets & Pets.

Dr. Lem is a past member of the Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity and served as Co-President of UC Berkeley Cal Pre-Vet Society. She is currently a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Lem's personal interests include mountain biking, running, backpacking, and snowboarding. She is married to husband, Matthew, and has a daughter, Jaden and a son, Keegan. She has a dachshund named Toffee and a Japanese Akita named Kimura.  The family is rounded out by her 2 cats, Otter Boo and Splash of Sunshine.


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.