Dr. Van Doren joined LCVH in July 2007, after graduating from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. She was born and raised in Southern California, but left to attend college in upstate New York. After moving to Northern California for veterinary school, she liked it so much she decided to stay. In addition to dogs and cats, Dr. Van Doren enjoys working with reptiles and birds, and takes a special interest in animal behavior. Her personal menagerie includes a parakeet, two leopard geckos, a crested gecko, and her cats "Hobbes" and "Leeloo".
In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, camping, playing polo, reading and watching movies.
Came in for basically a 3rd opinion. We saw Dr Layton, she was wonderful. I know it was hard for her to have to tell us the not so good news about our beloved pet. But she was the only one who I felt was honest and upfront. DIdn't try to …
Gerrie, we are so sorry for the news we had to share with you. Your review is greatly appreciated, and we are honored to be entrusted with the care and treatment of your precious fur babies. Thank you for thinking of us, and we are always here for you.