Doctor Bios

The San Francisco SPCA Veterinary Hospitals offer two full-service, pet- and people-friendly locations in Pacific Heights and the Mission.​

Jeannine Berger

DVM, DACVB, DACAW, CAWA
Vice President of Rescue and Welfare

Jena Valdez, DVM
Director of Community Medicine
Nicolette Zarday, DVM, MPH

Hospital Medical Director, Mission Campus

David Sierra, DVM

Hospital Medical Director, Pacific Heights Campus

Emily Adamson, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Audrey Buatois, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Stephanie Cataldo, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Community Medicine

Jamila Cherry, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Richard Chu, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Eric Eisenman, DVM, MPVM

Staff Veterinarian

Shirley Chen, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Vanessa Chen, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Kathy Gervais, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Betsy Goldenberg, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Roger Helmers, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Gina Henriksen, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Dorothy Hoppe, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Sue Jin Hwang, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Polly James, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Amie Knieper, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Orsolya Kuti, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Michelle Lawson, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Jennifer Lee

Medical Client Liaison

Caroline Li, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Hospital

Sophie Liu, DVM

Resident in Behavior Medicine

Echo Love, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Chris Lundy, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Anne MacFarlane, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Lindsey Meyer, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Laurie Olshansky, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Sheryl Owyang, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Lauren Park, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Shelter Medicine

Layton Reid, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Wailani Sung, MS, PhD, DVM, DACVB

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Charlotte Tusler, DVM

Staff Veterinarian

Philippe Villard, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Kristina Vivar, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Marissa Woodall, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Emily Young, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

Samantha Zaplinski, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Mission Campus

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