Anderson Animal Hospital in Vancouver Views Pets as Family Members
Dr. John Anderson
Dr. Mehdi Eghbali
Dr. Mehdi grew up in Iran. He received his DVM in 2003. Immediately after graduation he was accepted in PhD course in Animal Reproduction in Urmia University. He got his PhD in 2008 and started working as associate professor and the head of teaching veterinary hospital in Ilam University. In 2012 he immigrated to Canada and got his Canadian licence in 2018. Dr. Mehdi works in different hospitals as locum veterinarian. In his free time he enjoys swimming and watching movies.
Born & raised in Chile, she went to Veterinary School for 1 year. She moved to Canada to continue her professional dreams, even though she didn’t know any English. Veronica graduated in 1980 as Registered Veterinary Technologist (RVT). In her 38 years, she dedicated to this profession, advancing her knowledge and applying high standards of care. Veronica has taught anesthesia / analgesia to Vets in Chile. She enjoys client education and structuring new hospitals. Veronica likes to travel & enjoy outdoor activities like hiking, snowshoeing, biking and photography.
Carrie is a veterinary assistant and also the location manager. She is originally from Taiwan and is fluent in Mandarin and understands Cantonese as well. Carrie had interests in all kinds of animals as growing up. She started volunteering for Anderson Animal Hospital more than 20 years ago and was hired after she finished training. Carrie received her BSc in Psychology from Simon Fraser University. She adopted two cats which were abandoned at the back door of the hospital on a cold day!
Alice has been working at Anderson Animal Hospital for over 2 years and she loves what she does. She is currently studying at UBC. Her passion in life is to care for animal’s well-being, and ensure they’re taken care of properly. Alice adopted her kitten from Anderson Animal Hospital a year ago, and she’s grateful to have her kitty under Dr. Anderson’s care. Besides being her cat’s “servant”, Alice also enjoys spending time on computers when she is not busy working and studying.
Born and raised in Vancouver, Tamara has always had a love for animals even from a young age. She was always surrounded by different types but iwasn’t able to get a dog of her own until she turned 10yrs old. After many years of working in retail industry she followed her dreams and completed the VOA program at Granville Business College in 2011. She enjoys taking her jack russell Nix for hikes and runs, riding her bike, listening to music, cooking and watching movies
Stephanie grew up on the Vancouver Island, where she has lived most of her life with her family and many furry friends. She volunteered at the local SPCA as well as other volunteer work during city events. Soon she decided to pursue an education in the veterinary field. In June of 2018, she graduated from the Veterinary Hospital Assistant program at the Center for Arts and Technology in Kelowna and moved to Vancouver. Stephanie has a quirky tuxedo cat named Domino. She likes watching movies, painting, & playing music.
We offer service in 3 languages:
English | Cantonese | Mandarin
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You can tell Dr. Anderson loves animals
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Good at treating not just the animals, but the owners, too! Dr. Anderson is very knowledgeable and takes time to explain things. He treated our hedgehog several years ago, and then our dog for a variety of ailments. He seems to care a lot about the animals he sees, and his staff is very nice, too. Dr. Anderson is good at treating not just the animals, but the owners, too. We appreciate how informative he is, and that he provides different options for treatment.