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Doctors

  • Sean M. Fitzpatrick, DVM (Practice Owner Village Oak Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Fitzpatricks interest in animals was fostered from a young age by his experiences growing up on a ranch in Sonora. He went on to complete his undergraduate studies at California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Dairy Science as well as a minor in psycology. Dr. Fitzpatrick then enrolled in the University of California at Davis where he completed his postgraduate courses and received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1998. He has been in general practice ever since, where he has a strong interest in veterinary surgery and dentistry. In his free time, he enjoys cycling of all kinds, relaxing at home with his dogs, and he has been known to enjoy an occasional I.P.A.
  • Amy Lacy, DVM (College Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Amy Lacy, another Modesto native, graduated from Texas A&M School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999 and worked in Texas for several years before joining our team in July of 2004. In 2006, she took a leave of absence to pursue a unique opportunity to work in the veterinary hospital at Guide Dogs for the Blind in San Rafael. She then returned to work at College Veterinary Hospital in March of 2007. Doctor Lacy continues to care for the Stanislaus County guide dog puppies that are being raised and trained to become future working dogs. Outside the hospital, Dr. Lacy enjoys breeding and showing Golden Retrievers. She and her husband share their home home with a multitude of pets.
  • Megan Greer, D.V.M. (Northgate Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Greer is a Manteca native, and was happy to come home. Graduating from the School of Veterinary Medicine, Saint George University of Minnesota in 2014, we were excited to have her join our team. Finding special satisfaction in derm cases, our valley should be a perfect fit. Helping an animal get relief from chronic itching is beneficial for both the pet and the owner. Educating clients in a way that benefits the patient and the human animal bond is very rewarding. When not working, Dr. Greer enjoys reading, photography, cooking and baking, and going to the beach.
  • Longhai Nguyen, DVM (Village Oak and College Veterinary Hospitals) +

    Dr. Nguyen completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California at Berkeley and went on to obtain his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from UC Davis in 2004. Following graduation he continued his studies by completing a year long internship in veterinary surgery and internal medicine in Ventura, CA. After working locally in general practice and emergency, Dr. Nguyen joined our team in the fall of 2007. He is an avid tennis player and also enjoys running, and has recently taken up road biking.
  • Jamie Lake, D.V.M. (Manteca Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Lake received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2009 from the Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Originally from Northern California, she was happy to get back to the west coast where she completed a one-year small animal internship at the Animal Specialty Group in L.A. Dr. Lake has a special interest in radiology and emergency medicine. Dr. Lake joined our group in 2010. Outside the hospital, she enjoys hiking, camping, "hanging out" with family and friends, and can occasionally be persuaded to go wine tasting.
  • Allison Ten, D.V.M. (Manteca Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Ten grew up in San Mateo, and while raising livestock for 4-H and working with veterinarians she realized her interest in veterinary medicine. She received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2015 from the School of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University. Enjoying all aspects of practice, but especially likes diagnostics, figuring out why pets are sick, and then getting them back home to their family. Outside the hospital, Dr. Ten enjoys traveling, cooking and eating, and has recently taken up road biking.
  • Stevie Reichmuth, D.V.M. (Northgate Veterinary Hospital) +

    As a child in Newman,CA, an arthritic horse was the inspiration that put Dr. Reichmuth on a path toward veterinary medicine. She went on to complete her undergraduate studies at California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo, then enrolled in the Western University of Health Sciences Pamona, CA, where she received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2012. Dr. Reichmuth joined Northgate Veterinary Hospital shortly after graduating, with two brief interruptions to have baby boys, has been one of our core doctors. Making a difference in the lives of her patients and their families is one of her more satisfying aspects of practice. In her spare time (there is none with two little boys), Dr. Reichmuth likes to relax with family and friends.
  • Krystal Bove, D.V.M. (Village Oak Veterinary Hospital) +

  • Dr. Kimmery, D.V.M (Northgate Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Ashley Kimery is a recent Associate Veterinarian at Northgate Veterinary Hospital. She was born on Long Island, but moved to Northwest Arkansas at a young age (and considers herself an Arkansan). She attended Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas where she earned her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry/Molecular Biology and attended Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine where she received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Kimery’s medical interests include small animal internal medicine, dentistry, and emergency medicine. Outside of the veterinary hospital, you may find Dr. Kimery riding horses, enjoying all kinds of food, or taking a walk with her Labrador Mix, Maverick. She also enjoys reading, traveling, and cross-stitching. Becoming a veterinarian has been a dream of Dr. Kimery’s since she was 5 years old. It all started with a Christmas gift of a Veterinarian-themed Barbie. The Barbie was tossed to the side so a young Dr. Kimery could play the role of the veterinarian and the rest is history.
  • Travis Schaller, D.V.M. (Village Oak Veterinary Hospital, Manteca Veterinary Hospital) +

    Dr. Schaller grew up in Missouri, around what he refers to as a "multitude" of animals. His early interest in animal care and conservation translated into a lifelong career path. Completing his undergraduate studies at Saint Louis University and earned his veterinary medical degree from Ross University in 2014.Expanding our clients' understanding of how our veterinary team can improve their pet's daily life has become Dr. Schaller,s favorite aspect of practice. He also professes an interest in the underappreciated specialty of veterinary dentistry.In his spare time he has taken up mountain biking as well as road biking, working on his new house, and expanding his musical interests.
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