Our Staff

Meet the experts behind Atascadero Pet Hospital.  From our knowledgeable and caring Veterinarians, Assistants and Vet Techs, who care directly for your pets, to our dedicated Administration and Service Techs who keep things running smoothly. We are here because we care.

Our Veterinarians

Aaron Schechter DVM, Owner
Aaron Schechter DVM, Owner
Dr. April Besset
Dr. April Besset
Dr. Jennifer Burke
Dr. Jennifer Burke
Katrina Stanchev DVM
Katrina Stanchev DVM
Ofer Cherbinsky DVM
Ofer Cherbinsky DVM
Leah Krugman DVM
Leah Krugman DVM
Shelley Smith DVM
Shelley Smith DVM
Robert Schechter DVM PhD
Robert Schechter DVM PhD

Administration

Samntha Cardell Hospital Manager
Samntha Cardell Hospital Manager
Tiffani Velasco Client Services Manager
Tiffani Velasco Client Services Manager
Brittany Haight Administrative Assistant
Brittany Haight Administrative Assistant
Carrie Schechter Marketing Manager
Carrie Schechter Marketing Manager

Client Service Technicians

Cameron
Cameron
Cassandra
Cassandra
Gina
Gina
Julie
Julie
Laurie
Laurie
Melissa
Melissa

Registered Veterinary Technician

Carrie
Carrie
Kayla
Kayla
Kelly
Kelly
Kristy
Kristy
Lindsay
Lindsay
Rebecca
Rebecca
Shannon
Shannon
Siobhan
Siobhan

Veterinary Assistant

Aimee
Aimee
Bonnie
Bonnie
Casey
Casey
Francesca
Francesca
Kealy
Kealy
Kerri
Kerri
Kirstin
Kirstin
Laurie
Laurie
Mark
Mark

Kennel Technician

Alexandra
Alexandra
Hailey
Hailey
Mackenzie
Mackenzie
Sonia
Sonia
Victoria
Victoria