Team

    Owner

  • Dr. Carolyn Buxton

    Owner/Veterinarian

    Dr. Carolyn Buxton is the owner of South Burnaby Veterinary Hospital. It was her vision to…

    Veterinarians

  • Dr. Michelle Kates

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Michelle Kates has been practising at South Burnaby Vet Hospital since 1998. She…
  • Dr. Laura Graveling

    Veterinarian

    Upon completing my studies in my home town of Edinburgh, I went on to work for three years…
  • Dr. Ashifa Bardai

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Ashifa Bardai has been practicing at South Burnaby Veterinary Hospital since August…
  • Dr. Dayna Chetek

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Dayna Chetek has had a love for animals for as long as she can remember, but it wasn't…

    Practice Manager

  • Tracy N

    Practice Manager

    Tracy is our longest running staff member having been with South Burnaby Veterinary…

    Practice Administrator

  • Alison

    Practice Administrator

    Alison joined South Burnaby Veterinary Hospital in June of 2000. Her experience as…

    Animal Health Technicians

  • Jen

    Animal Health Technician

    Graduating from the Veterinary Technology Program in 2014, Jen dedicates part of her time…
  • Kaneycia

    Animal Health Technician

    Kaneycia has worked in the veterinary field since 2010, starting out as a volunteer for…
  • Kirsten

    Animal Health Technician

    Kirsten joined our team in the summer of 2007. Her work in both an emergency clinic as…
  • Liz

    Animal Health Technician

    Liz has a diverse background in the animal field.  Originally from South Africa where she…
  • Marci

    Animal Health Technician

    Originally a practicum student at our office during her studies to be a registered…
  • Sunny

    Animal Health Technician

    Sunny graduated from Animal Health and Technology program at Douglas College in 2014. His…
  • Tiffany

    Animal Health Technician

    Tiffany rejoined our team in December of 2010. Originally part of our staff on Kingsway,…

    Receptionists

  • Dayna

    Receptionist

    Dayna is our second longest running staff member having joined our team in 1994. Her…
  • Dianna

    Receptionist

    With great enthusiasm Dianna joined our reception team because of her love for animals. …
  • Jocelyn

    Receptionist

    Jocelyn has always had a passion for all kinds of animals whether it is our beloved…
  • Marissa

    Receptionist

    Marissa joined our office in November 2005, and we are so lucky to have her. Her smile…
  • Monica

    Receptionist

    A graduate of Granville Business College's Veterinary Assistant program, Monica began at…
  • Sonia

    Receptionist

    Another graduate of the Douglas VOA program, Sonia also had her practicum at our office. …
  • Stephanie

    Receptionist

    Stephanie started working at South Burnaby Veterinary Hospital as a receptionist in April…

    Veterinary Assistants

  • Becky

    Veterinary Assistant

    In the summer of 2014 Becky joined the South Burnaby team.  Having started her career in…
  • Emilee

    Veterinary Assistant

    Emilee graduated from Granville Business College's VOA program and did her practicum here…
  • Kim

    Veterinary Assistant

    Another graduate of Granville Business College, Kim joined us at the beginning of 2005.…
  • Madeline

    Veterinary Assistant

    Madeline's love and interest in caring for animals began at a very early age. Her visits…
  • Sheri

    Veterinary Assistant

    Sheri started working at South Burnaby Vet as our groomer in 2002. Being in the clinic…