Meet Our Team!

Meet the caring and compassionate staff of Maple Ridge Veterinary Hospital. Our team is dedicated to the health and well-being of your pet.

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Dr. Paula Bedford

Veterinarian

Dr. Bedford received her BSc in Biology from Simon Fraser University and then went on to get her...

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Dr. Marielle Tremblay

Veterinarian

Dr. Tremblay has been practicing in Maple Ridge since graduating from the University of...

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Dr. Roger Kocheff

Veterinarian (Retired)

A graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College, Dr. Kocheff started his professional career in...

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Dr. Laura Gold

Veterinarian

Dr. Gold received her BSc in Zoology from the University of British Columbia...

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Dr. Cristian Tugui

Veterinarian

Dr. Tugui (pronounced Toog-wee), originally from Romania, immigrated to Canada...

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Dr. Nicole Andrews

Veterinarian

If you’ve been to MRVH on a Saturday, you’ve likely met Dr. Nicole Andrews...

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Suzanne

Office Manager

Suzanne has worked in the veterinary field for over 20 years as a volunteer, veterinary assistant...

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Julie Morse-Elliott

Hospital Coordinator/RVT

Julie graduated from St. Clair College in Windsor, Ontario in 1996. She then worked between...

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Hilary

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Hilary started at MRVH as a volunteer in August 2000 and in 2002 she moved to Kamloops...

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Hayley

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Hayley began volunteering at MRVH in 2011 to gain experience in the veterinary profession...

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Sherie

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Sherie attended Thompson Rivers University where she completed the Animal Health...

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Emily

Registered Veterinary Technologist

Emily began at MRVH as a volunteer in May of 2013 and was hired as a Veterinary Office Assistant...

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Kelsey

Veterinary Office Assistant

Kelsey went to Thompson Rivers University and completed the Animal Health Technology...

Rena

Veterinary Office Assistant

Rena graduated from the Veterinary Office Assistant program at the Granville Business...

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Paige

Veterinary Office Assistant

Paige is a Veterinary Office Assistant who graduated from Douglas College in 2014. Paige has...

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Katelyn

Veterinary Office Assistant

Katelyn started volunteering in at the Maple Ridge Veterinary Hospital in July 2016 and then was...

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Katella

Veterinary Office Assistant

Katella completed the Veterinary Assistant program at Sprott Shaw College in October 2017...

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Emma

Veterinary Office Assistant

Emma completed the Veterinary Office and Assistant of Care program at Douglas College in March of 2018...

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Carly

Receptionist

Carly joined the MRVH team in late 2016 after making the switch from dog daycare & training...

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Caroline

Receptionist

Caroline joined the MRVH reception team part time in early 2016 while finishing her degree in...

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Kayleigh

Receptionist

Kayleigh joined our receptionist team at MRVH in May of 2018. Kayleigh loves interacting with clients and...

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Kerry

Receptionist

Kerry began working at Maple Ridge Veterinary Hospital in February of 2018. Her obvious love for animals...

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