Introducing Mairin, our helper-extraordinaire! Using her degree as Veterinary Office Assistant as a stepping stone towards becoming a Veterinary Technician, Mairin has big plans. Until then, she is a roll-your-sleeves and get to work type of girl! Whether it's preparing patients or equipment for surgeries, cleaning up after procedures or taking on projects, she is a busy bee never shying away from a challenge.
At home, her 2 cats, Peach & Daisy help her study and keep her company.
Meet Jennifer, the newest addition to our team filling our newest position of Pharmacy Assistant. Dedicated to helping our doctors dispense prescriptions, Jennifer has a eye for detail and a passion for helping our team and our patients. Having recently moved from Alberta, Jennifer's family includes her Cocker Spaniel - Pepper, who pushes her to go hiking, boating and spend all their free time enjoying the beauty our city has to offer.
Dr. Steve WilsonVeterinarian
Our fearless leader, Dr. Wilson is the proud owner of Lakeshore Animal Clinic. With 25+ years of experience in all aspects of veterinary medicine, he proudly upholds our mission statement: 'Caring for pets and their people with skill and compassion'.
Dr. Wilson thrives in the dynamic realm of general practice with its wide range of cases. His true reward lies in providing relief to his geriatric patients and helping alleviate pet allergy symptoms which are so prevalent now a day.
Dr. Wilson also embraces his love for reading, indulges in exhilarating dirt-biking adventures, and cherishes every opportunity to immerse himself in the great outdoors with his family.
With Dr. Wilson's commitment, skill, and compassion setting the standard for the highest quality of veterinary services, you can entrust your furry companions with us, knowing that they are in the care of a true advocate for their well-being.
The dynamic force behind our clinic operations, Debbie shares an impressive 30-year career in corporate management. With her expertise in HR, technology, and financial operations, she ensures that our clinic runs like a well-oiled machine. She's not just about crunching numbers and managing logistics. Her favorite part of the day is putting patients and parents at ease with her warm and welcoming nature.
With Debbie at the helm, her wealth of experience, dedication, and love for our furry friends ensure we continue to provide the outstanding care and attention our patients and their owners have come to expect.
Introducing Dr. Krystin, our globe-trotting veterinarian with a passion for providing exceptional care to our furry friends. Originally from North Vancouver, Dr. Krystin embarked on an exciting journey to Budapest, Hungary, where she earned her degree from the University of Veterinary Medicine five years ago. Her thirst for adventure led her to spend the first three years of her practice in Ireland and the U.K., gaining valuable experience along the way.
Dr. Krystin recently relocated to Kelowna and is embracing the beauty of our city. Her loyal canine companion, Fray is often by her side.
With her diverse background and love for animals, Dr. Krystin is a valuable addition to our team. Her commitment to providing top-notch veterinary care, combined with her worldly experiences, allows her to approach each case with a unique perspective. So, whether it's routine check-ups or complex medical issues, rest assured that your beloved pets are in capable and caring hands under Dr. Krystin's expertise.
Say hello to Kiana, our hero in scrubs! With two years of invaluable experience under her belt, Kiana brings a wealth of knowledge, a helpful attitude, and an infectious enthusiasm that captivates both humans and animals alike. Her drive for excellence knows no bounds as she embarks on her next adventure, starting online school to become a Registered Veterinary Technician.
Whether she's assisting in examinations, providing comfort to nervous patients, or lending a helping hand preparing for surgeries, her contributions make a real difference in the lives of our furry friends.
Keep an eye out for this remarkable over-achiever—you won't be disappointed!
Our cheerful and welcoming front-end assistant Denise will brighten your day with her friendly voice and helpful advice. Animals hold a special place in her heart, especially those with special needs. Atari, her Mini Dachshund mix is her latest rescue to steal her heart. When Denise isn't busy managing our reception needs, you'll find her enjoying the great outdoors, indulging in her love for fishing and camping. She's a true nature enthusiast with a heart full of love for animals.