This is our amazing DVM, Doctor Sran. Dr. Sran has earned his degree in veterinary medicine in 1991 and completed his ECFVG internship in 1995 at the University of Minnesota. After working with CFIA and as a locum veterinarian, Dr. Sran set up ALLWEST ANIMAL HOSPITAL in July of 1997 as a full-service companion animal hospital with a special interest in surgery and dentistry. In 2002 he completed an advanced course in dental restorations. He also completed intensive courses in advanced orthopedic surgery certified by Ohio State University/AO-ASIF which allowed him to perform all kinds of simple or complicated fracture repairs and corrective osteotomy like TPLO, TPO, & TTA. Dr. Sran is a member in good standing with the Veterinary Orthopedic Society which allows him to keep up to date with the latest techniques in orthopedics and traumatology. In June 2009 he had certification in Total Hip Replacement by Helica Hip System Ltd. He also does a wide range of soft tissue surgeries including advanced eye surgeries like corneal grafts and cataract extraction.
He is a member of Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, British Columbia Veterinary Medical Association, Washington State Veterinary Medical Association and Veterinary Orthopedic Society of North America which allows him to keep up to date with the latest diagnosis and treatment techniques in companion animals.
He also completed a certificate in small animal ultrasound in 2007 and has been doing ultrasound exams in dogs and cats since then. Dr. Sran keeps himself updated by attending the continuing education programs so that he can deliver the best possible care available, to his patients and clients. He also gained advance knowledge in animal psychology.
Dr. Sran lives with his family in East Abbotsford and spends his free time in charitable work, Teaching/Doing meditation, exploring spirituality and traveling.
This is Doctor Chatrath, our associate veterinarian. Dr. Chatrath graduated from PAU in India in 1984 and has been working for us for three years. In his spare time, he plays tennis, goes to yoga classes and is a keen photographer!
This is Natalie with one of her gorgeous sons, Miloh. Natalie joined the Allwest team in December 2017, a dream as she always wanted to work with animals! Outside of work she enjoys going to gym, reading, cooking and spending time with her feline son Elliot.
This is Mama. She came to us after Dr. Sran found her pregnant at the temple. She is, in fact, the mummy to our other clinic kitty, Edgar. In her spare time, she enjoys cuddling up into cardboard boxes. Here she is after her recent spay surgery! She has recovered nicely but was a bit upset that even the clinic cats have to wear cones.
This is our wonderful VOA Sabrina, with her horse Seb. Sabrina qualified in 2015 from UFV Chilliwack and joined us in 2016. In her spare time, she enjoys horse riding and hanging out with loved ones. Sabrina also has a black cat named Salem. Some say Sabrina the Teenage Witch was actually inspired by her life…
This is Kylee, our amazing Veterinary Office Assistant. Kylee completed her VOA course at West Coast College in 2014 and has been working for us ever since. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking and horse riding. Here she is with her two beauties Jazz and Pia. She also has two cats called Stewie and Ollie.
This is Laurène, our UK-imported Veterinary Assistant. She moved to Abbotsford in June and has been working for us since July 2018. She loves all things animal! On her days off she enjoys hiking and baking – the staff here often get to sample her baked treats!