Our Veterinarians

Dr. Jennifer Balaban is a doctor in our emergency medicine service. She is holding a long-haired black and tan dog in her arms.
Jennifer Balaban
BVM&S
Emergency Medicine
Jennifer Balaban
BVM&S
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Photo coming soon.
Erin Burdette
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Erin Burdette
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Erin Burdette enjoys all aspects of emergency medicine.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA San Francisco Veterinary Specialists, CA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, Stanford University, CA
Dr. Burdette is a fan of hiking, climbing, road biking, cooking and baking. Her Italian greyhound Ella loves snuggling.
Dr. Erika Gebhard is a a doctor in our rehabilitation service. She is holding a brown and white wire-haired dog.
Erika Gebhard
DVM, CVA, CCRT
Rehabilitation
Erika Gebhard
DVM, CVA, CCRT
Rehabilitation
Servicing Locations
Dr. Erika Gebhard is passionate about shelter medicine, preventive healthcare and integrative medicine. She has worked with the San Francisco SPCA, Coastal Holistic Complimentary Veterinary Services, and continues to volunteer her time at Muttville Senior Dog Rescue in San Francisco.
  • Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist, Canine Rehabilitation Institute, Wellington FL
  • Certified in Veterinary Acupuncture, Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine, Reddick FL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of California, Santa Cruz
Dr. Gebhard is a supporter of family, education and the environment. She enjoys jogging and watching action movies with her husband and kids in the calm confines of her home. The family has a dog and cat.
Dr. Alice Morassi is board certified in veterinary internal medicine. She is holding a large gray cat in her arms.
Alice Morassi
DVM, MS, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Alice Morassi
DVM, MS, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Alice Morassi has a number of clinical interests including coagulation, hematology, gastroenterology, immune-mediated diseases, nephrology and endocrinology.
  • Diplomate, American College of Internal Medicine – Small Animal
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Master of Science, Washington State University, Pullman
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Internship, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
Dr. Morassi is an avid reader of mystery books. She loves relaxing at the beach, exploring new places, and whenever possible, traveling back to Italy to visit family and friends and enjoy Italian food and wine.
Dr. Jennifer Sergeeff is board certified in veterinary internal medicine. Here she is holding a black and white tuxedo cat.
Jennifer Sergeeff
DVM, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Jennifer Sergeeff
DVM, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Kim Tong is board certified in small animal surgery.
Kim Tong
DVM, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Kim Tong
DVM, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Skilled in all aspects of surgery, Dr. Kim Tong’s particular interests include minimally invasive surgeries, especially abdominal scoping procedures and joining fractured bones.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons - Small Animal
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York City
  • Surgical Internship, Dallas Veterinary Surgical Centers, TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Physiology and Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego
Dr. Tong loves snowboarding, volleyball and eating his way through San Francisco. He and his wife have two children and two dogs.
Dr. Kathleen Tsimbas is a clinician in our oncology service.
Kathleen Tsimbas
BVSc
Oncology
Kathleen Tsimbas
BVSc
Oncology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Kathleen Tsimbas’ particular interests include treating round cell neoplasms, maintaining patient quality of life, and geriatric patient care because treatment for older pets is often complex and multidisciplinary.
  • Residency, Small Animal Medical Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Internship, Medical Oncology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Australia
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Western Sydney, Australia
Dr. Tsimbas enjoys going to new restaurants, breweries and art fairs. She has a Chihuahua mix named Chelsea who she admits is spoiled.
Photo coming soon.
Joseph Tumang
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Joseph Tumang
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines, Manila
Dr. Tumang and his wife like trying new restaurants, traveling and vacation cruises.
Dr. Rob West is a doctor in our emergency medicine service. He has a kitten on his shoulder.
Rob West
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Rob West
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
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