VCA Paradise Valley Emergency Animal Hospital

Veterinary Support

  • Certified Veterinary Technician

    Tracy Marinas

    Tracy is from California and has been in the veterinary field since 2012. She enjoys helping animals because they can't help themselves. In her free time, Tracy enjoys off roading in her Jeep with her family, watching movies, and cooking. Tracy has a "Heinz 57" breed dog named Bruno.

  • Technician

    Gina Amentler

    Gina is from Arizona and has been in the veterinary field for 3 years. What Gina enjoys most about her job is being able to help dogs and cats. Outside of work Gina enjoys arts and crafts, fitness, and spending time with friends and family.

    Gina shares her home with a Chihuahua named Dog Meat, a cat named Melvin, a Shepard Mix named Grace, and Ophelia the Rat Terrier.

  • Technician

    Jessica Bear

    Jess is from New Orleans and has been in the veterinary field for 8 years. What she loves most about the veterinary professional is the satisfaction she gets from providing the best nursing care possible to sick and injured pets. Her hobbies outside of work include hiking, yoga, studying metaphysical subjects, and Vedic astrology.

  • Technician

    Isabella Berrey

    Isabella started working in the veterinary field over 2 years ago, but has always had a passion for helping animals. When she was little she wanted to be a Veterinarian; Isabella used to work in a pet store before becoming a technician, and even has some experience with equine medicine.

    Isabella's hobbies include riding horses, training dogs, photography, reading, and spending quality time with her son. She has a small zoo at home; horses, dogs, chickens, a rat, a bird, snakes, and a lizard. Isabella loves animals and wouldn't change her career path for anything.

  • Technician

    Marissa Nemeth

    Marissa is originally from Oceanside, California and has been in the veterinary field since 2011. She loves pit bulls.

    Marissa loves to cook, take care of her kids, animals and watch movies. She loves working in the veterinary field because she gets to help animals who can't help themselves.

    Here at VCA PVEAH, she enjoys working in our positive environment and the team with which she is working.

    Oustide of work, Marissa is a movie buff, especially anything from the 1980's and 1990's!

  • Technician

    Rachele Sherman

    Rachele is from Michigan and has been in the veterinary field for 7 years. In her free time, Rachele enjoys riding motorcycles and hiking with her husband and her Queensland Heeler, Rowdy. What Rachele enjoys the most about being a technician is working with the pets and their owners.


General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care

Emergency Care


VCA Paradise Valley Emergency Animal Hospital

6969 E. Shea Blvd, Ste 150
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 991-1845

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 We are open:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 5pm - 8am and from Friday 5pm until Monday at 8am.

Open 24 hours on Saturdays, Sundays, and all holidays.


If we are closed, you can also contact:

VCA Animal Referral and Emergency Center of Arizona

1648 North Country Club Drive

Mesa, AZ 85201

Phone: 480-898-0001