Frances Acevedo, DVM

Medical Director

Dr. Frances Acevedo is originally from Ponce, Puerto Rico. She received her undergraduate degree in Animal Science from UC...

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Frances Acevedo, DVM

Medical Director

Dr. Frances Acevedo is originally from Ponce, Puerto Rico. She received her undergraduate degree in Animal Science from UC Davis and her DVM degree from Kansas State University in 2010. She shares her home with a pug mix named Scrappy and a crazy Vizsla named Reagan. In her free time she enjoys traveling, going to Crossfit, and taking her Vizsla to agility classes.

Keunhong Lee, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Keunhong Lee was born and raised in South Korea. He studied at Kyungpook National University and earned his D.V....

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Keunhong Lee, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Keunhong Lee was born and raised in South Korea. He studied at Kyungpook National University and earned his D.V.M. degree in 2013. After serving 2 years in the military, he practiced small animal medicine at leading hospitals and clinics for 4 years. Meanwhile he completed Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates Certification Program (ECFVG) and received a California veterinarian license. He enjoys every aspect of veterinary medicine with an emphasis in preventative medicine, internal medicine and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Lee has a 4 year old Japanese Spitz. In his spare time, he enjoys exploring new places and restaurants with his wife. He also enjoys watching UFC, soccer and Netflix.

Joseph Lan, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Lan has been part of our team for many years! Before starting veterinary school at Western University of Health ...

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Joseph Lan, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Lan has been part of our team for many years! Before starting veterinary school at Western University of Health Sciences in 2013, Dr. Lan was working as a technician at our flagship location, Bixby Animal Clinic. Once Dr. Lan graduated in 2017, he returned to our Bixby location and later joined the Lincoln Animal Hospital team! Dr Lan specializes in small animals but has an interest in working with exotic animals in the future!

Paul Cechner, DVM

Mobile surgery specialist Paul Cechner, D.V.M, D.A.C.V.S. takes care of our hospital’s more complicated surgery cases, as he does for several hospit...

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Paul Cechner, DVM

Mobile surgery specialist Paul Cechner, D.V.M, D.A.C.V.S. takes care of our hospital’s more complicated surgery cases, as he does for several hospitals in our community. He graduated from Veterinary School in 1973 from the University of Illinois and completed his surgical residency in 1976 at Purdue, where he stayed on as an Assistant Professor of Surgery through 1983. When he is not involved in the surgical treatment of the pets of the Los Angeles area, his animal family of five cats keeps him busy at home.

Christin Lee, DVM

Dr. Christin Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to California when she was 10. She attended University of California, Los Angeles for her un...

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Christin Lee, DVM

Dr. Christin Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to California when she was 10. She attended University of California, Los Angeles for her undergraduate education, and continued her journey to become a veterinarian at the University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine. Her veterinary interests include behavior and soft tissue surgery. Outside of the clinic, Dr. Lee loves exploring different restaurants and watching Netflix while cuddling with her dog Eevee and drinking boba.

Cristal

Practice Manager

Cristal joined our team in 2015, when she started at our flagship hospital, Bixby Animal Clinic. She completed her veter...

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Cristal

Practice Manager

Cristal joined our team in 2015, when she started at our flagship hospital, Bixby Animal Clinic. She completed her veterinary assistant course work through ROP in 2011 and worked as a Veterinary Assistant at another clinic. Cristal started her career with us as a receptionist at Bixby Animal Clinic before moving on to Lakewood Pet Vet to become Front Office Manager. With years of experience, she is able to use her expertise to help manage our hospital, Lincoln Animal Clinic. Cristal has 3 pet conures and enjoys gardening and spending time outdoors with her family and son.

Marcella

Operations Manager

Marcella started with us on August 2015 as a technician and is now our manager. She started in the animal field back in...

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Marcella

Operations Manager

Marcella started with us on August 2015 as a technician and is now our manager. She started in the animal field back in 2008 and in 2011 became a registered vet nurse. On her free time, she enjoys hiking and gardening. She lives locally with her partner and her furry babies (2 dogs and 1 cat). Marcella has bottle fed kittens in the past and found amazing homes of all the kittens. Her best interests in the field include surgeries especially dentistry.

Lori

Office Manager

Lori has extensive customer service experience and this is her first job in the veterinary field. She enjoys being able to c...

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Lori

Office Manager

Lori has extensive customer service experience and this is her first job in the veterinary field. She enjoys being able to communicate with pet owners and is happiest when she is able to help them out. She plans on going back to school soon to further advance her career in this field. In her free time, Lori enjoys exploring new places with her daughter Jaimie, who is also an animal lover. They have a bearded dragon named Spyro.

Elisa

Tech Supervisor

Elisa has been with our hospital since 2014. She has attended Heritage College and is working on finishing her education. In...

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Elisa

Tech Supervisor

Elisa has been with our hospital since 2014. She has attended Heritage College and is working on finishing her education. In spare time Elisa enjoys hiking, dancing and learning different languages. She is the proud owner of 3 dogs named Lucky, Molly and Napoleon Dynamite.