Dr. Patrick Pierson draws on his deep experience in small animal medicine to provide exceptional preventative and surgical care for his clients. Originally from Paris, Dr. Pierson earned his doctorate in veterinary medicine from Ross University. Since graduating he has focused on dogs, cats, pocket pets and rabbits, with a special interest in dentistry, soft-tissue surgery and internal medicine. Dr. Pierson enjoys playing soccer, gardening and traveling – especially to visit family and friends in France. He lives in Berkeley with his wife, daughter, their three-legged Griffon, Ginger, and mischievous kitty, Gale. Dr. Pierson looks forward to seeing you at CVC soon.
Dr. Lee has focused her career on treating companion animals, including cats, dogs and pocket pets. An East Coast native, she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Tufts University in Massachusetts. After graduating from veterinary school she completed an intensive specialty internship for training in small animal general practice, emergency, internal medicine and surgery, before moving to the Bay Area in 2014 where she has been practicing ever since. She is USDA accredited and issues both domestic and international travel health certificates. In her free time Dr. Lee is an avid hiker and traveler. When she isn’t busy exploring the West Coast, she likes to relax at home with her fiancé and four rescue kitties.
Dr. Nimisha Verma received her veterinary degree from Maharashtra Animal and Fishery Sciences University, India, and completed further credentials as outlined by AVMA from Oklahoma State University. Dr. Verma grew up having pet dogs and caring for stray animals all through. She realized being a veterinarian was the best way to help animals at an early age and made that her goal. As a General Practitioner, Dr. Verma especially enjoys new pet wellness exams and is happy to share the family’s excitement about bringing in a new member. She has a special interest in internal medicine, pain management, preventive care, and alternate medicine. Outside work, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, sports, and catching up with the latest movies and shows.