Our Team


Our caring and compassionate veterinary team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Melrose Veterinary Hospital in Vista, CA! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at 760-727-5151 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

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    Veterinarian / Practice Owner

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    Dr. Paul Richieri

    DVM, MS, APC, Practice Owner

    Dr. Richieri graduated from the University of California, Davis, School of Veterinary…


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    Dr. Mary Gibbs

    DVM, MS

    Dr. Gibbs is a 1987 graduate of Auburn University, School of Veterinary Medicine. She has…
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    Dr. Kristie Watanabe


    Dr. Watanabe obtained her bachelors degree in Biology at Occidental College in Los Angeles…
  • Dr. Puja Buch

    Dr. Puja Buch


    Dr. Buch, originally from Mumbai, India, became a Cincinnati resident with her family as a…


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    Lana Jackson


    Lana has been with Melrose Veterinary Hospital since 1994. She really enjoys interacting…