Ansonia Veterinary Hospital

Meet Our Veterinary Team

Meet the wonderful veterinarians and staff of Ansonia Veterinary Hospital. We take great pride in providing excellent care for your pets!

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Ansonia Veterinary Hospital

Meet Our Doctors

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Dr. Pooja Manjunath

Owner & Veterinarian

Dr. Pooja Manjunath graduated in May 2012 as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Michigan State University. She has followed in the footsteps of her father and grandfather in pursuit of her love for veterinary medicine. She is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association, Fairfield County Veterinary Medical Association and New Haven County Veterinary Medical Association. She began working under the guidance of her father at Ansonia Westfield Veterinary Hospital in June 2012. Her hobbies include dancing, tennis, volleyball, and travelling with family and friends whenever she gets the chance! She has two kitties at home named Bubbles and Fizzy whom she loves to pieces!

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Dr. Adam Stryjewski

Associate Veterinarian

Adam went to veterinary school at the Univeristy of Warmia and Mazury in Poland where he received his doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. He joined our practice as an associate officially in May of 2020. He is active in the Fairfield County Veterinary Medical Association, Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association, Polish Veterinary Medical Association and American Veterinary Medical Association. He has a dog named Remy at home who enjoys hiking with her dad. In his free time Adam enjoys staying active, hiking, running, biking, camping, fishing, volleyball, tennis, and driving on his motorcycle! Adam specializes in soft tissue surgery, dentistry, internal medicine and laser therapy and has been a wonderful addition to our team!

Dr. Manjunath Seetharaman

Dr. Manjunath Seetharaman

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Manjunath Seetharaman graduated in 1977 as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Madras Veterinary College. In 1979, he graduated with his Masters in Veterinary Theriogenology. He became an associate at Ansonia Westfield Veterinary Hospital in 1983, and bought the practice in 1987. He is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association, Fairfield County Veterinary Medical Association and New Haven County Veterinary Medical Association. He and his wife, Vinita, have been residents of Orange since 1984 and are the proud parents of two children, Pooja and Shiva Manjunath. Dr. Manj enjoys playing golf, tennis, and travelling in his free time.

Meet Our Staff

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Vinita Manjunath
Hospital Manager

Vinita joined Ansonia Westfield Veterinary Hospital and began working with her husband around 1987. She is the proud mother of her two children, Pooja and Shiva. In her free time she is an artist and an avid reader. We are proud to have her on our team!

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Jason Davis
Veterinary Technician

Jason is one of our veterinary technicians here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. He has been in the practice for a year and eight months and attended Ansonia High School. Jason takes pride in caring for the animals, keeping cleanliness of the hospital, assisting in surgeries, and learning new things in the field. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with friends and participating in sports.

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Justin Davis
Veterinary Technician

Justin is one of our veterinary technicians here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. He has been in the practice for about 8 months and attended Ansonia High School. Justin prides himself in caring for pets, creating a positive work environment, and having a positive attitude when it comes to clients and their pets. In his free time, he is an avid movie-goer, enjoys quality times with friends, taking walks with his dog, King, and stargazing.

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Shae Baker-Lobo
Veterinary Technician

Shae is one of our veterinary technicians here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. She has been in the practice for 2 months and attended the University of New haven with a Bachelors in Marine Biology. Shae prides herself in getting to learn all kinds of personalities of animals and creating special bonds. In her free time, she enjoys singing dancing, painting, and spending time with her friends and pets.

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Alissa Lee
Receptionist

Alissa is one of our receptionists here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. She has been in the practice for twenty years and attended Ansonia High School. She prides herself in creating a welcoming environment for clients and their pets as well as forming a professional bond. In her free time, she enjoys napping, and spending quality time with her son, Gabriel, friends, and her dog Vinny.

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Olivia Loughlin
Receptionist

Olivia is one of our receptionists here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. She has been in the practice for seven months and attended Naugy High School. Olivia prides herself in always putting animals first and the desire to constantly learn new things. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with Lola Bear, hanging out with family or friends, trying new restaurants, and shopping.

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Casey Miller
Veterinary Technician

Casey is one of our receptionists here at Ansonia Seymour Veterinary Hospital. She has been in the practice for two years and attended Housatonic Community College. Casey takes pride in making connections with clients and their pets, creating a positive and professional environment and taking great care of every pet that comes in. In her free time, she enjoys painting, learning new things about animals, relating with her cats, and cooking.

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Lynn Pellegrino

Receptionist

Lynn is the receptionist at Ansonia Westfield Veterinary Hospital and has been practicing fro four and a half years now. She prides herself in making sure clients and their pets have a welcoming and professional experience. She loves making connections with our clients and patients and guiding them with any knowledge she has from her time working with us. In her free time she loves spending quality time with her dog Fred, exploring new restaurants and breweries with her boyfriend and watching scary movies!

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Traci Brickett

Receptionist

Bio coming soon!