Heather Fetzner, DVM — Chief of Staff
Originally from Rochester, New York, our Chief of Staff Dr. Heather Fetzner has always had a strong passion for animals of all kinds. She began her studies at the State University of New York at Brockport, completing a BS degree in Biology and Minor in Chemistry in 2005. After being accepted to Purdue University's School of Veterinary Medicine, she successfully earned her DVM degree in 2010.
While attending Purdue, Dr. Fetzner was honored with the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) Award for Clinical Excellence in Cardiology and inducted into the Society of Phi Zeta, the National Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine.
Lindsay Sardina, DVM
Dr. Lindsay Sardina was born and raised in Perry, New York. She received a Bachelor of Science degree with a Minor in Art History from Canisius College in 2006. In 2010, she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the beautiful Caribbean island of St. Kitts.
After obtaining her veterinary degree, Dr. Sardina moved back to Western New York where she has worked as a small animal veterinarian for the last six years before coming to Lancaster Small Animal Hospital in 2015. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine with a special interest in surgery, dentistry and pain management.
Catherine Alsford, DVM
Dr. Catherine Alsford received an undergraduate degree from Canisius College and a DVM degree from Ontario Veterinary College. She double majored in biology and animal behavior, ecology and conservation (ABEC) with a minor in anthrozoology. After graduating, Dr. Alsford lived in South Africa for three months (she loves traveling!).
Dr. Alsford enjoys all aspects of general veterinary medicine, but her favorite part is building relationships with clients and their pets. She grew up here and is excited to be enjoying everything the area has to offer.
At home, Dr. Alsford has three dogs, three cats, and a parrot. Outside of work, she enjoys going on hikes and bike rides with her husband, Robbie. Dr. Alsford also enjoys cooking and spending time with family and friends.