About Us

Meet the Central Animal Hospital team!

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Kristen Vizena

Kristen Vizena

Practice Manager

Kristen is our Practice Manager. She grew up locally, with a strong love for animals that just could not be ignored. Kristen got her first job in veterinary medicine at the age of 16 years old and has never looked back. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business management and is currently furthering her college education to earn her master’s degree.

She absolutely loves the bond created with our patients and clients, as well as working with a team that shares the same values as her. Kristen is passionate about continuing to bring exceptional care to our patients and client service to our beloved community.

Kristen always keeps in mind the experience she would want to receive with her own three dogs when caring for yours. She looks forward to meeting all of you and getting to know your fur babies!

Emily Moon

Emily Moon

Client Service Representative

Emily is one of our amazing Client Service Representatives! You will recognize her immediately when you’re greeted by her warm smile and bubbly personality.

Emily grew up locally and has spent most of her life surrounded by animals, mainly working with horses. Emily has a background in the dental field. However, she is thrilled to be pursuing her passion for working with animals! She is also working to complete her associate degree.

She has many hobbies, most of which encompass being outdoors. She spends most of her time at the barn with her horse or at home with her bird, dog, and guinea pig. Emily has also spent time volunteering for the Service Dog Project.

Emily looks forward to meeting you all and all of your four-legged babies!

Alycia Wheeler

Alycia Wheeler

Veterinary Technician Supervisor

Alycia is our Veterinary Technician Supervisor. She has over 10 years of experience in the veterinary industry with focuses on exotics and large and small animals, as well as surgery and practice management. She speaks feline and canine fluently.

Alycia loves spending time with her daughter Abriella, as well as her three kitties and two dogs: Odie the Maltese and Charlie the Golden Retriever.

Outside of work, Alycia enjoys kayaking, hiking, car racing, NASCAR, and all things science! Biology, chemistry, and psychology are some of her faves.

Rebecca White

Rebecca White

Veterinary Technician

Becca is one of our Veterinary Technicians here at Central Animal Hospital. After high school, she decided to apply to the animal care program at North Shore Community College. She earned her associate’s degree after just two years. While in school, she worked at a doggie daycare facility and volunteered for a German Shepherd rescue. It was there where she found her passion and knew she wanted to get into the veterinary field.

Becca plans on starting school in the fall to become a Certified Veterinary Technician. She lives locally with her two cats Oreo and Cookie. In her spare time she enjoys the gym and spending time with the pets she pet sits for.

Our favorite thing about Becca is how she lights up when she is around our patients. She truly loves what she does and looks forward to meeting all of you and your fur babies!

Carolyn Joggi

Carolyn Joggi

Client Service Representative

Carolyn is one of the smiling faces you will see at the front desk here at Central! She began her career here in 2003 and has been ensuring our clients and patients are well taken care of ever since. Carolyn lives locally with her husband, her cat Denny and her cockatiel Sydney. She has two children, Oliver and Daniela. In her spare time Carolyn is an avid tennis player and also enjoys traveling and baking. She looks forward to seeing you and your pet at their next appointment!

Compassionate care for the pets of Stoneham, MA and beyond.

Central Animal Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital, providing quality care to dogs and cats for over 30 years. You can count on us to be there for you and your pets when you need us most.

Contact Info

Hours

Mon - Fri: 8 am - 6 pm
Sat - Sun: Closed

Location

109 Central Street
Stoneham, MA 02180
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