Get to know our amazing veterinary team!
Our veterinarians are locally grown, originating from the Berkeley and East Bay area. We are all passionate about contributing to their local East Bay community. Whether you live in Albany, Berkeley, El Cerrito, Kensington, Richmond, Emeryville, Oakland, or the surrounding areas, you will find five of the best veterinarians in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our team members are pet lovers, and many have pets of their own. Each one brings their sensitivity and compassion to care for your pets like their own.
Dr. Erica Gurley
Dr. Gurley's Bio
Dr. Erica Gurley graduated from the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2002. She spent one year at Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, where she completed an internship. In 2003, she returned to the Bay Area, where she was raised, and she joined Codornices Veterinary Clinic in 2010.
Dr. David Grant
Dr. Grant's Bio
Dr. David Grant graduated from the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 1993. Following graduation, David worked in small and mixed animal practices in various locations in California, including the eastern Sierra town of Bridgeport. David also spent one year in a small animal surgical internship in West Los Angeles.
Dr. Grant joined Codornices Veterinary Clinic in 2004. David lives in El Cerrito with his wife Astrid, their two children Emma and Ben, David’s faithful friend Ruby (a terrier mix), his boisterous puppy Tilly (a terrier mix), Astrid’s loyal guardian Munchie (a Poodle-Chihuahua mix), David’s 18-year-old cat Haley, and three pet chickens, Sunshine, Tootsie, and Lucky Duck.
Dr. Andrew Lie
Dr. Lie's Bio
Veterinarian, Diplomate of the American Board Of Veterinary Practitioners – Canine and Feline Practice
Dr. Lie joined Codornices Veterinary Clinic full time in 2019. Prior to that, he had practiced in San Francisco and San Rafael since 2006, when his wife and he relocated to the Bay Area from Minneapolis. He graduated from the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2002 and completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at the University of Tennessee. In 2018, he successfully completed the requirements to maintain his credentials as a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (ABVP), specializing in canine and feline practice. Dr. Lie has a strong interest in all aspects of veterinary medicine, especially infectious disease, endocrinology, dermatology, dentistry, soft-tissue surgery, and those fiendish international health certificates. He also collaborates with other specialists in our area. Dr. Lie lives with his wife, a three-legged cat named Nigel, and a mostly well-behaved San Jose street dog Kaweah. In his free time, he can be found running on the local trails, backpacking in the Sierra and beyond, or cooking and backing in the kitchen.
Dr. Regina Yoo
Dr. Yoo's Bio
Dr. Adrienne Bentley
Dr. Bentley's Bio
Dr. Adrienne Bentley graduated from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. She continued her veterinary training at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, completing a large animal internship and medicine residency, and became board-certified in large animal internal medicine. After moving to California to be closer to her family, she made the transition into small animal practice.
Dr. Bentley grew up in Berkeley and is happy to be back in the Bay Area and working at Codornices Veterinary Clinic, where her own pets were patients before she became a veterinarian herself. She lives in the East Bay with her husband and two young children and has a cattle dog mix named Beckham.
Donna Nagahisa, RVT
Marjorie Mendez, RVT
Shelby Scolari, RVT
Compassionate care for the pets of Albany, CA and the surrounding communities
At Codornices Veterinary Clinic, we're committed to improving the health and quality of life for your cherished pet. We're dedicated to your pet's wellness and will be here for you when you need us most.