Ridgemont Animal Hospital

4200 West Ridge Road
Rochester, NY 14626





Licensed Veterinary Technician

Bridget, Licensed Veterinary Technician, joined our team in June 2007. She has been a licensed tech since 1998.  She earned her tech degree at SUNY Delhi then transferred and graduated from SUNY Oswego with a B.S. in Zoology.  Over the years she has worked with small animals, exotic pets, wildlife, and emergency medicine.  At home, Bridget and her husband, Jason, are kept busy with their 3 children; Bella, Elijah, and Danielle; their 4 cats; Prince, Spiderman, Oliver, and Rocket; their 3 Guinea Pigs; Sam, Dean, and John, and their dogs, Charlie, a King Charles Cavalier Spaniel and Frankie, a hound mix. 


Veterinary Receptionist

We welcome Melissa to the Ridgemont family! She joined us November 2016 as one of our receptionists. She comes to us with a varied background.  She resides in North Chili with her husband; Duane, their 3 sons; Elijah, Adison, and Maxwell, along with their dog, Rio and their cat, Dusty. Melissa enjoys reading and loves to go hiking and camping with her family. Her kind and caring nature makes a great asset to our veterinary team!


Veterinary Receptionist


 Erin has been with the Ridgemont family as one of our receptionists since August 2013. She comes to us with a variety of experiences and a genuine compassion for all pets and the families that take care of them. At home, Erin cares for her son, Jackson, their 2 cats, Juniper and Sawyer, and their tortoise, Roger. In her free time, Erin enjoys spending time with her family and friends and enjoying the great out doors.


Licensed Veterinary Technician

We welcome Kayla as she joins our team this January 2016 as one of our Licensed Veterinary Technicians. She is a 2014 graduate of Genesee Community College, where she earned her degree in Veterinary Technology. Prior to working in the field as a LVT over the last year, Kayla worked at Springdale Farm gaining all kinds of experience with the different kinds of animals there. Kayla also enjoys spending time with her many furry family members. At home she cares for her 2 dogs, Sven, a Newfoundland mix, and Lilo, a Great Pyrenees mix, and her 2 Guinea Pigs; Patches and Brownie. In her free time, Kayla likes going to the gym, photography, and being with her family and friends. Kayla is a fast learner and is doing an excellent job! We are beyond thrilled to have her as a member of our Ridgemont family!


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Michelle started with us as one of our licensed veterinary technicians in May 2019. She grew up in Franklinville, NY and later attended and graduated from the Veterinary Technology Program at Medaille College in Buffalo, NY. Michelle recently moved to Spencerport with her husband, Mike and their son, Joey. At home she cares for her 2 dogs Cassie, a Husky/Lab mix, and Bailey, a Husky, along with her 2 cats, Moe and Rollene. In her free time, Michelle enjoys listening to music, being outdoors, going fun places with her family, and plants and flowers. Her kind and caring nature and great sense of humor has definitely made her an asset to our team! We are honored to have Michelle as part of the Ridgemont family!


Veterinary Technician

Melanie joined our team in June 2019 as a Veterinary Technician. She is a recent graduate of the Veterinary Technology Program at Iowa Community College. Melanie has family scattered across the country from Pennsylvania to Wisconsin and now resides in Irondequoit. At home, she cares for her Sheltie, Nellie, her Rottweiler, Quincy, and her cat, Zeus. In her down time, Melanie enjoys working out at the gym and drawing. Melanie is a fast learner and takes great initiative making her a great addition to the Ridgemont team!



Alyssa joined the Ridgemont family as one of our part time kennel attendants in February of 2018 and as of April 2020 has moved on to take the full time kennel/maintenance/assistant position. She has been a valued asset to the team and we couldn't be happier to have her take on this new position! Alyssa is set to graduate this May from her studies at MCC in photography. Among her many experiences and talents, Alyssa is very artistically gifted and her compassion and kindness with animals really brings all who are around her such joy. At home, Alyssa cares for her little chihuahua, Bella.