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 she is kept busy with her husband, Jason, and their 3 children; Bella, Elijah, and Danielle; their 3 cats, Prince, Spiderman, and Oliver; and their dog, Charlie, a King Charles Cavalier Spaniel.


Veterinary Receptionist

'book antiqua', palatino, serif; font-size: 14ptWe 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!


Kennel Attendant 


We welcome Kirsti to the Ridgemont family as of March 2017. She started with us a part time Kennel attendant and has since become our full time kennel attendant.  Kirsti grew up on a horse farm surrounded by all sorts of animals big and small. She comes to us with a wealth of experience and compassion. She was originally going to school for teaching but has since decided to follow her heart and get more into the veterinary field. at home, Kirsti cares for Dude, her "fur-son" as she calls him, a yorkie/pug/pomeranian mix. When she isn't working, Kirsti enjoys horseback riding, exercising, and spending time outdoors. We are delighted to have her join us.


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. She has 2 dogs, Sven, a Newfoundland mix, and Lilo, a Great Pyrenees mix, and a rabbit named Angel. 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 welcome her to our Ridgemont family!


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Jen started with us July of 2017 as one of our veterinary technicians. She is from the small town of Peshtigo, Wisconsin where she gratuated from high school in 2014. Upon graduation, Jen decided to move to New York and study Biology at SUNY Geneseo and then later transferred to Alfred State College where she earned her degree in Veterinary Technology in May of 2017.  In Jen's free time she enjoys reading and spending time with her furry family members, Skylar; her Shiba Inu mix, and her two chinchillas; Fifi and Evee. Her kind and caring nature has definitely made her an asset to our team! We are honored to have Jen as part of the Ridgemont family!


Licensed Veterinary Technician

Erin joined the Ridgemont team April of 2018. She is a 2011 graduate of Medaille College earning her degree in Veterinary Technology. She is the proud mother of her 2 young sons, Brantley and Garrett. Erin also cares for her 2 dogs; Jake, a German Shepherd, and Yuma, Australian Shepherd/Chow mix, and her 3 cats; Rowdy, Paisley, and Blaze. When Erin is not at work she loves spending time with her sons, riding horses, and four wheeling and snowmobiling. Erin's calm and kind demeanor is a wonderful addition to the Ridgemont family and we are thrilled to have her!