Thank you for your continued patience as we work to provide safe and efficient veterinary care during the COVID-19 pandemic. This is a challenging time, and we wouldn’t be here without your support.

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ABOUT US

MEET OUR VETERINARIANS

MEET OUR VETERINARIANS

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Dr. Sukhwinder Virk

DVM

Our animal hospital is lead by Dr. Sukhwinder Virk, who has been working as a veterinarian for Concord patients since 1998. He grew up on a farm in India and attended the Punjab Agricultural University School of Veterinary Medicine, as well as Purdue University in America, and has always been an advocate for animals in need. His thirty years working in our community shows his dedication and commitment to making a difference for our pets.

Prior to living in Concord, Dr. Virk specialized in emergency veterinary care in the Bay Area and Modesto, CA. He brings his expertise and compassion to every pet he cares for, especially. Dr. Virk, along with our team, believes in a gentle approach to veterinary care and always puts the needs of the animals before profit. We are proud to have the help of Dr. Freeman, along with our veterinary technicians and staff to help us achieve this goal.
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Dr. Freeman

DVM

Dr. Roark Freeman has been a lifelong resident of the East Bay. He grew up in Livermore and attended Cal State East Bay before attending UC Davis and receiving his BS and Doctorate degrees in Veterinary Medicine. Upon completion of Veterinary School Dr. Freeman worked briefly in a multi-doctor Veterinary Hospital in San Jose. He then founded a Veterinary hospital in Santa Clara and later, another in Union City. Dr. Freeman is also a Certified Veterinary Practice Manager.

Dr. Freeman’s practice interests include caring for his clients (he loves meeting new people and building relationships) as well as supporting the Human Animal Bond through prevention of illness and promotion of health and longevity in his canine, feline, avian and exotic patients.
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Dr. Sean Wells

BOARD-CERTIFIED SURGEON

Dr. Sean Wells graduated from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2004 after which he completed a 1-year general internship at Bay Area Veterinary Specialists followed by a 1-year surgical internship with Veterinary Surgical Associates. After his internships, Dr. Wells completed a 3-year residency in small animal surgery with Veterinary Surgical Associates and became board certified in 2010. Dr. Wells founded Northern California Veterinary Surgical in 2009. ​

Sean’s surgical interests include orthopedic and oncologic surgery with a special interest in minimally invasive techniques (arthroscopy / laparoscopy / thoracoscopy), reconstructive procedures, and joint replacement. He is currently one of the only surgeons in the state performing both standard and micro/nano hip replacements in dogs & cats. ​

Sean grew up in the mountains northeast of Ojai, California. He is a California licensed electrical contractor (C-10). He enjoys surfing, hockey, snowboarding, and any activity involving the water. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, and running Gilman Brewing Company (which he co founded with Dr. Sellmeyer in 2015).
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Dr. Timothy Sellmeyer, DVM

BOARD-CERTIFIED SURGEON

Dr. Timothy Sellmeyer obtained his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Missouri in 2002. He then completed a rotating small animal internship at Kansas State University in 2003. Immediately following his internship, Dr. Sellmeyer began his surgical residency at Mission MedVet in Mission, Kansas. After completion of his residency in 2006 he moved to the San Francisco Bay Area that same year as an associate surgeon with Veterinary Surgical Associates in Concord. He became board certified in small animal surgery in 2007, and started the Sage, Dublin surgical service in 2008. In 2018 he joined Northern California Veterinary Surgical.

Tim’s surgical interests include all orthopedic procedures, especially challenging fracture repairs, and joint surgery. He is a member of the Veterinary Orthopedic Society, attending their conference yearly. Tim also enjoys the placement of ureteral stents and subcutaneous ureteral bypass (SUBs) systems.

Tim grew up in Missouri, with his early childhood in St. Louis and later moved to Craig, MO where he attended High School. He enjoys traveling, hiking, brewing beer, and cheering for his Mizzou Tigers, St. Louis Cardinals, and St. Louis Blues.

MEET OUR TEAM

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Beth

Customer Service Rep

Beth’s Hobbies are singing karaoke and fostering animals.
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Shaena

Kennel Technician

Loves to fish and go for long walks with her sweet Lola.
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Lexi

Veterinary Assistant

Lexi loves to cook and has her own lip gloss business. Her greatest Was becoming the first of her family to graduate from college. She loves dogs and can’t get enough of them.
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Adrian

Customer Service Rep

Adrian has visited Disney park more than 60 times. He loves to study art and technology projects. His greatest accomplishment is getting his design degree.
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Felicia

Lead Registered Veterinary Technician and (Dr. Virk’s personal assistant)

Felicia’s greatest accomplishment was becoming a Registered Veterinary Technician. She has a beautiful warm heart and fosters animals for multiple nonprofit animal rescue services.
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Delinda

Lead Customer Service Rep

Delinda was a preschool teacher for 14 years. She has a love and passion for all things little animals and children.
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Shari

Registered Veterinary Technician

Shari loves deep-sea fishing.  She feels her best accomplishments are her children!!
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Alex

Veterinary Assistant

Greatest accomplishment is earning her veterinary assistant certificate!! She loves driving her lifter truck and riding horses.
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Bonnie

Registered Veterinary Technician

Bonnie’s greatest accomplishment is receiving her registered veterinary technician license in 1977. She is an accomplished dog handler who has competed at the top level in agility and working dogs. She also has accomplished horseback rider and learned how to ride with her grandpa on a sheep ranch.
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Daneen

Registered Veterinary Technician

She feels being an RVT and a mother are some of her greatest accomplishments!! She loves all animals big and small.
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Taylor

Office Manager

Taylor loves archery. She is an amazing foster mom to many orphaned animals. She has even bottle-fed squirrels before.
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Christy

Customer Service Representative

Christie’s favorite animals are lions. She loves watching Raiders football and playing poker when she’s not at work.
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Briana

Veterinary Assistant

Loves fishing and watching a good murder mystery. Cats are her favorite animals and she loves spending time with her own kitties
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Jonathan

Veterinary Assistant

Johnathan loves football and one of his greatest accomplishments was making it to the state finals with his high school team. He loves great Danes and big dogs in general.
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Michele

Kennel Technician

Michele is going to school for her RN. She is passionate about senior care. She would love to play with elephants in the water one day.

Alpine Veterinary

Alpine Veterinary Hospital is proud to serve pet owners in Concord, Pleasant Hill, Walnut Creek, Clayton, Pacheco, Martinez, Brentwood, Antioch and nearby areas for all of your veterinary needs.
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Contact Details

Phone Number

(925) 825-8464

E-mail

alpineveterinaryhospital@comcast.net

Location

4807 Clayton Rd, Concord, CA