Bay Area Bird Hospital has provided specialty services for avian and exotic patients since 1989. Their experienced staff and specialized equipment enable us to handle a wide range of medical and surgical conditions. Dr. Leila Marcucci and Dr. Lynn Dustin are the only board certified Avian Specialists (Diplomates of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners) in all of San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin counties.
Dr. Marcucci is an experienced avian veterinarian with a strong special interest in rabbit and rodent (guinea pigs, chinchillas, hamsters, rats…) medicine. Since joining BABH in 2005, she has helped to expand this growing area of our practice. In 2014, Dr. Marcucci became the sole owner of Bay Area Bird Hospital. Dr. Marcucci is a 2004 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois. She is a San Francisco native and in the past has served as the Vice President and Secretary of the SF Veterinary Medical Association.
Lynn Dustin, VMD, DABVP (Avian)
Dr. Dustin is a 1977 graduate of the University of PennsylvaniaVeterinary School, with over 30 years of experience treating birds,reptiles and small exotic mammals. She has been board-certified in Avian Practice by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners since 1994 and is a member of the veterinary honor society of Phi Zeta.