Montclair Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary hospital that is located in Oakland, CA. The hospital has its own in-house laboratory, digital radiograph equipment, and ultrasound machine---allowing for them to provide rapid and efficient diagnosis and treatment to their patients. The hospital cares for a wide variety of animals including chickens and other birds, cats, dogs, reptiles, guinea pigs, rabbits, etc. The hospital has six veterinary experts on staff—Dr. Cynthia Lynn, Dr. Gary Richter, Dr. Bryon Bowers, Dr. Barbara VanGlider, Dr. Dana Thistlethwaite, and Dr. Kelley Cayton.
Cynthia Lynn, DVM, grew up in Minnesota, where she had a wide variety of pets growing up. After attending Carleton College in Minnesota, earned a master’s degree in chemistry from Yale. She subsequently attended U. C. Davis, where she earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine with honors in 1997. Dr. Lynn's first job was at Montclair Vet Hospital, working for Dr. Harris, the founder. After moving away for several years, she came back to the Bay Area and MVH, where she has enjoyed practicing since 2005. Her particular interests are dentistry and treating avian and small mammal patients (in addition to dogs and cats).