MEET THE TEAM
DR. ASHLEY MARTyneC
Dr. Ashley Martynec is a graduate of St. Matthew’s University, and attended Mississippi State University for her clinical training. She has special interests in dermatology and dentistry, and she is Fear-Free Certified to help your pet feel more comfortable during their visit. Dr. Martynec is all set to provide your pets with the absolute best care. She shares her home with her dogs Louis and Bozley, and her cats Baby and Wally.
DR. NADINE RICHARD
Dr. Nadine Richard is a graduate of The Atlantic Veterinary College. She studied Marine Biology at the University of New Brunswick during her undergraduate career. Her interests are in surgery, dermatology, and exotic animal medicine. Dr. Richard is from New Brunswick, Canada, and recently moved to Southern California with her husband who is also a veterinarian. They share their home with two dogs, Cooper and Ruby Sue.
REGISTERED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN
Ahide joined AMC Orange in 2017. She began her career as a medical assistant in human medicine but her passion for veterinary medicine lead her to initiate her career as a veterinary technician in 2000. She then moved onto specialty medicine where she specialized in Internal Medicine & Critical Care, later moving onto Oncology in 2008. Currently, she focuses her time in Oncology and small animal medicine. She shares her home with 3 dogs, 2 cats, 2 conures, and 3 chickens.
Tori joined our AMC Orange family in July 2018. Before her arrival she worked at other general veterinary practices as a technician, and canine boarding facilities looking over the pets as they were boarded. She has also graduated with an Associates in Animal Science from Platt College and has been studying hard to take her VTNE to officially become a Registered Veterinary Technician. Her two Pit bull mixes Mac and Moo also love coming in for their visits with our doctors, and getting love and attention from the rest of the staff.
Paula has been a member of our AMC Orange family since July 2018. She recently graduated from the RVT Program at Mt. San Antonio College and will be taking her VTNE this year to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. Before joining the AMC Family, Paula worked previously at a general practice and has had the opportunity to intern at a few different general, shelter, and ER practices in the Southern California area. When Paula isn’t at work she likes to take her beautiful Rottweiler, Bella out to the dog beach.
Martha joined the AMC Orange family in February 2019 when she moved to Southern California from Chicago. She comes from an art background, with a BFA in Sculpture from School of the Art Institute of Chicago. It was there that she rediscovered her love for animal care while volunteering at local rescues and is interested in prosthetic design. She shares her home with Bean, a husky mutt rescue who moved with her from Chicago.
Meena recently received her Bachelors in Animal Science from California Polytechnic State University. She is interested in pursuing Veterinary school with an emphasis on large animal medicine. Meena is great with all animals, ranging from dogs and cats to snakes and lizards. Her and her husband share their home with a Pit named Jude, two cats named Duke and Mercy, and a snake named Stone.
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Arianna joined our AMC Orange family in October 2018. Though her background is in criminal justice and logistics marketing for GM, she wanted to follow her passion for animal care and further her knowledge. A SoCal native, she spends her free time traveling to dog shows with her Siberian Huskies.