Dr. Hisham Ibrahim, DVM
Dr. Hisham Ibrahim, DVMHead Veterinarian
Dr. Ibrahim has been practicing in Pittsburgh for over 15 years upon completing his veterinary training at Tufts University. In addition to his compassion and care for small animals, he developed a special interest in birds, reptiles and exotics.
Chelsey Giardina, BS, VMD, IVCA Certified
Chelsey Giardina, BS, VMD, IVCA CertifiedAnimal Chiropractic, Acupuncture, and Chinese Herbal Therapies
Chelsey Giardina is an animal chiropractor and practices Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM), which includes Chinese Herbal Therapy and acupuncture.

Our Valuable Team Members

Olivia (Wonder Woman) Guido
Olivia (Wonder Woman) GuidoCertified Veterinary Technician and Customer Service Specialist
Olivia Guido is a Certified Veterinary Technician with Good Shepherd Veterinary Hospital. After graduating high school she went directly to Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh, PA for their 18 month program and graduated in March 2015.
Emily Cottle
Emily CottleHead Certified Veterinary Technician
Emily Cottle has always loved animals but didn’t know she wanted to work in veterinary medicine until she was a sophomore in college and worked at a local animal shelter. When she worked there she found that she was not only interested in animals but also their health and medicine.
Lisa Batchelor
Lisa BatchelorSenior Client Service Administrator
Lisa Batchelor has been working in the veterinary field for about 15 years. She is a very loyal and dedicated part of Good Shepherd and loves the interaction she gets to have with our patients and their owners.
Chelsea O'Leary, BSBA
Chelsea O'Leary, BSBAAdministrative Assistant and Customer Service Specialist
Chelsea O’Leary has worked part-time at Good Shepherd Veterinary Hospital as an Administrative Assistant for nearly four years. When she is not working, she can most likely be found at the barn where her horse, Lucky, can be found with her dog Ace right by her side.
Stephanie Sterritt
Stephanie SterrittCustomer Service Specialist
Stephanie Sterritt has been an animal lover since she was little. As soon as she turned 16 she got a part time job working at PetSmart where she worked all through high school and college. She worked in the pet care department, bathed dogs in the grooming salon and even became an accredited dog trainer.
Michelle Wolowiec
Michelle WolowiecAdministrative Assistant
Michelle Wolowiec has volunteered at many local events that the clinic is involved with and has been a loyal client of Good Shepherd Veterinary Hospital’s for over three years.
Shana Biel
Shana BielVeterinary Technician
Since both her mother and grandmother worked as nurses, Shana decided being a Veterinary Technician would be the perfect career for her.