Meet our caring team. We can’t wait to help you and your pet!
Ashley Weinberg, DVM
Dr. Ashley Weinberg grew up in the Northeast and has known she wanted to be a veterinarian since she was 5 years old. Her veterinary career started in 1994 when she began working as a receptionist and assistant in a veterinary hospital in New York. She attended Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2001. After graduation, she practiced in North Carolina for two years before moving to North County in 2003. She then worked as an associate veterinarian at other local animal hospitals before deciding to open her own practice in August 2013. She has a special interest in pain management and dental care. She regularly attends continuing education seminars to help provide the best care for her patients. Dr. Weinberg lives in San Marcos with her husband, two children, and Golden Retriever named Avery. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, California VMA, and the San Diego County VMA. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, movies, and spending time with her family.
Lauren – Veterinary Assistant
Lauren is one of our Veterinary Assistants. Originally from Orange County, she and her husband now call North County home. Her dog Ziggie and cat George are also part of her family. Lauren is especially interested in dental care and is currently pursuing her Registered Veterinary Technician license. Her hobbies include going to the zoo, visiting comedy clubs, and studying.
Kris – Veterinary Assistant
Kris, a San Diego native, is also a Veterinary Assistant. She started at Twin Oaks Animal Hospital as a high school intern and later became a full-time employee. She is currently pursuing a college degree. She shares her home with a dog named Sherman, and three cats- Oliver, Marvin, and Roxy. Kris enjoys traveling and learning about veterinary medicine.
Lena – Registered Veterinary Technician
Lena joined Twin Oaks Animal Hospital in 2018. She is a California native who has lived in Los Angeles, San Diego, and Hawaii. She has worked in both general and specialty veterinary practices as a registered technician. She loves the hands-on part of her job and enjoys mentoring other teammates. Lena lives with her husband and sons and their pets, a Golden Retriever named Riley, and a cat named Stella. In her free time she enjoys going to movies, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Lisa – Receptionist
Lisa also joined our team in 2018. She has lived in North County for 30 years. Originally a receptionist in human medical offices, she made the transition to veterinary medicine due to her love of animals. She shares her home with two active young dogs, Waffles and Spaz. In her free time she enjoys taking Waffles for walks, as well as dancing, bike riding, and swimming.
Mama cat joined us at Twin Oaks Animal Hospital in 2015 when she was brought in as a stray with a litter of adorable kittens. The kittens all found new homes, but we enjoyed Mama so much we decided to keep her as a “team member”! Mama Cat’s hobbies include napping, eating, and lounging on her bed.