The Chambers Creek Veterinary Hospital team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. Proudly serving the Lakewood area. At Chambers Creek Veterinary Hospital, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.
Dr. Lilly Ho obtained her Bachelor of Science from the University of Cincinnati and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota. She is an active member of the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association and American Veterinary Medical Association and an avid international traveler.
Dr. Starr received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from University of Florida. Her professional interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and behavioral medicine. Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and jogging. Dr. Starr lives with her husband and two sons. They are all owned by Jasmine, their 11-year-old kitty.
Ann Marie B. Thiessen
Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Annie Thiessen obtained a Bachelor of Science from Montana State University and a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University in 1999. She joined our team in 1999 and feels fortunate to work with Chambers Creek's exceedingly strong, capable, and fun medical team. She is committed to the human-animal bond and helping pets maintain or achieve an excellent quality of life. Her special interests include oncology, feline medicine, internal medicine, and geriatrics.
In addition to serving as a Medical Director for the rescue organization, Kindred Souls Foundation, she is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Washington State Veterinary Medical Association, the American Association of Feline Practitioners, and the Veterinary Cancer Society. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, road cycling, and running several marathons each year.
Dr. Shawna Wedde is a Tacoma native. She attended Washington State University where she received both her Bachelor of Science and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine (Go Cougs!) After obtaining her doctorate, she lived in Seattle for a year, but she missed the South Sound so much that she decided to return to her hometown of Tacoma and join the team at Chambers Creek! She is an active member of the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. She is also the loving mother of two fur babies, her cat (Misty) and her Labrador puppy (Meda). In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, cooking and reading as well as numerous outdoor activities such as running, hiking, snowboarding and camping.
Peter M. Yantorni
Dr. Peter Yantorni received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Michigan State University. He is an active member of the Washington State Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association. He relishes international travel and spending time with his family.