Coral Ridge Animal Hospital - Ft Lauderdale, FL - Our Team

Coral Ridge Animal Hospital

Ft Lauderdale, FL 33308


Our Fort Lauderdale Veterinarian & Staff


Dr. Arch Gordon

Dr. Gordon is a graduate of the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine and also completed an internship in Small Animal Surgery Medicine at Auburn University.  Dr. Gordon has practiced in Ft. Lauderdale since 1991 and is a past President of the Broward County Veterinary Association.  He is also the recipient of the Florida Veterinary Medical Association Gold Star Award, and has been chosen as best Veterinarian in Broward and Palm Beach by the New Times and awarded Best of the East Side as voted by consumers.  Dr. Gordon lives in Fort Lauderdale with his wife Alicia and has five dogs including Sophie - a little Maltese poodle who runs the show. 


Samantha - Veterinary Technician

Samantha was born and raised in South Florida.  She has been in the medical field since 2010 and has extensive technical experience and expertise.  Samantha has dogs, cats and two hamsters. Her pets are considered her fur children.  She feels her mission in life is to help animals.  In her spare time, you will find Samantha out in her garden. 

Sabrina - Veterinary Assistant/Client Relations

Sabrina was born and raised in South Florida. She is married with two fur babies, Hershey the Chihuahua and Odin the Australian Shepherd. Sabrina has always wanted to work in the Veterinary field and got the opportunity with Coral Ridge Animal Hospital in 2018. She enjoys paddle boarding, gaming and helping her grandparents maintain their aquarium on her free time.  

Stephanie - Veterinary Technician

Stephanie was born and raised in South Florida.  She has a serious devotion for animals and has been in the veterinary field since 2002, and has worked at Coral Ridge Animal Hospital since 2009.  In her spare time she enjoys working out, woofercising, helping animals in need, and spending time with all her rescue fur babies and her boyfriend Eric.  

Sara - Client Relations/ Veterinary Technician

Sara joined the Coral Ridge Animal Hospital team in December of 2015. She set out to work in the field of veterinary medicine in 2009 when her American Bulldog Buddy was diagnosed with chronic allergies. Sara is an experienced veterinary technician and customer service representative, and also has her bachelor’s degree in Social Work.  Sara’s current pet is a cat named Perse.  In Sara’s free time she loves kayaking, hiking, pet sitting and visiting Florida State Parks.

Lauren - Client Relations - Team Leader

Lauren is a native of South Florida and has lived here her whole life. She has been with Coral Ridge Animal Hospital since 2011. Lauren currently lives in Pompano Beach with her husband George, her son Kai, and her rescue dog Bru. Lauren enjoys spending time out on the boat and taking trips to the Bahamas.  When she's not at work or out on the boat, you can catch her spending time with her son at all the beautiful parks we have here in Florida.  



Ashley – Client Relations

Ashley is new to the Coral Ridge Animal Hospital team but comes with an extensive background in customer care.  She grew up in Fort Lauderdale and lives in Oakland Park with her husband PJ.  Ashley has always had a love of animals.  She currently has a rescued Rottweiler named Sheba and a cat named Dude.  In her spare time, you can find her at the beach with her friends and family.

Mallory - Client Relations

Mallory grew up in South Florida and joined the Coral Ridge Animal Hospital team in early 2020. She currently lives in Pompano Beach with her husband Ryan, her son Jax and her fun-loving Jack Russell Terrier Mack.  In her spare time, she enjoys photography, boating and spending time with family.