Meet the Veterinary Team of Redwood Veterinary Hospital
Ann Chiu, DVM
Dr. Chiu is a Californian native and a first-generation Taiwanese American. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Ecology, Evolution, Behavior Biology and minored in Conservation Biology at UCLA, and received a doctorate degree in veterinary medicine at UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine.
Throughout her veterinary career, Dr. Chiu has had an immense interest in avian medicine, behavior, dermatology, pain management, and geriatric care. She is fear free certified and wants to strengthen the human animal bond through as much stress-free visits as possible. She currently is mom to a Jack Chi Street dog rescue named Butters.
Outside of work, Dr. Chiu can be seen training dogs, being immersed in nature, and paddle boarding. She is also an avid distance swimmer and an impressionist painter. She is fluent in Chinese, can understand Taiwanese and elementary Japanese. Dr. Chiu is excited to join the wonderful team at Redwood Veterinary Hospital.
Genever Fox, DVM
Doctor Fox formally retired from Redwood Veterinary Hospital in July 2021. She may do some relief shifts as needed going forward. Dr. Fox graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis in 1985. She joined Redwood Veterinary Hospital in 1987. Dr. Fox enjoys all aspects of general veterinary practice and in particular enjoys seeing our small mammal and avian patients, dermatology cases, and soft tissue surgery. Outside of the practice, Dr. Fox participates in endurance activities such as distance running and bicycle touring. She and her husband currently share their household with one dog, Maggie, and two cats, Sid and Riley.
John Huebner, DVM
Dr. Huebner graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of California, Davis in 1985. He began practicing at Redwood Veterinary Hospital in 1987. After over 35 years on the front lines of clinical veterinary medicine, Dr. Huebner currently limits his practice to diagnostic ultrasound and its applications in cardiology and internal medicine. Dr. Huebner’s interests outside the practice are long distance running and spending time with his family and pets.
Stephanie Liao, DVM
Dr. Liao graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University and practiced in Salinas before returning to the Bay Area, which is where she grew up. Her special interests include exotics medicine (birds, reptiles, pocket pets, and rabbits) and ultrasound imaging, but she enjoys engaging with all facets of veterinary medicine. She usually spends her spare time with friends and family, including her cat Tegan, and on various artistic pursuits with the occasional Netflix binge.
Dr. Jessica Norman
Dr. Norman grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She traveled to Virginia to earn her B.S. in Biology at Virginia Tech and then to Iowa to earn her D.V.M. at Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Norman and her three cats then moved west to California to join her husband. In her free time, Dr. Norman enjoys spending time with friends and exploring her new home. Dr. Norman loves working with families to keep their furry children healthy and happy. She is ecstatic to join a great team of doctors and staff at Redwood Veterinary Hospital.
Brian Veltri, DVM
Dr. Veltri grew up on Long Island, New York and is a 2007 graduate of the School of Veterinary Medicine at U.C. Davis. Having worked in an animal hospital since he was in high school, Dr. Veltri knew that a career as a veterinarian was his dream. After graduating from college in 1999, he moved to California and completed a Master’s degree in animal nutrition. Dr. Veltri has an interest in all aspects of canine and feline medicine, but has a special interest in nutrition. When not working, Dr. Veltri enjoys camping, travelling with his family and coaching his two young sons in baseball and soccer.
Shannon Veltri, DVM
Dr. Shannon Veltri grew up in Orange County, California. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Marine Biology at UC Santa Cruz and continued on to graduate from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. She has practiced as a small animal general practitioner for the past 15 years. She is excited to be a part of the Redwood team and brings a strong interest in internal medicine. Outside of work, Dr. Veltri is busy with her two young sons and enjoys traveling with her family.
Erin Wright, VMD
Although a California native, Dr. Wright graduated from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. Fresh out of school, she joined the Redwood team in 2004. Dr. Wright enjoys all aspects of canine and feline medicine and has a special interest in veterinary dentistry. She also enjoys fostering the unique bond that exists between people and their pets. She has little time left for hobbies after chasing after her two young children, but when she does, she enjoys cooking, traveling, and bird watching with her husband.