• 03 9439 0777
  • 164 Main Road, Lower Plenty VIC 3093
  • Mon – Fri (8am–7pm) - Sat (9am–2pm) - Sun & Pub. Hols. (Closed)

Our Staff

Come and meet the team at Lower Plenty Veterinary Clinic


Dr Avinder Pasricha

Avinder graduated with a Bachelor of Veterinary Science from The University of Queensland.  After working at different practices in Victoria and Queensland, Avinder then decided to settle down at Lower Plenty Veterinary Clinic, serving the community for over 20 years now, ensuring that all animals are given high quality care and attention when they need it. Avinder’s main interests are Orthopedics, soft tissue surgery and medicine, as well as a passion for complementary therapies. He has always enjoyed interacting with animals and as a vet, seeing the difference he can make in the lives of pets and their owners.  


Dr Janine Aldred

Janine graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1991. She has worked in mixed and small animal practices in Melbourne, Sydney and the UK. Her veterinary interests include all aspects of small animal medicine, and poultry. At home Janine has two very energetic Hungarian Vizslas and an assortment of hens and budgies.  


Dr Anna Schryvers

Anna completed a Bachelor of Veterinary Science at the University of Melbourne in 2013. During the final year of her veterinary degree, Anna received a scholarship to complete an externship at New York City’s Animal Medical Center. Following her graduation, Anna spent some time in Malta, gaining experience within veterinary practice in Europe.  Anna enjoys internal medicine, surgery and diagnostic imaging. Anna has a special interest in ultrasonography. She loves to learn and constantly furthers her veterinary education by keeping up with all the new advancements in veterinary medicine via online courses, seminars and conferences. Anna loves cooking, playing computer games with her husband and spending time with her family especially her toy poodle Pepper. Anna is very welcoming, kind and holistic in her approach to caring for your family pet.