Dr. J Patel



Dr. Patel has obtained Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree with distinction in 1995. Since then he has held different positions to ensure our four legged family members in their best of the health & comfort.


Dr. Patel is highly passionate to serve the community who has always fostered a strong bond of companionship with our truly affectionate fur babies. He enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and surgery, but has special interest in small animal internal medicine, emergency medicine, wellness care and nutrition. He strongly believes to be a man of value not just be a man of success.


When away from work, Dr. Patel loves to spend time with family, singing & meditating.

Gabrielle Leiher

Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

Gabrielle Leiher graduated from the Seneca College Veterinary Assistant program.  She continues her passion for Biology and Animals through her work at the clinic.

Before her start at the clinic Gabrielle worked as a dog walker and pet sitter in the local community for four years.  She also was a regular participant in art showings in local galleries across York Region.

In her spare time Gabrielle enjoys painting and spending time with her own animals at home and outside on hiking trails around the town.

Maria Rosa Alaimo

Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist


Maria Rosa graduated from the University of Guelph in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science. From a young age, Maria Rosa knew that she wanted to pursue a career in veterinary medicine.


Maria is currently applying to veterinary schools and is eager to gain new experiences with animals here at Aurora North Pet Clinic. She shares her home with her dog, hamster, bird, and beta fish.


In her free time, Maria Rosa enjoys reading and spending time with her pets, family, and friends.

Telnaz Ghasemi

Veterinary Assistant/Receptionist

About Us:

At Aurora North Pet Clinic, our team is dedicated to provide the best veterinary care possible to your fur babies. We understand the special role your pet plays in your family as well as your concerns about their health & comfort. We believe in partnering with you to help make the best possible health care decisions for your pets. We take great pride in treating and caring each one of them as an individual with unique needs. Our team is made up of a licensed veterinarian, receptionists, animal care technicians and veterinary assistants.


Our Practice:


Welcome to Aurora North Pet Clinic, a full service veterinary hospital providing high quality veterinary care that supports our companions throughout their life from kitten and puppyhood through their senior years. We serve the pet population of the Aurora and nearby towns of Newmarket, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, Whitchurch-Stouffville, Markham, Richmond Hill and King City.

We offer a fully equipped, clean, friendly & comfortable facility with pheromones treated spacious waiting & reception area,  separate dog & cat exam rooms, treatment room, pharmacy, laboratory, radiology suite, surgical suite,  large & small patient housing area. We welcome you to have a tour of our facility & meet with our team members. Bringing your furry family member with you is also a great way to get them used to all of the sights and smells of the clinic and help them stay comfortable during appointments.