Dr. Bedford graduated in 2002, with Honors, from the Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, in Canada. Her interests include dermatology, soft tissue surgery, dentistry, oral surgery, geriatrics, and internal medicine.
Fran is originally from Pittsburgh Pennsylvania. She moved to Virginia Beach with her husband and has been a part of the Providence Vet team for 25 years. She loves to make people and their pets feel welcome and excited to visit our clinic, which comes naturally with her infectious smile and outgoing personality.
Outside the clinic, Fran enjoys spending time with her fur baby Ben and her family, especially her grandkids and great-grandkids. She also loves to watch the Pittsburgh Steelers play, during football season.
Megan started working with us in March 2020, during our weekend vaccine clinics. We quickly learned that she is an essential and skilled part of the team and we couldn’t do without her, so are proud that she is now a full-time member of the Providence family.
Megan is currently enrolled in San Juan College, working toward her veterinary technician degree and license and would like to open a rescue one day.
Megan’s distinctive combination of great communication skills, compassionate personality and technical capabilities allows her to care for our patients from their initial appointment and through any periods of hospitalizations.
In her free time she loves spending time with her husband, their four-legged “children” and her mom and dad.
Jess has been in veterinary medicine since 2010 and has enjoyed every moment of it! She joined the Providence Vet team in 2017.
She loves the fast-paced environment of being a technician and the variety of tasks that must be performed with each patient, including personally contacting each client following surgical events and more in-depth sick appointments. She enjoys making a positive difference in the lives of not only the animals but their owners as well. Her passion is to give pets a voice in their medical care while providing the best care possible.
Outside of work, Jess enjoys spending time with her family, friends, her two fur babies Kallea and Queso the cord eater. She enjoys traveling, trying new restaurants, going to the beach or pool, and football.
Rindi was born and raised in Michigan and joined the Navy shortly after graduating high school. She served 12 honorable years, primarily in Hampton Roads, before separating and settling down here in Virginia Beach.
Originally only seeking a change of pace, in a positive and welcoming environment, she discovered her true latent passion and is now enrolled at San Juan College pursuing a career as a licensed veterinary technician. In her free time, Rindi enjoys spending time with her friends and loved ones (including her 12-year-old cat, Sakura and her 11-year-old dog, Lucy), cooking, reading and attending various events both near and far.
Vera was born and raised in Russia. She has always had a passion for all animals and graduated with a degree in veterinary medicine in Belarus many years ago. She moved to Virginia Beach in 2014 with her family and was welcomed to the Providence team a year later. Vera is working at Providence Vet as a knowledgeable veterinary technician with many years of experience. She will be working to become a board-certified veterinarian here in the near future. In her free time Vera loves spending time with her husband and their two children. She loves their many outdoor adventures traveling, hiking, camping and going to the beach.
Keeley was born in Chesapeake and grew up on the Outer Banks! She will be starting college in the fall to become a licensed veterinary technician.
Keeley has two dogs with big personalities and a cat that adopted her. She loves all things animals and this career path is something she’s wanted to do her whole life.
In her free time, she enjoys going to the beach, traveling and spending time with her friends and family.