Dr. Michael Belovich
Dr. Michael Belovich was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia. After moving to numerous Canadian provinces with a father in the military, he completed his secondary education at American High School, in Mons, Belgium. Dr. Belovich is a graduate of Carleton University (BSc in Biology, 1985) in Ottawa and the Ontario Veterinary College (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, 1990), in Guelph. After working in different cities of Ontario which included Sydenham, Stayner and Toronto, Dr. Belovich purchased Yonge Street Animal Hospital in September of 1996. 
Dr. Lisa Crozier
Dr. Lisa Crozier joined Yonge Street Animal Hospital in September 2000, following 2 years at York University and 5 years at the Ontario Veterinary College.  She is the proud mom of Ellie, the Beagle, and Maurice le Habitant, aka “Habs” her loving cat.  Outside her busy clinic work, Lisa enjoys paddle boarding, kayaking, hiking, traveling, crocheting, reading, looking after her plants and backyard birding.
Dr. Tharsis Bastos
Dr. Tharsis Bastos moved to Toronto in 2017 from his native Brazil and shortly after was enticed to join the Yonge Street Animal Hospital family.  Dr. Bastos obtained a Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Uberaba in Brazil in 2015 and became fully licenced in Ontario in 2021.  In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife Lauren and their young son Noah, along with their Pomeranian, Cleo.  Dr. Bastos is fluent in Portuguese and English.
Dr. Lara Frankel
Dr. Lara Frankel moved to Toronto in 2021 and shortly thereafter joined the Yonge Street Animal Hospital family.  Originally from Vancouver, Lara studied veterinary medicine at the University of Nottingham School of Veterinary Medicine in the UK.  She is the proud parent of Plum, an Italian Greyhound, When not helping clients, Lara enjoys hiking and taking Plum for long walks, and is a Pilates enthusiast

Veterinary Technicians​

Associate Technician & Groomer
Ali Soliman is a native Torontonian. She is certified as a Professional Groomer by Pampered Paws Grooming Academy. Ali has worked at Yonge Street Animal Hospital for over 25 years, where she divides her time between her loyal grooming clientele and working as an associate veterinary technician.  When not spoiling her 2 cats, Papi Chulo and Rily Rose, Ali enjoys, gardening, reading darts and jigsaw puzzles.
Registered Veterinary Technician
After studying french and psychology at the Glendon College of York University, Danielle transferred to the veterinary Technician program at Northern College to pursue her “passion for animals.”  Danielle has called Toronto home since birth and has been a Registered Veterinary Technician with the Yonge Street Animal Hospital family for over 7 years. She has two adorable cats, Nami and Lilo at home.  When not at work, Danielle, she is busy cooking, watching Anime or sitcoms, listening to music and podcasts, and reading books and manga.
Associate Technician
Philippe Kelecom has been living in Toronto since 2019.  A graduate with a bachelor’s in veterinary medicine from his home in Brazil, he is currently working as a veterinary technician at Yonge Street Animal Hospital until he can qualify for his Canadian license.  Outside of his busy clinic schedule, Phillipe can be found spending time with his son and playing video games. Phillip is fluent in English and Portuguese.
Associate Technician
Juliana has lived in Toronto all her life.  A graduate of the Seneca College Medical Office Management /Administration Program, Juliana now works at Yonge Street Animal Hospital as an associate Veterinary Technician.  Loving mom to Sparky, her English cocker spaniel and Sylvester, her domestic shorthair cat, Juliana loves to travel and spend time with her family.  Julian is fluent in English, French and Italian.
Associate Technician
Along with Elena and their daughter, Aleks moved to Toronto in June of 2022. A graduate in Veterinary Medicine from the Ukraine, Aleks currently works as an associate veterinary technician at Yonge Street Animal Hospital while pending qualifying for his Canadian v4eterinary licence. At home are the two wonderful cats, Bond and Leya, that the family rescued and brought to Canada.  Along with family time, Aleks enjoys the gym, darts, listening to audiobooks and music and singing.
Aleks is fluent in Ukrainian, Russian and English.


Associate Technician
Veterinary Assistant
Nik is currently studying for his undergrad degree.  His family has been in Toronto all his life.  When not at school, studying or working part time at Yonge Street Animal Hospital a veterinary assistant, Nik enjoys, Maui Thai, soccer, cars and he is 2a self-proclaimed “music nerd.” 
Veterinary Assistant
Elena, arrived in Toronto in June of 2020 with her husband Aleks Bondar and their daughter. .She holds a degree in humanities and a master’s degree in psychology from Moscow University, and has a  background in training marine mammals in the aquarium in Moscow, It is no surprise then that Elena has a special interest in animal behaviour. This is put to great use in her role as a veterinary assistant at Yonge Street Animal Hospital. Ther family is the loving owner of two wonderful cats, Bond and Leya, they brought with them to Canada.  When not busy with her family, Elena enjoys reading, sports and fashion. Elena is fluent in Russian, Ukrainian and English
Kathy Hung
Veterinary Assistant
Kathy Hung joined The Yonge Street Animal Hospital Family as a kennel assistant in August of 2023. She puts her bachelor’s degree in communication to excellent use in her role as a veterinary assistant.  Outside of the clinic, Kathy likes to “discover hidden gems among historical buildings and exhibitions.”  She also collects old items; crafts fermented foods and expresses her creative side through digital drawing. Kathy is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.

Hospital Manager​


Hospital Manager
Hospital Manager
Claudia Molina graduated with a bachelor’s degree in veterinary medicine in Colombia.  After moving to Canada in 2005, she has developed her management skills and as of summer of 2023 took over the position of Practice Manager at Yonge Street Animal.  When not keeping the clinic running smoothly, she likes to spend time with her rescue cat Meannie, painting, reading, biking and traveling. Claudia is fluent in English and Spanish.
Client Service Reprensative
Angelica proudly hails from Toronto from birth.  Currently her pet family consists of 4 fulltime cats, Cloud, Luke, Lady and Mini.  She is also the godmother to Dr. Belovich’ poodle, Havana, hosting her whenever Dr. Belovich travel’s out of town. When not leading the client service team at the Yonge Street Animal Hospital, Angelica loves to hike the Don Valley with her friend’s dogs, osteology, reading, gardening, foraging in the forest and learning about homesteading.