Our Mission

We offer state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic care with minimum discomfort in all stages of a pet’s life, from ensuring healthy growth, promoting health and wellbeing, and alleviating illness, pain and suffering. We are committed to doing all we can to support and encourage our clients in the pursuit of wellness for their pets. We strive to provide affordable, quality medical and surgical care in a compassionate environment.

It’s our commitment to provide care throughout the life of your companion animal. Our services and facilities are designed to assist in routine preventive care for young, healthy animals; early detection and treatment of disease as your pet ages; and complete medical and surgical care as necessary during their life times.

We promote regular preventative care in our office and at home, so our patients can enjoy a lifetime of good health. We educate and inform owners to the best of our ability and knowledge so that they can make optimal decisions regarding the well being of their pets.

Our staff is dedicated to promote responsible pet ownership in a welcoming hospital environment. We strive to become part of your extended pet family and promise to treat each and every patient as if they were one of our very own.

Vet Services

Veterinary medicine has become increasingly sophisticated in the past 25 years. All specialties and procedures available in human medicine are becoming available for your pets. We strive to help you carefully and thoughtfully choose which treatment modalities are best and appropriate for you and your pet in order to achieve the highest level of care available at a reasonable cost.

Quality Care

From annual examinations and vaccines to our in house laboratory and digital radiography we have every thing needed to provide your pet with the quality care it deserves.

Our Team

Meet our amazing team who excel at taking care of your pet.


Dr. H Bhakhri, DVM

Director & Owner of Cherry Chase Pet Hospital

Dr. Bhakhri graduated from Punjab Agricultural University, India in 1997. He finished his clinical rotations at University of Tuskegee in Alabama. His fields of expertise are small animal surgery and internal medicine. He also takes good care of rodents and pocket pets. He consults with specialists when required. Dr. Bhakhri was licensed in California in 2000 and worked in different clinics in the bay area for 4 years. He also worked in an emergency clinic in New York for 2 years. He has been working at ELC Veterinary Clinic since August 2006. He bought an another well established practice named Cherry Chase Pet Hospital, in Sunnyvale in Nov 2015. Dr. Bhakhri is capable of handling any type of emergency or critical cases. In addition to his busy schedule at the clinic, he likes to spend time with his family.

Dr. Parvizi, DVM

Dr. Parvizi received his DVM in 1998. He has worked both as a veterinary practitioner as well as a researcher ever since. Dr. Parvizi finds soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries fascinating. He particularly likes to help patients with autoimmune, skin, renal and endocrine disorders. Dr. Parvizi also holds a Master of Science degree (M.Sc.) and a Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D.) in immunology and immunogenetics which come in handy when dealing with different disorders in companion animals. Outside of work, Dr. Parvizi enjoys spending quality time with his wife. He also enjoys swimming, going for a walk, watching movies and reading in his spare time.


Roxanne Lawson


Roxanne joined the ELC crew in 2012, at first a volunteer twice a week then to a full time employee a year later. She enjoyed working with Dr. Bhakhri, the staff and of course the pets so much, she went to Foothill College to continue her education in the veterinary field. Graduated and received her vetrinary technician lisense in 2015 and is still learning new things about career every day.