One of the most important aspects of a good veterinary hospital is the staff. Here at IVH, we are all passionate about animals and our highly dedicated team are ready to be of assistance to your and your pet’s needs.
Dr. Eliane Gamonal
Dr. Eliane Gamonal is from Spain has vast experience working in various hospitals in Spain and Italy. Dr. Eliane has an interest in endoscopy and specializes in feline medicine.
Dr. Onam Rodriguez
Dr. Onam Rodriguez is from Spain and has experience working in various hospitals in both Spain and the United Kingdom. He has a degree in Internal Veterinary Medicine from La Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona and a Master in General Practice of Exotic Animals. He specializes in internal medicine, intensive care and soft tissue surgery.
Dr. Julio Montes
Dr. Julio Montes is from Spain and has experience working in various hospitals in Spain. Dr. Julio specializes in internal medicine and has an interest in animal behaviors and soft tissue surgery.
Dr. Gustavo Mercades
Dr. Gustavo José Mercades is from from Mérida, Venezuela and has over 17 years of experience working in veterinary clinics specializing in internal medicine and medical imaging for cats and dogs. He is a pet lover and father of 3 beautiful rescued dogs, Burusa, Gypsy and Chipi.
Dr. Maria Font
Born in Malaga – Spain, Maria graduated from the University of Caceres and has over 8 years working as a Veterinarian Doctor with experience in the areas of internal medicine, emergency medicine and intensive care. Dr Maria has also attended & completed the General Practitioner of Physiotherapy course from the ‘Improve International’ program. Her areas of interest are Internal Medicine and Neurology. Her hobbies include sports and traveling, and she is the mom of two beautiful cats: Polvoron and Cotufa.
Dr. Monica Martinez
Originally from Spain, Dr. Monica graduated from The University of Zaragoza in 2010 and post-graduated in Neurology in 2013. She has participated in several Neurology internship work study programs in both Spain and the USA, and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Neurology from the University of Luxembourg. Dr Monica has has recently rejoined the IVH team and is thrilled to offer the first specialized service in Neurology to all IVH Pets. She is happy to be back in Kuwait and is looking forward to providing an international standard of care and medicine to Kuwait with the rest of the team of IVH.
Mr. Ahmad Tahan
Ahmad is from Lebanon, and has over over 6 years experience working in various medical fields as a medical representative, for equipment and consumables. He is a certified Pharmacist and has been part of IVH team since 2015 the Operations Manager.
Ms. Mari Centeno
Originally from Venezuela, Mari brings a vibrant and fiery personality everywhere she goes. Armed with a Bachelors of Science in Communications from the University of Miami, Client Relations Management experience and passionate in her love for her furry friends and helping others, she joins IVH as our teams Services Manager.
Import & Export
Originally from Mérida, Venezuela, Mariemma, is a Systems Engineer with a great love for animals. She’s been passionately working in the animal industry for more than 10 years: including Import & Export of pets to and from Venezuela, and in management of both pet store & pet boarding facilities in Venezuela. Within this experience she has learned to understand the needs of pets, and mastered the skills necessary for working handling pets. As a proud mama of 4 beautiful rescue pups (Burusa, Gypsy, Chipi & Fox), Mariemma is happy to help in your relocation needs & promises to give you and your pet the professional attention & understanding you deserve.