Our Veterinarians and Caring Staff

Our Team2020-01-07T02:04:52+00:00

Our Veterinarians

Dr. Gobind Gill
Dr. Gobind GillD.V.M.
Born and raised in India, Dr. Gobind Gill was inspired by his grandfather who was a practicing veterinarian. After finishing vet school in India in 2000, Dr. Gill moved to the US, where he continued studying at LSU School of Veterinary Medicine. He has been practicing small animal medicine for 15 years and has been living in Clovis for the last seven years. He was previously working at Abby pet hospital in Fresno. In 2011, he established and owns Armstrong Pet Hospital. He also acquired Kingsburg Veterinary Clinic in nearby Kingsburg in 2013.
Dr. Arti Nayyar-Gill
Dr. Arti Nayyar-GillD.V.M.
Dr. Arti Nayyar-Gill graduated from vet school in India in 2000. She earned her Masters degree in surgery and radiology with her research focused on treatment of mammary tumors. She continued furthering her study of veterinary medicine when she attended the University of Saskatchewan, Canada. There she earned her PhD in Veterinary Immunology with her area of research focused on allergies and treatment of asthma. In 2007 Dr. Nayaar-Gill moved to the United States and began practicing as an Associate Veterinarian at Companion Medical Center in Visalia, CA. She finally joined our facility here in Clovis in 2013, where she practices companion animal medicine. Her areas of special interest are in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, as well as dermatology. She and Dr. Gobind Gill have been married since 2002 and have two children, with whom she spends much of her time. In her free time she loves to play tennis and enjoys painting.
Dr. Kamaldeep Gaheer
Dr. Kamaldeep GaheerD.V.M.
Dr. Gaheer grew up owning dogs and that bond inspired him to become a veterinarian. After completion of his masters degree in veterinary medicine in 2003, he continued to complete his credentials at LSU School Of Veterinary Medicine. He is co-owner of Armstrong Pet Hospital. He also acquired Kingsburg Veterinary Clinic in 2013.

He has keen interest in orthopedic surgery and completed intensive courses in advanced orthopedic surgery certified by AO-ASIF. This has provided him with the skills needed to perform all kinds of simple or complicated fracture repairs, patellar/ hip luxation repair and corrective osteotomies, such as the TPLO surgery for ACL injuries in dogs. He spends his time off with his wife, daughter and their dog Lewis.

Dr. Bachint Bir Singh
Dr. Bachint Bir SinghD.V.M.
Dr. Bachint Bir Singh was born and raised in Northern India. After completing vet school and his residency in 2013, he worked at different shelters and practices for 4 years before moving to California in November of 2016. Dr. Bachint has a love of all animals. While in college he worked with the Tiger Conservation and Reptile Rescues. Apart from work, he enjoys being outdoors, going on hikes and traveling.

Our Team

<strong>Samantha Medina</strong>
Samantha MedinaFront Desk
As our head receptionist, Samantha has the pleasure of being face to face with many of our clients. She has been an amazing part of our team and ensures our clients are comfortable when coming in. She enjoys her family time with her daughter, Leilani and her pets, Oreo, Schnarf, and O’malley.
Yannery Medina
Yannery MedinaVeterinary Technician
Yannery is a Veterinary Technician and has worked with us since 2012. She started out as an intern through her high school ROP class and was hired immediately after finishing school. She has been a great addition to our team and brings a lot of personality with her. She loves to paint and spend time with her dog Odin.
Zulema Rodriguez
Zulema RodriguezVeterinary Technician
Zulema has been a veterinary technician with us, shortly after graduating in 2014 from San Joaquin Valley College. She has a 12-year-old pit bull named Bruce loves spending time with her 2 young children.
<strong>Malia (Mia) Beckmann</strong>
Malia (Mia) BeckmannVeterinary Technician
Malia is our RVT and joined our team in June of 2017 after graduating valedictorian of her class at San Joaquin Valley College. Shortly after graduating, Mia passed her national and state testing to become a Registered Veterinary Technician. She one dog named Ivy and 2 cats. When she’s not at work or at the gym, you can usually find her hanging out with family and friends
<strong>Joey Rodriguez Jr.</strong>
Joey Rodriguez Jr.Kennel Assistant
As our head kennel assistant, Joey is responsible for the cleanliness of our clinic. He has one dog named Poppy, who he adopted from one of our clients. She and Joey have a bond that is unbreakable. He loves to relax at home when he is not working and has a thirst for knowledge when it comes to anything medical.
Darrion joined our team beginning of 2018. While working at Valley Animal Center, she acquired a skill of handling “not-so-happy” cats and dogs. When she is not working here at Armstrong, she spends her time teaching yoga, hiking, and enjoying any music festival that may be taking place.
Marisa has one pug named Gelato, who is a bundle of fun. She is one of our amazing receptionists/ pharmacy technician and loves to spend her time with friends and family. Marisa became a part of the Armstrong family in the middle of 2018 and has won the hearts of many of our clients.
<strong>Elizabeth (Liz)</strong>
Elizabeth (Liz)
Liz is one of our technicians that has been in the veterinary field for the past 7 years. She graduated from San Joaquin Valley College and immediately started working at an animal hospital. She has 2 dogs and 3 cats, pictured above is her handsome boy, “Brutus”. She loves to spend time with her family, going to Disneyland and enjoys any type of arts and crafts.
Chelsee is one of our newest additions to the family. She has a love for animals and has two cats named Freyja and Casper. Having never worked in the veterinary field, she has learned very quickly about veterinary medicine. When she is not working, she enjoys going to the coast and spending time with her friends and family.
Ernesto (Ernie)
Ernesto (Ernie)
Ernesto is one of our kennel assistants. He ensures our clinic stays clean for all our furry friends and is responsible for the many plants and flowers gifted to our clinic by our clients. He has a knack for technology and has proven to be a great extension of our family.