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                                       Comprehensive Care With Experience
                                                               We treat your pets like family! 
                                                                                                          
                                                                                

Our Doctors

Patrick Manubay D.V.M.


     Born in Louisville Kentucky, Dr. Manubay graduated from Allegheny College with a Bachelors in Science ( BS ) in 1986. He was then granted a fellowship at Case Western Reserve University Medical Department of Pulmonary and Critical care, co-authoring several published papers during his tenure. He retained this position for 6 years during which he also furthered his education at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 1992. 


    Dr. Manubay worked for several years under another seasoned veterinarian prior to striking out on his own. He purchased Center West Animal Hospital in 1998. In 2001 he constructed a new building on the site of the old hospital. He has been in practice for over 25 years now, with special interest in canine reproduction and ACL repair. 


      He has one German Short-haired Pointer named Siri. Hobbies include riding his motorcycle, playing guitar, target-shooting, and traveling. 

Lori Hunt D.V.M.


     Dr. Hunt is a Cleveland native, born and raised on the west side.  She graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a B.S. in Chemistry. During her time there, she was published as a result of her research in Organic Chemistry.  


     She also attended The Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 2003.  She received several awards while there for her studies in Theriogenology, the study of animal reproduction.  She regularly writes educational articles for many canine breed specific publications.  Consequently, Dr. Hunt has a special interest in canine and feline reproduction, soft tissue surgery, ophthalmology, and pack behavior dynamics.


     She currently lives with her champion french bulldogs, whom she has shown and bred since 1999, and her 3 cats.  She is a licensed dog show judge for the American Kennel Club.  She loves to read and travel, when time allows, in between dog shows.

Melissa Marmaduke-Link D.V.M.,

Fear Free Certified Professional

 

     Dr. Marmaduke received her bachelor's degree from the University of Findlay and her doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from The Ohio State University. She first met the Center West team back in 2003 when she shadowed Dr. Manubay. As time went on and her schooling completed she knew Center West was a great fit! 

     She has a special interest in behavior and was the president of the behavior club at OSU.   Dr. Marmaduke is Fear Free certified and is helping lead the Fear Free movement at Center West. Ask her about Fear Free today!

     She has a ZOO of different dog breeds as well as kitties, both rescue and purebred, but Pomeranians and German Shepherds are her favorite. Please help us welcome Dr. Marmaduke to our team! 

Our Technicians 

Marianne Sprague R.V.T, 

Fear Free Certified Professional


     Marianne was born in Cleveland and grew up in North Ridgeville, Ohio. She started working at Center West in 2003 as a kennel assistant, before becoming a Registered Veterinary Technician.  She graduated from Cuyahoga Community College in 2005, with an Associate's Degree of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology, and became lead technician in 2013 and kennel supervisor. 


     Marianne has special interest in veterinary behavior and  was the first  Fear Free Certified professional in Westlake, Ohio. She is a former board member of the Society of Veterinary Behavior Technicians. 


     She has two Basset Hounds, 5 turtles and one frog. In her down time, she likes to learn, hike and travel. 

Kayleigh Malone, R.V.T


     Kayleigh has been at Center West Animal Hospital for just over two years and has been in the veterinary field since 2012. She is a graduate of Stautzenberger College, holding an Associates Degree of Applied Science in Veterinary Technology. 


     Previously, Kayleigh worked in Emergency Veterinary Medicine and in a high a volume spay and neuter clinic. She has been an animal lover since she was a little girl and always knew that she would have a career in veterinary medicine. 


     Kayleigh is always ready to learn something new and lend a helping hand. She has special interest in animal nutrition and reproductive veterinary care. Kayleigh lives with her family in Westlake and has lived there most of her life. She shares her home with her two cats and her papillons. Kayleigh is a member of the Lorain County Kennel Club; and in her spare time, she shows her papillons in AKC Conformation.

Practice Manager

Kim Mahoney-Manubay,


     Born in Cleveland Ohio, Kim has spent 24 years in the sales/marketing and client relations field. She has a  BA/MBA Summa Cum Laude from Baldwin Wallace University majoring in International Business. Kim is a member of several Honor Societies, Recipient of the YWCA's women of professional excellence award and the Shining Star Award for her many community service efforts. 


     Kim has a German short-haired pointer name Siri. Hobbies include, reading, volunteering and traveling, but mostly just loving being a mom. 



Supervisor 

Chanda Joy, Front Desk Supervisor

Fear Free Certified Professional


     Chanda was born in Fairbanks, Alaska and grew up on a farm surrounded by animals. A licensed Advanced Cosmetologist, Chanda decided to explore another passion in her life when she joined the CWAH team in 2009 as a closing receptionist and helping in the kennel area. In 2012, Chanda become the Inventory Manager eventually moving on the the Front Desk Supervisor in 2016.


     She has 3 cats (Miss Bitsy, Evil Alice, and Lucy Lu), a Smooth Coat Fox Terrier (Rhoda), 2 Pit Bulls (Thurston & Eunice Howl), annnnd the Furry Perfection Shaggy Beagle mix...Norman the Amazing Super Hound!


     Chanda is an avid TWD fan and has never missed an episode! Other hobbies include: reading, coloring, and logic puzzles.

Inventory Manager 

Miranda Buza, Inventory Manager

Fear Free Certified Professional


     Born and raised in Westlake, Ohio, Miranda joined the CWAH team in 2013. Although you will often see Miranda at the front desk, she is our Inventory Manager. This means she makes sure we do not run out of the things we need to operate smoothly and we always have access to life saving medications that your pet may need.


     Miranda is the proud mother of 2 handsome sons, Hunter (5) and Blake (18 months). They share their home with Jack (Labrador) and Minnie (D.S.H.). Miranda is kind, hard working, and is always ready to help where ever needed.   

Front Desk Staff

Meet Our Wonderful Customer Care Specialists!


     Our customer care staff members are skilled, prompt, friendly and courteous. They will greet you and your four legged family members by name. They too, will treat your pets as if they were their own. We are all here to give you honest answers to your questions and to provide information and options regarding the best care for your pet.