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About Our Clinic

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About Us

Let us treat your pet like part of our family - Desert View Animal Hospital utilizes the latest advancements in veterinary medicine to provide the highest level of client and patient care.

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Meet the doctors


Olivia Pan, DVM

Dr. Pan grew up in New Jersey and attended Rutgers University where she majored in Biologic Sciences and minored in Psychology and Chinese.  After college, she worked her first veterinary job as a veterinary assistant which solidified her decision to go to veterinary school.  She attended Cornell University for her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree and then continued on to a 1 year rotating internship in Internal Medicine, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, and Radiology at Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group in Ventura, California.

After her internship, Dr. Pan joined VCA Hospitals and worked in upstate New York for 4 years.  She then moved to Richmond, Virginia where she was Medical Director of two separate veterinary hospitals.  She was awarded 2013 and 2015 Regional Medical Director of the Year and both of her hospitals won numerous customer service awards. 


Her special interests include ophthalmology, soft tissue surgery, and internal medicine.


On her off time, Dr. Pan enjoys hiking, baking, knitting, swimming and competing in half marathons.  She is very excited to join Desert View Animal Hospital and looks forward to serving this community.


Kristen Grove, DVM

Dr. Grove was born and grew up in Algonquin, Illinois. She completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Northern Iowa, where she received her major in biology with a minor in chemistry. Throughout her undergraduate program, she continued to develop a passion for veterinary medicine while working at a local small animal clinic. Dr. Grove gave up the  cold weather and completed her doctorate in veterinary medicine in the sunny state of Arizona at Midwestern University. She is a 2023 graduate of Midwestern University. Her interests are anesthesiology, preventative medicine, and soft-tissue surgery. When not working, she enjoys exercising, reading while cuddling with her two cats, Ludwig and Lemmy, and hiking with her husband and dog, Bowser.

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Joshua Sosnow, DVM

Dr. Sosnow is a native of Arizona, growing up near the Catalina Mountains in Tucson. He attended Occidental College in Los Angeles and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He then went on to attend the joint-degree program at Oregon/Washington State Universities where he earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. After graduating from Veterinary school Dr. Sosnow spent 13 months training at the Animal Medical Center ( in New York City. During his study at the Animal Medical Center he completed rotations in Cardiology, Dermatology, Ophthalmology, Internal Medicine and Surgery...just to name a few! After completing his residency in New York City, Dr. Sosnow worked at a well-established animal hospital in Scarsdale, NY where he built a loyal following of clients. After several years in New York, he and his wife decided they'd had enough of the cold weather and moved to Phoenix, Arizona. In 2004 Dr. Sosnow purchased North Scottsdale Animal Hospital where he is committed to turning his dreams into reality. His areas of special interest include: Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Allergy Treatment, Gastrointestinal Diseases and Infectious Diseases.

Meet our team

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