Dr. Lisa Ciucci

Special interests include surgery and dentistry

Dr. Ciucci purchased Gardens Animal Hospital in 2015.  She is a graduate of Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007 and relocated to Florida in 2009 with her family.


She is passionate about caring for all animals and has worked with many local animal rescue groups and volunteered her time at animal shelters.

Dr. Ciucci is happily married with three gorgeous kids one boy and two girls, a poodle named Triton, and a lab mix named Paisley.  She played volleyball at Southern Illinois University during her undergraduate studies and is also a proud Saluki.  

Dr. Samuel Grodin

Special interests include dermatology, dentistry and surgery

After completing his undergraduate education in Biology at the University of Florida in 2011, Dr. Grodin earned his veterinary degree at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015. He began practicing for four years in Pensacola, FL prior to returning home to Palm Beach County in 2019. After two years of practicing in Boca Raton, Dr. Grodin joined the Gardens Animal Hospital family. 


His professional interests include dermatology, dentistry, and surgery. He primarily sees canine and feline patients, but he does see other species including small mammals and some other exotic companion animals.

Dr. Grodin lives with his wife and young daughter. Together they have a Chihuahua (Paco), Australian Cattle Dog (Kona), Yellow Slider turtle (Clark), Betta fish (Vader), and Sun Conure parrot (Kiwi). In his free time with his family, Dr. Grodin enjoys traveling and hiking, especially at the many US National Parks.


Dr. Alejandra Gonzalez

Special interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and dentistry

Dr. Gonzalez was born in the city of eternal spring, Medellin, Colombia. She relocated to Miami with her family and graduated from the University of Miami in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in Biology.  She received her veterinary degree from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. Her special interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and dentistry.  


Dr. Gonzalez has a particular fondness for geriatric patients, and she loves to educate her clients on ways to improve their quality of life.  She also enjoys forming long-lasting relationships with her patients and their families. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family at the beach, taking numerous pictures of her three rescued dogs, kayaking, and dancing to Latin music.


Dr. Beth Keser

Special interests include surgery and dentistry

Dr. Keser is living her dream. At the age of 5 she knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. She is a 1997 graduate of Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. She comes to us as the former medical director of one of the largest high quality, high volume spay and neuter and wellness clinics in south Florida. She has over 20 years of small animal experience with a special interest in surgery & dentistry.

Dr. Keser has an affinity for shelter medicine, with compassion for geriatric hospice medicine.

In her off-time Dr. Keser loves spending time with her son, fiancé their, 17-year-old cat, and 3 rescue dogs one of which is a 3-legged Great Dane puppy. She loves to workout, go to the beach and is very active volunteering at her church.