Dr. Pathman graduated in 2006 from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science at the University of Peradeniya. Immediately following graduation he worked as a Veterinarian in a disaster relief project conducted by World Animal Protection and Blue Paw Trust. After one year, he took part in a humane pet population and rabies control project. During that time he was the field coordinator for that model project for Asia.
In 2009 Dr. Pathman and his wife Dr. Tharshani chose to move their family to Canada to pursue their careers in Veterinary Medicine and to make it their permanent residence.
After migration to Canada Dr. Pathman decided to learn the ways of Canadian Veterinary Medicine so he started to work as a Veterinary Assistant at Westway Animal Clinic in Etobikoe. Later, he worked as a Veterinary Technician at the same clinic until 2012. While working there he completed the exams conducted by CVMA and AVMA and fulfilled the requirements to work as a practicing Veterinarian in North America.
In 2012 ( because of the passion towards animal welfare )Dr. Pathman decided to join the Ontario SPCA and worked with them for one year. After gaining great experience and surgical skills through working with the OSPCA he decided to join the DMS Veterinary Group as an Associate and worked in Dresden, ON for four years. During his time in Dresden his passion and love for pets, clients and staff grew.
In June of 2017, Dr. Pathman, his wife and sons chose to permanently settle in Oshawa and make this beautiful community their home and fulfill their dreams of being practice owners as they opened Harmony Road Animal Hospital.
Dr. Pathman’s aim is to provide high quality, affordable Veterinary Medicine to his community. His compassion for pets and their owners goes above and beyond. Pets can be comforted by his calm and caring demeanour. You can be sure that your pets are in the best care when they are treated at Harmony Road Animal Hospital. He looks forward to meeting and providing essential and exceptional services to the pets and pet parents of Oshawa and surrounding areas.
Mya started at Harmony Road Animal Hospital in 2020 as an assistant. At that time, she had completed her first year of the veterinary technician program at Seneca College. Mya learned a lot from Dr. Pathman and gained confidence from working over the summer and she graduated from the program in April 2021. Mya then wrote her national exam and officially became an RVT in August 2021. Since then, Mya has been working everyday, helping with surgeries, sick patients, and our regular appointments. When Mya’s not working, she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Baxter (pictured) and Guinness, as well as her pet Guinea pigs.
Erica has always loved animals, so she graduated from the Veterinary Technician program at Seneca College in 2016 and wrote and passed the VTNE in the same year, becoming an RVT. She worked at a few other clinics for a few months before coming to work here at Harmony Road Animal Hospital in December 2017. If she's not here putting all of her effort into looking after all the animals that come through the door, she spends most of her spare time at home either knitting, writing, or looking after her own pet, Cadbury Bunny.
Brittany has been working in the veterinarian field since she was 15 years old, starting as a kennel student, then going onto graduate from Durham College Veterinarian Assistant program in 2012, from there she has worked in a few different animal hospitals including emergency, until working at Harmony Road Animal Hospital in summer 2018. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, taking care of her cat and dog, Bailey and Jasmine and music.