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Meet The Veterinarians

  • Dr.
    Kattis Stengard
    DVM, CVA

    DR. KATTIS STENGARD was born in Sweden and grew up mostly in Florida. After graduating from the University of Florida School of Veterinary Medicine, she enjoyed working with horses, dogs and cats here in Vero Beach.
    Dr. Stengard then moved to Boston to join a larger small animal medicine and surgery Hospital. During this time she completed training in Acupuncture through the rigorous International Acupuncture Society and has been Certified since 1999. Dr. Stengard incorporates Acupuncture for many different types of ailments as it speeds healing and comfort. After 10 years in Massachusetts, Dr. Stengard and family returned to warm and sunny Vero Beach to open a housecall practice benefitting pets happiest in the comfort of their homes. When the need came to expand in 2008, Dr. Stengard bought Pinewoods Animal Hospital and renamed it Vero Beach Veterinary Hospital. Here she enjoys seeing all types of pets from dogs and cats to birds and marmosets. 'Our practice is warm and friendly and we welcome our clients and their pets here. We offer everything from routine care to highly sophisticated medical and surgical treatments. Our excellent, well-educated team treat our patients with the highest degree of respect always ensuring their comfort and care come first. We hope you come visit us and enjoy the experience!'

    Licenses
    Florida since 1995
    Massachusetts since 1996

    Accreditation
    Florida since 1995
    Massachusetts since 1996

    Acupuncture Certification
    IVAS (International Veterinary Acupuncture Society) since 1998
    AAVA ( American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture ) since 1998

    Marine Mammal Rescue Volunteer Veterinarian
    Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute at Florida Atlantic University

  • Dr.
    Michelle Stengard
    DVM, DACVO

    Dr. Michelle Stengard received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree with honorsfrom the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. Shewent on to complete an internship in 1997 at VCA South Shore AnimalHospital in Weymouth, Massachusetts. At the University of Georgia Collegeof Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Michelle Stengard finished a residency in Ophthalmologyin 2000. During her residency, she published research in the area ofmedical treatment of glaucoma. Dr. Michelle Stengard practiced ophthalmologyat Animal Eye Specialty Clinics of South Florida in West Palm Beach beforerelocating to the Tampa area in 2003. Dr. Michelle Stengard is a member of theAmerican College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists.

  • Dr.
    Seth Mitchell
    DVM

    Dr. Seth grew up in the Adirondacks with two older brothers. His family was very active and loved to ski, snowboard, waterski, windsurf and anything else that got them outside. He received his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He attended veterinary school at Ross University in St Kitts, where he met his wife, Bonnie. They were married in 2006, graduated in 2007 and were practicing in upstate New York before moving to south Florida in 2012. He has a strong interest in surgery and diagnostic imaging. Outside of work, Seth is an avid runner, road biker and kite surfer. He and Bonnie have three young daughters and are often at the beach jumping the waves and building sandcastles.

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Monday:

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500pm

Tuesday:

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5:00pm

Wednesday:

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5:00pm

Thursday:

8:00am

7:00pm

Friday:

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5:00pm

Saturday:

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12:30pm

Sunday:

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