UF Large Animal Hospital Veterinary Care Managers & Technicians

Every equine and large animal veterinary patient at the University of Florida Large Animal Hospital is managed by a board-certified veterinary specialist assisted by one or more residents and trained veterinary technicians.

Internal Medicine

  • Heather Wells


  • Holly Kitchen, CVT
  • Michelle Wilhelmy


  • Marvin Davilla


  • Courtney Bennett
  • Orlando Barrera
  • Megan Crosland
  • Samantha Findley
  • Chelsea Lopez
  • Natasha Obara
  • Kristine Wildner

Veterinary Treatment Technicians

  • Andrea (Andi) Davison, Manager
  • Ashley Brewer
  • Jenna Cross
  • Lindsay Jones
  • Troi Keith
  • Jean Lehman
  • Sydney Midler
  • Jenna Moates
  • Shelby Puterbaugh
  • Nicole Smith
  • Susan Starke
  • Karina Stein
  • Megan Strayer
  • Tracy Sutton

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As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.

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Animal Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinary staff is ready to assist.


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