Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Piedmont Animal Hospital in Apopka, FL! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets! Please call us at 407-880-7387 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

    Veterinarians

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    John C Burton, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Burton started the practice in 1994. Dr. Burton is a native of Florida and is married…
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    Kathy Metzger-Smit, DVM, CVA, CVTP, CVCH

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Metzger-Smit has been on staff since 2002. She shares her life and home with 2 black…
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    Maureen Burton, DVM

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Maureen came to work in the practice in 1994. As Piedmont Animal Hospital was getting…
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    Michael Alber, DVM, MS

    Dr. Alber joined the PIedmont family in 2016. He has 2 dogs at home, Potimus and Moose. He…

    Receptionists

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    Corrie Burton

    Receptionist

    Corrie has been on staff since 2008. Corrie is the proud owner of 3 dogs: Annabelle, Lilah…
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    Emilie Freyre

    Emilie has been on staff since 2016. She has 3 dogs at home, a pit bull named Bubba, a lab…
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    Kaley Burton

    Receptionist

    Kaley has been on staff since 2010. At home she has Pogo who is a boxer, a pit mix named…
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    Kelly McPherson

    Receptionist

    Kelly Has been on staff since 2014. At home she has a yellow lab named Tater, 2 cats,…
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    Tara Thatcher

    Receptionist

    Tara has been on staff since 2005. At home she has 2 cats, Rusti and Tigger and a Chinese…
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    Teresa Tippel

    Office Manager

    Teresa has been on staff since 1994. At home she has a big, black horse named Ace, the…

    Technicians / Assistants

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    Abby McKinnon

    Abby has been on staff since 2014. At home she has 3 cats and 1 dog. She loves working at…
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    Chris Vincent

    Technician

    Chris has been on staff since 2005. He shares his home with a number of cats and a dog…
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    Dawn Huge

    Technician

    Dawn has been on staff since 1996. At home Dawn has 3 pets; a dog named Lucy and 2 cats by…
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    Erin Whiddon-Bultemeier

    Erin has been on staff since 2015. She has 3 pets at home; Rascal aka Bubbas, Scamp aka…
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    Jenn Barton

    Technician

    Jenn has been on staff since 2007. She has 2 cats, Maggie and Casanova as well as dog Dora…
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    Michael Campbell

    Technician

    Michael has been on staff since 2008. At home he has a dog named Annabelle and a cat named…
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    Myra Ummer

    Technician

    Myra has been on staff since 2001. At home she has 3 cats named Sylvester, Pancake and…
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    Natalia Naranjo

    Technician

    Natalia has been on staff since 2011. She is originally from Manizales, Colombia, where…
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    O’Neal Arsua

    Technician

    O’Neal has been on staff since 2009. To him, being a veterinary technician has been a…
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    Sarah Kaminsky

    Technician

    Sarah has been on staff since 2012. At home, Sarah has 2 dogs, Misty and Lucy as well as 3…
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    Shannon Pennington

    Technician

    Shannon has been on staff since 2012. At home she has 3 pets, Ruby, Sparky and Dexter.…
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    Tina Billquist

    Technician

    Tina has been on staff since 2004. Tina has 1 dog, a pit bull named Main and several…
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    Treasure Stinson

    Technician

    Treasure has been on staff since 2012. Treasure has 1 dog at home named Raisin. She was…

    Kennel Staff

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    Madi Baird

    Kennel Staff

    Maddie has been on staff since 2013. At home she has 3 dogs; Wedge, Beau and Oscar.…
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    Michael Burton

    Kennel Staff

    Michael has been on staff since 2011. At home, he has a big, beautiful shepherd mix named…