Our veterinarians, technicians, care coordinators and assistants are all people with a great love for animals, and together, we work as a team to provide the best care possible for your pet. We conduct frequent staff meetings and routinely discuss our hospitalized cases to ensure continuity of care for our patients.
It is the aim of our professional staff to provide the very latest in quality veterinary care. Throughout the year our veterinarians attend continuing education seminars on the national, state and local levels. They are members of many professional organizations, including the American Veterinary Medical Association. To assist our doctors in providing the best medical treatments for patients, the hospital maintains a library with the latest published resources and actively uses the most up-to-date veterinary medical internet research tools.
Dr. Kevin Frazier
Dr. Kevin Frazier, the PetVax founder, is a 1981 graduate of the University Of Tennessee College Of Veterinary Medicine. He previously practiced in North Carolina and Arkansas before returning to his hometown of Memphis in 1993. Dr. Frazier is the primary veterinarian responsible for spay, neuter & declaw surgeries and he rotates his schedule among the four PetVax hospitals to accomodate our clients' location preference. He is licensed to practice in Tennessee and Mississippi.
Dr. David Hannon
Dr. Hannon joined PetVax Complete Care Centers in October of 2017 as an "Exotic Specialist". He primarily sees his exotic patients every Tuesday from 9-6 at PetVax Germantown (901-654-3110) but is also well versed in orthopedics, soft tissue surgeries and internal medicine for companion pets. Mainly, he practices at PetVax Germantown and PetVax East. Since June 1993. Hannon has practiced small and exotic animal medicine in the greater Memphis, TN area and has served as the primary veterinarian for Lichterman Nature Center from June 1993 until its Wildlife Resource Center was closed in September 1998. He is an active MEMBER of the following organizations. David Hannon, DVM, can now officially call himself a Bird Specialist. This is a significant achievement since there are only about 120 veterinarians worldwide that are board-certified in avian medicine by the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners. In Tennessee there are three others, but all of them are at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in Knoxville. There are no avian diplomates in West Tennessee, Arkansas, or Mississippi! Dr. Hannon is now qualified to work at a zoo, veterinary school, or referral practice. Dr. Hannon is a 1993 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. While at Auburn, he served as the Student Medical Director for the Southeastern Raptor Rehabilitation Center, and he interned at the Knoxville Zoo in Knoxville, TN and the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans, LA.
Dr. Blanco moved to Starkville, MS from South Carolina for undergraduate school where she received her B.S. in animal and dairy science before attending MSU's College of Veterinary Medicine. After graduation, she moved to Memphis and joined the Banfield team. Dr. Blanco has two mixed breed dogs, Snickers and Dixie, that love taking long walks at Shelby Farms. During her free time, Dr. Blanco loves kayaking, canoeing, horseback riding, kickboxing, and relaxing with her dogs.
Dr. Anderson graduated from the University of Florida in 1993 and had been practicing veterinary medicine for 23 years. Dr. Anderson joined the PetVax team in 2016 and has respectively earned the position ofSenior Doctor over Bartlett, She loves all aspects of veterinary medicine, especially soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. During Dr. Anderson’s free time, she raises chickens and tends to a variety of animals on her small farm. She who enjoys most all surgical procedures including orthopedics, mass removals, spays and neuter plus much more. Dr. A is one of the smartest doctors we have every had with the most experience, yet is a complete joy to work with and cares for her clients big and small, well and critica
Dr. Lynn Worley
Dr. Lynn Worley graduated from Mississippi State College Of Veterinary Medicine in 1994 and began working with us in 1995. She is married to a wonderful husband and has four children. Like all of our staff, she has a deep love for animals, which is evidenced by the large number of pets and livestock she keeps on her family's farm. She loves life and enjoys spending her free time with her family in outdoor activities. Dr. Worley is licensed in both Mississippi and Tennessee.
Dr. Janessa Caldwell
Dr. Janessa Caldwell graduated from Mississippi State College Of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. She is the newest addition to our team of doctors at PetVax Complete Care Centers. Dr. Caldwell primarily practices at PetVax Cordova and has a passion for preventative and wellness care. Dr. Caldwell is licensed in both Mississippi and Tennessee. We are proud to have Dr. Caldwell on our team!
Dr. Emily Stewart
Dr. Emily Stewart graduated from Mississippi State College Of Veterinary Medicine in 2011 and began working with us in 2012. She is married and lives in the Mid-town area. Dr. Stewart primarily practices at the PetVax East location. She has such a passion and love for animals, which is displayed daily at PetVax East. Dr. Stewart is a wonderful asset to PetVax!
Dr. Cantrell is originally from Virginia, but as a navy brat traveled a lot. She spent three and a half years overseas in Portugal. Then, she attended high school in Pensacola, FL that offered a veterinary assisting program. Dr. Cantrell attended college at Mississippi State University and completed their veterinary program in 2014. She enjoys outdoor hobbies like fishing, camping, and canoeing with her family. Dr. Cantrell has a bloodhound named Bama, along with two hens, and a rooster.
Dr. Marie Fleming
Dr. Marie Fleming lives in Germantown with her husband, Brian Ashby. She has been with PetVax for 5 years and works primarily at our Bartlett location. Dr. Fleming is photographed with her fishing buddy, Sadie, who was adopted from Hot Springs Village Animal Welfare League. Her hobbies include: reading, fishing (especially large game fish), cooking and spending time with her family. She is licensed in Tennessee and Mississippi.
Dr. Anna Biggers
Dr. Biggers graduated with a Bachelors degree in Animal Science from Mississippi State in 2005, then went on to obtain her doctorate from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. She lives in Collierville with her husband, Dr. Marc Biggers and 2 children, Allie and Marc Allen Biggers. They have two dogs named Delta and Baxter. Her hobbies include: spending time with her family, bike riding, running, being outdoors, riding horses AND Mississippi State Football. Dr. Biggers is licensed in Tennessee and Mississippi. She performs surgeries at our East and Cordova locations.
Dr. Lynn Svoboda
Dr. Lynn grew up in the Memphis area and is an active member of the city supporting the city any way she can and especially through the care of animals. Her passion for pets and her clients is evident within moments after meeting her. In her free time she enjoys yoga, biking the Greenline, hiking, theatre, and enjoying quality time with her menagerie of rescued pets. She graduated from The University of Tennessee in 1984 and has 30+ years of experience in both, internal medicine and surgery. Dr. Lynn primarily practices at our East and Midtown Location.
Dr. Amanda Jondle graduated from Iowa State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2017 and began working for PetVax later that summer.She was born and raised in Iowa on a small farm and after graduation, she and her husband decided to move to the Mid South for a change. They live on an acreage with their 2 dogs, 3 cats, chickens, and soon will have their horses moved down here from Iowa too. During her free time, Dr. Jondle enjoys spending time with her husband and pets, horseback riding, various outdoor activities, and traveling. Dr. Jondle primarily works at the Cordova hospital. She has a passion for animals of all sizes and is veryexcited to call TN her new home.
Our Administrative Coordinators/Managers
Angela Deese has been with PetVax since its opening in 1994. She is the Hospital Administrator for all locations and manager of the new Germantown clinic. Angela has dedicated her life to raising her daughter and helping animals. Stop by the Germantown location and let Angela give you a tour. She would be delighted and glad to assist you with any of your animals needs.
Angie Gilbert has been with PetVax since 1998. Angie is responsible the Cordova location and trains all new receptionist. Her knowledge and ideas have helped PetVax run efficiently. Angie would love to serve you at our newest location.
Cindy Mepham has been with PetVax since 2006. She is an assistant to the doctors and one of the Managers at the Bartlett Clinic. Cindy's continual dedication to customer satisfaction is evident in the way that she treats each & every client. Cindy and Teri Anderson host the free informative "Puppy and Kitten" class that is offered at the Bartlett location. Call of visit soon to be enrolled in the upcoming class.
Teri Anderson has been with PetVax since 1995. She is known for her compassion toward our clients and their pets. She also assists our doctors and is a manager at the PetVax Complete Care Center in Bartlett. Her extensive knowledge about puppy and kitten care has earned her the position of primary speaker at our free Puppy and Kitten Classes, held at Bartlett.an assistant to the Doctors and one of the Managers at the Bartlett clinic.
Amanda started as a receptionist at PetVax in 2010 and worked her way up to
a Doctor's Assistant eventually being promoted to management. She was born
in California a "Navy Brat", raised mostly in Washington state. Amanda owns
two dogs, Tater the pug and Daphne the tri-pawed aussie mix. In her free
time, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her pets.
Our Receptionist/Veterinary Care Coordinators
From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave, our experienced and compassionate veterinary care coordinators provide assistance in meeting your pet's needs and efficiently serving you. Their smiles are contagious, and their goal is to assure your visit runs as smoothly as possible.
Our Technicians and Assistants
Our veterinary technicians and assistants maintain a fully equipped laboratory, permitting on-site evaluations in hematology, serology, parasitology, microbiology and blood chemistries. These caring and capable individuals provide assistance in radiology, dentistry, surgery, anesthesia, chemotherapy and client education and communication.
From assisting doctors in the examination rooms to ensuring that all pets are comfortable and lovingly cared for, our veterinary assistants are always ready and willing to lend a helping hand.
Our Kennel Technicians
Our Kennel Attendants keep our kennels spotless and are sensitive to our patients' needs. They offer a gentle hand in caring for your sick or injured pets.