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Temple Terrace

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Temple Terrace (East Tampa / Near USF)

5023 East Busch Blvd Tampa, FL 33617 (View map)

Hours:
Monday - Friday 7 am-7 pm
Saturday 8 am-4 pm
Sunday: Closed
Our Pebble Creek, North Bay, All Creatures, and Cheval locations are open Sundays from 8am-4pm

Team Members & Colleagues

Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals | Tampa, FL

Employee Since: 1987
Find them at: All Creatures, Cat Doctors, Temple Terrace, Pebble Creek, North Bay

Timothy Lassett, DVM, DABVP

Dr. Lassett is a native of Tampa. He attended the University of Florida receiving a bachelors degree in microbiology in 1978 and a doctorate in veterinary medicine in 1982. After completing a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery … Continue reading

Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals | Tampa, FL

Employee Since: 1987
Find them at: All Creatures, Cat Doctors, Temple Terrace, Pebble Creek, North Bay

Link V Welborn , DVM, DABVP, CCRT

Dr. Welborn was the valedictorian of his 1976 graduating class from King High School here in Tampa and as a President’s Scholar, he earned an undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida. Dr. Welborn graduated with honors from the … Continue reading

Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals | Tampa, FL

Employee Since: 2011
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Lacie Armstrong, DVM – Medical Director

Dr. Lacie Armstrong is an associate veterinarian and medical director at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She graduated with honors from Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina with dual degrees in Marine Science and Biology and a minor in Chemistry. Dr. … Continue reading

Tampa Bay Animal Hospitals | Tampa, FL

Employee Since: 2014
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Rachel DeNitto, DVM

Dr. DeNitto is originally from Syracuse, NY. She graduated with honors from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2004 with a degree in Biology. Dr. DeNitto attended the University of Florida and earned her veterinary degree in 2008. Following veterinary school, … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2012
Find them at: All Creatures, Cat Doctors, Temple Terrace, Pebble Creek, North Bay

Chris Ludlow, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Chris Ludlow is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. He established Veterinary Internal Medicine Diagnostics with a commitment to providing the highest quality internal medicine for pets and personalized service. Dr. Ludlow earned his DVM with … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2018
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Necia Godzisz, DVM

Dr. Necia Godzisz is originally from Warren, Michigan. She graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor’s in biology, followed by a post-bachelor’s secondary teaching certification. Prior to her veterinary degree program, Dr. Godzisz acquired many years of experience with … Continue reading

dr-burns

Employee Since: 2018
Find them at: All Creatures, Cat Doctors, Temple Terrace, Pebble Creek, North Bay

Colby Burns, DVM

Dr. Colby Burns, a board-certified surgeon at North Tampa Veterinary Specialists, provides specialized orthopedic, soft tissue, neurologic and emergency surgical services to small animal veterinary practitioners. This service allows our veterinarians the ability to offer advanced surgical services in the … Continue reading

Dr. Bajc

Employee Since: 2020
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Madison Bajc, DVM

Dr. Bajc is one of our wonderful new Associate Veterinarians here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She is originally from Marietta, Georgia. She joined our team because she immediate fell in love with our team members and felt immediately at … Continue reading

Employee Since: 1995
Find them at: All Creatures, Cat Doctors, Temple Terrace, Pebble Creek, North Bay

Cassandra Timken, CVPM, CCRA

Raised on a working horse ranch Cassy has always had a strong love for all animals and a desire to improve the human-animal bond. She began working in the veterinary field at the age of 15 as an assistant in … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2012
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Melissa Layton, CVT – Practice Manager

Melissa is our Practice Manager here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She began her career with us in 2012 where she worked as a Veterinary Technician at our sister hospital, North Bay Animal Hospital. In 2018 she transferred to another … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2013
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Emily Wilson

Hello, my name is Emily! I am a veterinary technician, and have been working for the Tampa Bay Veterinary group since 2013. I was born and raised in Tampa Florida and I am very thankful that I am able peruse … Continue reading

Ciera Ellis | North Bay Animal Hospitals | Tampa, FL

Employee Since: 2015
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Ciera Bowling

Ciera is our awesome Client Care Supervisor. She is from Brandon, Florida. She loves animals and helping their humans. She loves spending time outdoors, kayaking, hiking, archery, and going to the beach. She shares her home with her three dogs, … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2016
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Chelsea Hill

I am a Veterinary Technician here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. I am originally from Lakeland, Florida and grew up in the bay area. I recently graduated from University of South Florida with a bachelors in Integrative Animal Biology. I … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2016
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Holly MacCluen

Holly is a member of our Client Care team here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. Holly cultivated her love of the ocean from a very young age, and has attended the University of South Florida and University of Guam as … Continue reading

tyla

Employee Since: 2016
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Tyla Toppin

Tyla is one of our rock star Veterinary Technicians here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She was raised in Brooklyn, New York. She joined our team because working with animals is her passion and she loves our practice. She has … Continue reading

erin

Employee Since: 2019
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Erin Pineda

Erin is one of our wonderful Client Care team members here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She is originally from New York. She received her Associates in Business Management from Hillsborough Community College. She joined our practice because she loves … Continue reading

mckenzie

Employee Since: 2019
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Mackenzie Powell

Mackenzie is one of our amazing Pet Resort Specialists here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She is originally from Tampa. She loves learning about animals and animal care. She shares her home with 7 cats. 3 Sphynx and 4 rescue … Continue reading

layla

Employee Since: 2019
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Layla Grose

Layla is one of our awesome Client Care team members. She is originally from Virginia. She has wanted to become a Veterinarian since she was a child. She attended Hillsborough Community College and is currently enrolled in The University of … Continue reading

Jamineliz

Employee Since: 2019
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Jamineliz Barreto

Hablo Español Jamineliz is one of our wonderful technicians. She enjoys living in Florida and loves working with animals. She looks forward to coming into work and meeting all of the new pets that have their vacations planned with us.

Employee Since: 2019
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Stefaney Pover

Stefaney is one of our amazing technicians at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She began volunteering at a local animal hospital and after a year they hired her onto the team. She has been working as a vet tech for 4 … Continue reading

Employee Since: 2019
Find them at: Temple Terrace

Jo-Mar C. Partida

Jo-Mar is one of our wonderful Pet Resort specialists here at Temple Terrace Animal Hospital. She is from Tampa, Florida. She started her career in the animal field as a volunteer with the hopes to have a career in her … Continue reading