Thomas Pfafman DVM, CAC

Dr Tom Pfafman was raised in Hume Virginia on his family cattle and horse farm. He learned to care for and love many different types of animals, dogs, cats, horses, cows, pigs chickens, gerbils, rabbits, hamsters and many more. He worked closely with the family veterinarians and knew from an early age he wanted to pursue a career in Veterinary medicine. Dr. Pfafman and his wife graduated from the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1992.

His first love was surgery where he excelled in orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, his training at Companion Animal clinic in Gainesville Virginia with Dr. Scott Dove allowed him to learn many advanced surgical procedures. It was there that he was first exposed to animal chiropractic and started to realize the limitations of a strictly traditional practice. In 1994 Dr. Casey and Dr. Pfafman started training with Dr. Sharon Willoughby, DVM, DC, the founder of Animal Chiropractic and he became the 86th person certified in animal chiropractic. Since then he has branched out and developed advanced therapies to help dogs with arthritis, back pain and intervertebral disc disease.

Pursued advanced training in the use of glandular therapy, essential oil therapy, nutrition, stem cell therapy, cold laser therapy and physical rehabilitation.

The culmination of his passion to seek out the best possible therapies was to create the Integrative Vet Med Center that offers the best in Traditional Medicine with powerful complimentary natural treatments.

Education

  • Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 1988. B.S Animal Science

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 1992. Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine

  • Options for Animals, Molene, IL 1994. Certified Animal Chiropractor

  • Certified in Vet-Stem Stem Cell Therapy 2010

  • Member American Veterinary Chiropractic Association

  • Member American Veterinary Medical Association

  • Member American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association

  • Member Arizona Veterinary Medical Association

  • College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies

  • University of Florida Surgical Excellence Award Recipient

Angela Casey DVM

Dr. Angela Casey was raised in West St. Louis County, Missouri. Her dad is a huge dog lover, so it’s no surprise she had lots of dogs growing up. She enjoyed Dachshunds, Dobermans and Irish Setters before getting her Springer Spaniel puppy, while in Veterinary School. When she was 12 years old, she trained the family’s Doberman, “Sasha”, for show in the Obedience Ring. She is very proud of the awards she and “Sasha” won together. She knew, at age 12, that she would one day be a veterinarian.

Dr. Casey and her husband, Dr. Tom Pfafman, graduated from The University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, in 1992. Dr. Casey did an externship at Rabies Animal Control, in Gainesville, FL, in 1991. Dr.’s Casey and Pfafman were certified in Animal Chiropractic, in 1994. They currently have an Integrative Veterinary Practice, in Phoenix, Arizona. They offer a combination of Western medical services including surgery, stem cell therapy, cold laser, dentistry and companion animal wellness/ illness care, in addition to, nutritional counseling, Chiropractic care, nutraceuticals, Essential Oil therapy, Acupressure, Homeopathy and most recently EFT (Energy Psychology Based); a healing modality for emotional trauma associated with abuse, neglect and abandonment (rescue dog kids, for example). Together they specialize in pain prevention, intervention and management.

Education

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 1986.  B.S. Animal Science

  • University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 1988. B.S. Microbiology

  • University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, FL 1992.

  • American Veterinary Chiropractic Association Certification, 1994.

  • American Veterinary Medical Association

  • Certified EFT Practitioner, 2014.

  • Association for Comprehensive Energy Psychology, 2014.  ACEP member

  • College of Integrative Veterinary Therapies

  • Arizona Veterinary Medical Association

Meet Our Friendly & Helpful Team

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    Carli

    Office Manager - Veterinary Technician, she answers your questions and keeps the practice running smoothly
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    Amanda

    Head Surgery Tech, Specializing in anesthesia recovery and patient care.
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    Jessica

    Veterinary Technician – Certified in healing touch and your patient advocate making sure your pet is relaxed and pampered while here.
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    Jeralyn

    Certified Veterinary Technician specializing in dentistry and essential oil therapy.
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    Patti

    Receptionist- Her strengths are a warm smile , sunny personality and great people skills
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    Taylor

    Veterinary Technician – Specializing in dental therapy, anesthesia monitoring and patient care.
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    Curly

    Assistant Office Manager - Specializing in therapy for pet owners and Master Treat Tester.
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