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Banfield Pet Hospital® - Paradise Valley

Banfield Pet Hospital® - Paradise Valley

10825 N Tatum Blvd | Phoenix, AZ 85028

Call 480-999-5737
Monday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Wednesday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 7:00pm
Sunday 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Early Morning Drop-Off Service
  • Optimum Wellness Plans®
  • Animal Flea Control
  • Animal Microchipping
  • Spaying/Neutering
  • Veterinarians
  • Veterinary Dentistry
  • Veterinary Euthanasia
  • Veterinary Vaccinations
  • New Pet Initial Visit
  • Physical Exam

Our veterinarians love your pet (almost) as much as you do.

From nose-to-tail exams to routinely recommended vaccinations, flea, tick and heartworm prevention, microchipping, dental care, and surgery, Banfield Pet Hospital’s veterinarians are committed to delivering care that’s as one-of-a-kind as your pet. Throughout every stage of your pet’s life, we’re at your side to help you find a smarter way to love your pet with access to:
• 1,000+ hospitals with convenient hours
• Affordable Optimum Wellness Plans® to make routine care easy – with access to Vet Chat™ 24/7 live chat support
• On-the-go scheduling and medical records on the Banfield app
• And lots more we’d love to tell you about at your first in-office visit

Get to know us with a Free first exam at your neighborhood Banfield – we can’t wait to meet you and your pet.

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Dr. Stephanie Lemus
Dr. Stephanie Lemus

Dr Lemus grew up in the Midwest (Iowa, Minnesota and Indiana) and transplanted to Arizona after graduating veterinary school from Purdue University in 2007. She was been practicing medicine at Banfield the Pet Hospital off and on since 2008. Dr Lemus began as the acting Chief of Staff at the Paradise Valley location in the fall of 2013.

Her primary interests are dogs and cats, especially enjoying variety of soft tissue surgeries, dental care, and preventive care medicine.

When she is not at work, she enjoys spending her free time with her family. When not busy with family life and work, Dr Lemus enjoys staying physically fit with Crossfit and running.

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Dr. Timothy Huizinga
Dr. Timothy Huizinga

Dr. Timothy Huizinga graduated from Texas A&M university in 2001. Upon graduation he worked both at a private practice and at an emergency hospital in order to expand his knowledge base and gain experience in many different types of cases. Dr. Huizinga joined Banfield in July 2002, at our Lewisville, Texas location, and then served as Chief of staff at the West Plano Texas location from 2004 to 2013. He re-located to Arizona in March of 2014.

Dr. Huizinga has a great passion for teaching and mentoring, he is actively involved in hosting Veterinary students during their summer and 4th year internships. Dr. Huizinga enjoys working with both canine and feline patients, as well as a large array of exotics such as rabbits, ferrets, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice and even rats! Dr. Huizinga has experience in many different types of soft tissue surgery and medicine cases. In his free time, Dr. Huizinga enjoys experiencing all that Arizona has to offer including hiking, camping, running and biking.

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Dr Jason Long
Dr Jason Long

I grew up as the youngest of 2 children of 2 school teachers in the U.S.-Mexico border town of Douglas, AZ. As many veterinarians, I knew from an early age that I wanted to help animals as a lifelong career, but unlike many, I was privileged to live next door to a good family friend who happened to be a mobile veterinarian who helped fan the flame of my dream. I graduated from Douglas High School with the class of 2007, then went on to complete my undergraduate degree in Veterinary Science and Microbiology at the University of Arizona, class of 2011. Between undergraduate and veterinary school, I took a year to teach high school chemistry and physical science at Douglas High School. From 2012 through 2016 I attended veterinary school at Colorado State University. I have several hobbies that include playing tennis, playing the piano, and anything that involves the outdoors. I look forward to meeting and serving both you and your pet in the near future!

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Dr Brie Trusiano

Dr Trusiano grew up in Tijeras, New Mexico, a small mountain town east of Albuquerque.�She grew up with multiple pets in our household, and knew�she wanted to be a veterinarian at a very young age. Dr Trusiano attended the University of Arizona and obtained my Bachelor of Science degree in Veterinary Science, all the while volunteering at local clinics and working for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona.�She recently obtained�her DVM from Colorado State University. Her specific interests within veterinary medicine include clinical pathology and all aspects of preventative care.��Dr Trusiano�has a pug mix named Bella.� In�her free time, she�enjoys running, writing, and finding new places to hike and explore.�

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Dr Carie Bikson
Dr Carie Bikson

Originally from a suburb of Kansas City, Dr. Bikson got an undergraduate degree in Marine Biology from the University of Miami in Florida.� After working in the field for three years, she decided to attend veterinary school at Kansas State.� She graduated in 2017 and then moved to Arizona to take advantage of the weather.� She joined the Paradise Valley location in 2017.� In her free time she enjoys watching soccer and playing with her Chihuahua, Stella.� She has an interest in preventative care, dermatology and being there for the entire life of your pet.

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