Pet Hospital in Lakeland, FL



919 Lakeland Park Center Dr #380
Lakeland, FL  33809

(863) 853-7819

Hospital Number: 2236

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  • Description
    Look to this Banfield Pet Hospital® as your partner in quality pet care. From thorough physical exams and lab work-ups, to dental cleanings, x-rays and surgery, this full service pet hospital is committed to the long-term health and happiness of your pet. Let us show you how an Optimum Wellness Plan® ensures ongoing preventive care for your pet, at every life and health stage.
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  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • CareCredit
    • Interpretation Services
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Emily Gonzalez

    Practice Manager

    Emily is originally from New Jersey where she attended Rutgers University from 2006-2010 and graduated with a degree in Psychology. After that she worked as a counselor for seven years. In 2018 Emily decided she wanted a change of pace so she made the move down to Austin with her two Greyhounds, Raptor and Tanesha. Once in Austin she got her management experience running the Austin branch of an exciting start up company. Emily joined the Banfield team at the end of 2019 and is excited to see where this opportunity will take her. When not working, Emily spends time volunteering at the Pflugerville library with her Therapy Dog, Raptor, and volunteering with Austin Greyhound Adoption helping to place retired racers with loving families. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Theresa Merkle


    Dr. Theresa Merkle graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine and has been a practicing veterinarian in the Lakeland area for 20 years. Dr. Merkle is the Chief of Staff for Banfield of Lakeland. She chose to become a veterinarian so that she could provide quality medicine for our pets as well as increasing owner knowledge. Dr. Merkle has special interests in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. She is currently working to become board certified in pain management. Dr. Merkle calls Lakeland home where she enjoys life with her husband and two beautiful Greyhounds, Ivan and Quorra. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Vanessa Orasky


    Dr. Vanessa Orasky graduated from Iowa State University's College of Veterinary Medicine and has been practicing in the Lakeland area for 8 years. At a very young age Dr. Orasky asked her parents how to spell veterinarian and from that point on her love for animals consumed her professional interests. There was never any other career path for Dr. Orasky. She has developed special interests in soft tissue surgery, pet behavior and being a part of establishing a healthy happy bond between young pets and their new families. During her time away from work, Dr. Orasky enjoys spending time with her husband, three children and all of her pets, which include 4 cats and 2 dogs. More Details >>

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