Veterinarians
in Albuquerque, NM

Albuquerque

Albuquerque

1424 Mercantile Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM  87107

(505) 344-1450

Hospital Number: 1489

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  • Description
    At Banfield Pet Hospital, our mission is to keep your pet as fit as can be with our full service veterinary care. Our skilled veterinary professionals will work diligently to provide the best pet care services for your pet. We’re located between Commerce and Culture Drive on Mercantile Avenue inside PetSmart. Drop by any time to get a closer look at the veterinary services we offer.
     
    Whether your pet needs vaccinations, nutritional help, comprehensive routine health checks, or other veterinary services, the team at our Albuquerque location can treat them. From cat health to dog health to general pet health, Banfield offers veterinary services to just about every pet. With your pet in a healthy state, you can enjoy the other parts of your life with a happy companion.
     
    Stop by our Albuquerque location today. We welcome new pet patients and same day access appointments may be available. While you visit, have our helpful staff inform you about our Optimum Wellness Plan® options that can help you manage pet health care costs.
     
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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™
    • Care Credit
  • Team

    Dr. Ana Esquivel

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Esquivel grew up on a ranch near the Pecos River in Dexter, NM. At the age of six, she knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. Dr. Esquivel attended Colorado State University to complete her bachelor’s degree in equine sciences as well as her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. In 2005, she joined the Banfield team as a veterinary student in the summer job program. Dr. Esquivel moved back to New Mexico and began working with the hospital team at Albuquerque in May 2008 as an associate veterinarian. Her medical interests include preventive care, soft tissue surgery, and dentistry. With a special interest in integrative veterinary medicine, she holds certifications in both veterinary medical acupuncture and canine physical rehabilitation. Dr. Esquivel enjoys spending time at home with her husband, working in the garden and taking care of her dogs, cats, chickens, and horses. More Details >>

    Dr. Vatsana Phaybouth

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Phaybouth is originally from Laos, but Albuquerque has been her hometown since she was a young girl. She received her undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of New Mexico. She then attended veterinary school at Colorado State University and received her Doctor of Veterinary degree in 2009. She joined Banfield after graduation and moved to the Mercantile location in January 2012. She is married with three children, two boys and a girl. Her special veterinary interests are in dentistry, soft tissue surgery and practice management. More Details >>

    Dr. Mariah Zeigler

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Zeigler began her veterinary career at Pennsylvania State University where she earned a bachelor's degree in animal bioscience in 2005. She then attended Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine where she tracked public corporate medicine. In 2007, Dr. Zeigler was selected as a Health Professional Scholarship recipient by the United States Air Force (USAF) and in 2009, received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and was appointed as a Captain in the USAF. Dr. Zeigler completed two tours as a decorated active duty USAF Public Health Officer and in 2013, she received an honorable discharge and joined Banfield. Dr. Zeigler received her Master of Public Health from the University of Iowa in 2017. In her free time, she enjoys the mountains of Albuquerque hiking, skiing, and snowshoeing. She shares her life with her husband of nine years, Matthew, and two quirky kitties, Alfalfa and Poolie. More Details >>

    Dr. Kristin Reger

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Reger grew up in Jacksonville, Florida. She attended the University of Florida where she majored in biology, and went on to the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 2015. After a year-long rotating internship (small animal medicine and surgery) at Capital Veterinary Specialists in Tallahassee, she and her husband made the drastic move to Albuquerque, where she has been practicing ever since. Her professional interests include endocrinology and, as a Florida native, parasitology and infectious disease. She lives in Albuquerque with her husband and their adopted pup, Charlie. She remains a huge fan of the Gators despite the move, but is loving the change of scenery! More Details >>

    Dr. Colleen Cassady

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Cassady is originally from Canada and has lived in Albuquerque for the past 10 years. She is married with 2 step children and 3 dogs, and her interests involve exploring NM, gardening, and athletic challenges and adventures with friends and family. More Details >>

    Nicole Barela

    Practice Manager

    Nicole was born in Albuquerque where she spent most of her young childhood. At eight years old, her family moved to southern Virginia, where she lived for the remainder of her youth. She graduated with honors from the University of Virginia in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in arts & sciences. She then moved to Baltimore, Maryland where began at Banfield as a veterinary assistant. After six years with the company, she transferred back home to Albuquerque and was promoted to practice manager. Nicole shares a home with her boyfriend, Vince, their English mastiff, Madison, and their five cats. In her spare time, she loves cheering for the Pittsburgh Steelers, hiking, and watching movies with all of her pets. More Details >>

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