Our Team

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Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Arizona Avenue Animal Clinic in Arizona! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 480-963-2340 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!


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    Dr. Mike Gardetto

    Dr. Gardetto joined his brother at Arizona Avenue Animal Clinic in 1985 after graduating…
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    Dr. Christina Phillip

    Dr. Phillip is originally from northern Arizona, and is one of the rare Arizona natives…
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    Dr. Jade Lanier

    Dr. Lanier joined our family in June 2017. She grew up as an Air Force kid and mainly…
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    Dr. John Gardetto

    Dr. Gardetto opened Arizona Avenue Animal Clinic in 1981 and has served his patients as…

    Office Administrators

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    Hospital Manager

    Kelsi joined us in 2014. She started working professionally with animals in 2013 and has…

    Veterinary Receptionists

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    Veterinary Receptionist

    Andrea joined our team in 2015! She has 8 years of previous veterinary receptionist…
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    Veterinary Receptionist

    Felicia joined our team in October 2016! She graduated from Arizona State University in…
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    Front Office Coordinator

    Karen joined our clinic in 2009. She started working in the veterinary field in 1993…

    Veterinary Technicians

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    Veterinary Technician

    Dee joined our team in April 2016! She moved from Oklahoma to Arizona in 2013. She studied…
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    Veterinary Technician, CVT

    Emily joined our team in 2014. She graduated from Mesa Community College's Veterinary…
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    Lead Veterinary Technician

    Kelsey joined our clinic in 2011. She started as a kennel assistant in our boarding…
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    Veterinary Technician

    Pam joined our team in May 2016. She grew up in the Mid West but, has lived in Arizona for…

    Veterinary Assistants

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    Veterinary Assistant

    Amanda is the newest member of our team. She joined us in August 2016!…
  • hailey


    Veterinary Assistant

    Hailey joined our team in March 2016! Hailey is a certified Veterinary Assistant. She…
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    Veterinary Assistant

    Kayla joined our team in September 2015. She currently attends Mesa Community College with…
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  • naomi


    Veterinary Assistant

    Naomi joined our team in May 2016! She is currently a student at Arizona State University.…


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    Rodger joined are team in 2014. His career included training, maintenance, grooming,…