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Our Veterinarians

Dr. Rafique Achmetov is an emergency medicine veterinarian. He is sitting with a golden retriever who is wearing a white lab coat.
Rafique Achmetov
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Rafique Achmetov
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Rafique Achmetov’s clinical interests include surgery, pain management and anesthesia.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Saint George’s University, Grenada, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg
An outdoors enthusiast, Dr. Achmetov likes sports, hiking, hunting, fishing, biking, skydiving, scuba diving and surfing. Traveling is another favorite pastime. Hops is his golden retriever, and George is his cat.
Dr. Bill Brewer is board certified in both veterinary internal medicine and oncology. He is with a yellow lab.
Bill Brewer
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
Internal Medicine, Oncology
Bill Brewer
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
Board Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Oncology
Internal Medicine, Oncology
Servicing Locations
Dr. Bill Brewer’s has years of experience working in specialty hospitals and educating others, to include a year as a guest lecturer at the University of California, Davis and 16 years as an assistant professor at Auburn University. He remembers becoming an oncologist when the focus was on offering therapy for what was thought of as an untreatable problem. Today, he solves new mysteries every day. Dr. Brewer’s clinical interests include ultrasound, chemotherapy and interpreting lab work.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
  • Residency, Oncology, University of California, Davis
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of California, Davis
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Bachelor of Science, University of California, Davis
Dr. Brewer likes making small home repairs, gardening, reading and spending time with his family. His cat’s name is Mandy.
Dr. Samson is a veterinarian in our surgery service.
Samson Daniel
DVM
Surgery
Samson Daniel
DVM
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. Samson Daniel is the medical director of our Chesapeake hospital. His clinical interests include advanced orthopedics, like cruciate repair, complex fracture repair and corrective osteotomies, minimally invasive surgery and pain management.
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Miami Veterinary Specialists, FL
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Miami Veterinary Specialists, FL
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Miami Veterinary Specialists, FL
  • Clinical Rotation, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts & Nevis, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Health Service Administration, University of Central Florida, Orlando
Dr. Daniel likes cheering for the Dallas Cowboys, Orlando Magic and Florida Gators. He enjoys running marathons, traveling and cooking. He has two dogs, coconut retriever Jack and mixed breed Jill.
Dr. Gideon Daniel is board certified in small animal internal medicine.
Gideon Daniel
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
Internal Medicine
Gideon Daniel
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)
Board Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Daniel Gideon’s special interests include urology, nephrology, endocrinology and gastrointestinal cases.
  • Fellowship, Hemodialysis/Nephrology, ACCESS Specialty Hospital, Culver City CA
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, The Animal Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Clinical Rotation, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts & Nevis, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Central Florida, Orlando
In his spare time, Dr. Gideon enjoys outdoor activities, including hiking and trail running. He also enjoys weightlifting.
Dr. Brianna Doran is a part of our emergency medicine training program for clinicians.
Brianna Doran
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Brianna Doran
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
A dedicated emergency clinician, Dr. Brianna Doran is interested in feline medicine, toxicity cases and trauma, with emphasis on wound repair and management.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Atlantic Veterinary College, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology and Animal Science, University of Findlay, OH
When not working, Dr. Doran enjoys traveling and outdoor activities. Her pets include a dog named River and two cats, Boomer and Bugs.
Dr. Jason Haas is a veterinarian in our emergency medicine training program for clinicians.
Jason Haas
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Jason Haas
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Within the field of emergency medicine, Dr. Jason Haas finds wound repair, diabetic ketoacidosis, and respiratory emergency cases particularly rewarding to treat. He also has a special interest in surgery.
  • Clinical Rotation, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts and Nevis, West Indies
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Hampden-Sydney College, VA
Dive-certified, Dr. Haas loves the water. He also enjoys playing soccer and saltwater fishing. Jaeger is his German shepherd, and Riley his black Labrador.
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Thomas McManus
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Thomas McManus
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Thomas McManus is part of our emergency medicine training program for clinicians. SCUBA certified, his skills include handling marine animals, as well as cats, dogs and birds. He is especially interested in managing trauma and foreign body ingestion cases.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg VA
  • Bachelor of Science, Marine Science, University of New England, Biddeford
Dr. McManus enjoys spending time by the water, whether kayaking, swimming, diving or lounging on the beach with a good book. He is also an aquarium hobbyist and looks forward to getting a dog of his own soon.