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.
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
Internal Medicine, Oncology
DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), DACVIM (Oncology)
Board Certified in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Oncology
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 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.
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.
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.