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Our Veterinarians

Dr. Raul Buso
Veterinarian / Owner

Dr. Raul Buso has been a part of the Haines Road Animal Hospital family since 2002. As an eager undergraduate student at the University of Florida (Go Gators!), Dr. Buso would spend his summers as an intern in the animal hospital learning the ins and outs of the veterinary field. Once a graduate of St.George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine, he promptly began working as a full time associate at Haines Road Animal Hospital. In 2016, Dr. Buso bought the practice from his long time mentor, Dr. Vicente, and hopes to continue to improve upon his legacy. Dr. Buso is a local of St. Petersburg and has a dog named Baxter and two cats, Shakespeare and Mira. He enjoys sports and the many restaurants “The Burg” has to offer.

Dr. Javier Vicente

Dr. Vicente graduated from Auburn University in Alabama in 1992. That same year he moved to St. Petersburg, FL, to begin an internship at Haines Road Animal Hospital. Shortly thereafter, he started practicing as a professional veterinarian at the hospital. Dr. Vicente is married, has two children, a dachshund mix, a dachshund, two cats, and a bird.

Dr. Katy Griffin

Dr. Katy Griffin attended Auburn University in Alabama for undergrad and veterinary school. She graduated in 2007, moved to Clearwater, Florida, and has been working at Haines Road Animal Hospital since 2008. Dr. Griffin has a beautiful daughter named Olivia and 2 dogs a mixed breed named Rez and a Boxer named One Eyed Willie. Her Special interests include Internal Medicine, Dermatology and Surgery.

Dr. Camille Andrews

Dr. Camille Andrews graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. She has been living and practicing in the Tampa Bay Area for the last six years since moving from Memphis, TN. She enjoys all of the outdoor activities that our slice of paradise has to offer. She shares her home graciously with her border collie Murphy and two cats, Lillie and Indy.

Dr. Stephanie Bode

Dr. Stephanie Bode attended Florida State University for undergrad and the University of Florida for veterinary school. She graduated in 2015, moved to Tampa, Florida, where she practiced for two years prior to moving to St. Petersburg, Florida. She has been working at Haines Road Animal Hospital since 2017. Dr. Bode is engaged and is the proud owner of two Siamese mixes, Ares and Apollo, and two Golden Retrievers, Zeus and Cassie. Her Special Interests include Surgery and internal medicine.


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