veterinarians

Dr. Shannon Davies

Dr. Shannon Davies is the newest addition to the staff at Stanley Veterinary Clinic! Dr. Davies was an only child of an Army father so she moved often during her early years before settling in the Springfield, MO area. She received both her Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from…

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Alexandre Silva, DVM, BVM, Residency Trained in Small Animal Surgery (Brazil)

Dr. Alexandre Silva is a general practitioner at Stanley Veterinary Clinic. Dr. Silva attended the Federal University of Espirito Santo in Brazil and received his bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine (BVM) in 2013. He worked as a general practitioner until he started his Small Animal Surgical Residency at the Federal University of Minas Gerais in…

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Jacqueline Black, DVM

Dr. Black graduated from Kansas State University in 2015 and started practicing at another local animal hospital. She grew up in the Kansas City area and has 3 cats named Winston, Cade, and Polo. In her spare time, she enjoys renovating her home and is an avid sports fan, cheering for the Kansas City Chiefs,…

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Joi Pearson, DVM

Dr. Joi Pearson lives in Overland Park with her husband, two daughters, two dogs, and a hedgehog. She graduated from Tuskegee University in 1996 and has been in the veterinary field for over 22 years. She has taught anatomy and physiology for the Maple Woods Veterinary Technician program for 2 years. She has a strong…

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Bryan Kerling, DVM

Dr. Bryan Kerling is a general practitioner who joined the veterinary staff at Stanley Veterinary Clinic in 2014. Dr. Kerling received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Kansas State University in 2009. Prior to attending Kansas State, Dr. Kerling received his Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Iowa State University in 2005. Dr. Kerling is a…

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Matthew G. Powers, DVM

Dr. Matthew Powers is a general practitioner who joined the veterinary staff at Stanley Veterinary Clinic in 2010. Dr. Powers attended Kansas State University and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science and Industry in 2005. He attended Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine and received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine…

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Kenneth G. Huggins, DVM

Dr. Kenneth G. Huggins is the former owner of Stanley Veterinary Clinic. He has cared for pets at the hospital for nearly 40 years and continues to treat patients. Dr. Huggins attended Kansas State University and majored in Arts and Sciences. He was accepted into Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine before completing his…

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