Our Peoria Team
Dr. Cassidy – Lead Veterinarian
Dr. Jordan Cassidy joined the Pet Dental USA team in January of 2020. Originally from Oklahoma, Dr. Cassidy earned her Bachelor’s Degree and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Oklahoma State University (Go Pokes!). Following graduation, Dr. Cassidy spent 2 years in Equine practice before transitioning into Companion Animal medicine in 2015. Dr. Cassidy has always had a love of dentistry and is excited to join Pet Dental USA and make dentistry her main focus. When she’s away from the clinic, Dr. Cassidy enjoys playing golf, hiking, cheering on her OSU Cowboys and spending time with her two ‘fur babies’ Ellie and Oscar. We are so excited Dr. Cassidy has joined the Pet Dental USA family!
Dr. Dampier – Veterinarian
Dr. Jessica Dampier joined the Pet Dental USA team in January of 2022. She was raised in the Central Valley in California and knew she wanted to be a veterinarian since the first grade. In high school, she began working as a veterinary technician and was also involved in Future Farmers of America (FFA). This is where she raised goats and discovered that they are her favorite animal! She attended California State University, Fresno where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science. Dr. Jess and her husband, Jasper then moved to Arizona for veterinary school where she received a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona. Dr. Jess and her husband have made Arizona their home and love going to concerts, hiking, and off-roading in their side-by-side. They have three dogs, Emmy, Sammie, and Wren. Emmy and Sammie were both strays and. Wren was Dr. Jess’s surgery patient during veterinary school. He was adopted from a rescue shortly after his surgery. We are so excited Dr. Jess has joined the Pet Dental USA family!
Dr. Staackmann – Veterinarian
Dr. Bethany Staackmann joined the Pet Dental USA team in January of 2022. She was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. She attended Florida State University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry. While at university, she volunteered at the local animal shelter and worked as a veterinary technician. These opportunities strengthened her desire to pursue veterinary school. Dr. Staackmann received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from Midwestern University in June of 2020. During veterinary school, she was founder and president of the Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Dental Society. Dr. Staackmann believes oral health is vital to ensuring pets have a prolonged, healthy, and comfortable life. She enjoys educating her clients and constantly learning about new dental techniques and technology. When she is not in the clinic, Dr. Staackmann enjoys outdoor activities, such as hiking, running, and biking. She and her dog, Baile, love to explore and travel around the beautiful state of Arizona. We are so excited Dr. Staackmann has joined the Pet Dental USA family!
Anikka – Veterinary Technician
Anikka has always had a passion for animals. At the age of 13, she started volunteering at local animal shelters. She just moved to Arizona from Florida where she obtained her certification as a Veterinary Assistant. In the future, she plans to go back to school to obtain a degree to work with wildlife. In her downtime, she likes to spend time with her dog Zero and her family.
Kayla – Veterinary Technician
Kayla is originally from the Central Valley area in California. She has worked in full-service veterinary medicine in her home state before relocating to Arizona in 2017. Kayla previously worked at a spay and neuter clinic for over a year before finding a place with our Pet Dental family. In her downtime, Kayla enjoys going to concerts and shows, camping, boating, and just spending time with family and friends. We are excited Kayla decided to join the team here at Pet Dental.
Kortney – Veterinary Technician
Kortney, an Arizona native, has worked in the veterinary field for 16 years. She has worked in various types of Veterinary Medicine and amassed a great deal of experience and understanding. Her passion really lies in dental care and helping educate others on its importance. Kortney has a handful of dogs of her own, a wonderful husband, and 2 boys, a ten-year-old and a six-month-old. In her free time, Kortney enjoys spending time with her family, off-roading in her Jeep, and exploring Arizona. We are super excited that Kortney joined the Pet Dental family.
Ashley – Administration / Veterinary Technician
Ashley joined the Pet Dental USA team in January 2020. She has been working with animals in general practice for over seven years and has a true passion for helping people with their pets. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys arts and crafts with her young son and going on family adventures, with her husband, son and of course her pets as well. We are thrilled to have Ashley join the Pet Dental team.
Michelle – Administration / Veterinary Technician
Michelle joined the Pet Dental USA – Peoria team in August 2020 as a receptionist. Michelle was born and raised in Arizona, she has been a veterinary technician since 2013 and has 4 dogs and a sugar glider. Michelle enjoys spending her free time with family, crafting, going to concerts and watching football. We are so lucky to have Michelle on the team and part of the Pet Dental family.
Laura – Veterinary Technician
Laura joined Pet Dental USA as a veterinary technician in November 2020. Laura is an Arizona native, born and raised in Phoenix. She has worked as a veterinary technician for 8 years and since she was a young child has always had a passion for caring for animals. In her free time, Laura enjoys cooking, hiking, traveling, watching movies, and spending time with her 4 dogs, 2 cats, and her family. We are excited to have her on our team at Pet Dental.
Karalin – Veterinary Technician
Karalin has been a veterinary technician for 5 years. She has always had a love for pet dentistry and wanting to help educate others on its importance. While not at work Karalin cares for her two Border Collies, a Labradoodle, various furry cats, two hairless cats and recently has become a mom to a baby boy. In her spare time, Karalin enjoys camping, fishing and spending quality time with her family. We are so happy Karalin has decided to join the Pet Dental team.
Ashley – Administration
Ashley joined our team in March of 2021- She has always had a huge spot in her heart for all animals. She has been working with animals for almost 9 years and found her calling in helping both patients and their owners as a Veterinary Receptionist about 7 years ago. She truly enjoys assisting and educating owners whenever she can. Ashley has four fur babies of her own at home: 2 young cats, a sweet Pitbull mix and her little sidekick Pomeranian. In her off time, she enjoys taking the dogs on hikes, camping, getting crafty and seeing live music. We are lucky to have Ashley on the Pet Dental team.