We are pleased to welcome Dr. Jeff Phillips to the Dunkirk team. Dr. Phillips received his Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology from the University of Maryland in 1987. He did research and the study of transplant rejection at Microbiological Associates in Bethesda, and Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, before going back to school. He attended and received his DVM degree from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1994. Prior to joining the team at Dunkirk Animal Hospital he practiced for 1.5 years in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and 21 years in the wilds of Waldorf at Waldorf Animal Clinic. His primary areas of interest are feline medicine and geriatrics, and soft tissue surgery. He is a member of the AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners). In his spare time he enjoys being underwater as a dive master, is an avid fan of baseball and hockey, and is a fitness junkie. He shares his home with his wife, son, niece, and 6 cats.