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Dr. Samantha Hill was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida. She received her Bachelor's degree in Biological Sciences from Vanderbilt University. She then returned to her native Sunshine State for veterinary school at the University of Florida and graduated as a member of the veterinary honor society, Phi Zeta. After graduation, Dr. Samantha moved to New Orleans in June 2017 with her fiance, Hayden, for his urology residency at Ochsner. Her primary interests are feline medicine, endocrine diseases, and behavior. She is a member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners and the Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association. In her free time, Dr. Samantha enjoys exploring the New Orleans food scene, doing yoga, and reading on her porch with her cat Sneaky.

Alex Juneau, DVM


Dr. Alex Juneau was born and raised in Gretna, Louisiana. He received his Animal Science degree from ULL in 2010. He then attended LSU and received his doctorate of veterinary medicine in 2014. After graduating he and his wife, Jaynie, moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, where he practiced veterinary medicine for three years. While in Las Vegas they had a daughter named Olive. In 2017 he and his family moved back to New Orleans where he began working for Metairie Small Animal Hospital. He is currently a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association. He and his family reside in Uptown New Orleans with their Australian Shepherd, Ziggy, and their Catahoula, Stevie. Dr. Juneau enjoys hiking, camping, biking, reading and spending time with his wife and daughter in his free time.

Dr Kelsey Phillips


Dr. Kelsey Phillips dreamed of being a vet since she was a young child growing up in Harahan, LA. While attending Dominican High School, she worked as a veterinary assistant. She spent her collegiate years studying at Louisiana State University and continued her education at the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, where she graduated with her doctorate in May of 2018. After graduating, Kelsey moved back to her hometown of New Orleans to accept a position at Metairie Small Animal Hospital. Dr. Kelsey has special interests in surgery and exotic animal medicine. In her free time, she enjoys attending various sporting events, spending time with her family and friends, and going on adventures with her boyfriend and their three dogs: Beau, Cali, and Molly.