Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Deer Creek Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

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Allison Bulanda
DVM Medical Director
Dr. Allison Bulanda was born and raised in rural Iowa, where she spent as much time as possible with the creatures on her grandparents' farm and participated in 4-H. She earned a Bachelor's Degree in Biology from Buena Vista University, before going on to earn her DVM from Iowa State University. During undergrad, Dr. "B" was a member of the University softball team and directed a mentoring program at the local middle school. Dr. Bulanda, her husband Matt, and their dogs (Finnegan, Oswald, Rio, and Cheeto) moved to Texas after graduation. Her favorite parts of veterinary medicine are treating wounds and performin...
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Sophia Dobbins
Hospital Manager
Sophia grew up in Dallas, TX, and her first pet was a black lab named Nugget. Her favorite thing about working with animals is puppy kisses!


Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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