OUR DOCTORS

Dr. Carey Bailey and her Boxer, Jorja.

Carey Bailey, DVM

Owner Veterinarian

Dr. Bailey graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. She started Tobias Veterinary Services, named after her beloved boxer Toby, out of the back of her Chevrolet Suburban in 2013. When she isn't working, her two kids, three cats, two dogs (Jorja is pictured above), horse, donkey and miniature horse,  keep her busy! She is also an avid runner who squeezes in time for the gym and a good book once in a while. Dr. Bailey and her boyfriend Charlie also like to travel as much as they can!

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Laura Kotinsley, DVM, MS

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Kotinsley graduated from the University of Florida's College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011 with a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine and a Master's Degree in Public Health. She and her husband have two young boys, a rescued Pit Bull named Duffy, and two red footed tortoises. In her spare time, Dr. Kotinsley enjoys crafting, cooking, listening to music, and going to the beach with family and friends.

Dr. Tina Grove riding one of her horses.

Tina Grove, DVM, MS, DACLAM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Tina Grove knew she wanted to be a veterinarian from an early age. She worked as a veterinary technician at a small animal clinic in college, and in large animal before vet school. She graduated from Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2010, simultaneously achieving a Masters in Laboratory Medicine. She completed formal residency training at Yale University and obtained specialty board certification in 2013. Her professional interests include the care of exotics pets, particularly monkeys, and a commitment to biomedical research for the advancement of health of animals and humans. She has quite the housefull of critters, including 4 dogs, 2 cats, and 3 horses, which she spends most of her spare time with competing in barrel racing. 

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Ari Miller, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Ari Miller graduated from the University of Florida college of Veterinary Medicine in 2016.  She started her career in Ocala, then worked her way back up to Gainesville.  She joined the Tobias team in January of 2021.  Dr. Miller has a professional interest in dermatology, and it is also very important to her to build long lasting, trusting relationships with her clients and their pets.  She is also dedicated to providing high-quality end of life care for her patients, in the comfort of their own homes.  Dr. Miller has a husband and two young girls, as well as three rambunctious cats. When she is not working, she and her husband love visiting family and traveling with their girls. Dr. Miller has been an avid singer from a very young age, absolutely loves karaoke, and spends time recording as often as she can.

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Kathy Vliet, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Kathy Vliet joined our team in July of 2022.  She has been a veterinarian for over 26 years, and has worked in the Gainesville area the entire time.  She is an avid horse lover and rider, and has also been a veterinarian for the Iditarod sled dogs several times.  There will be more information to come on Dr. Vliet!