All-Star Animal Hospital

623.546.0202

arrowOur All-Star Doctors: Dr. Kara Ericksen, with her husband Dr. Matt Ericksen, founded All-Star Animal Hospital in July 2004. Dr. Kara has an extensive background in veterinary emergency medicine and internal medicine. She has a special interest in senior pet care and obesity management.
Dr. Ericksen is a proud mom with two daughters. Her furry family also includes three dogs and a cat. She is also an avid sports fan and collects sports memorabilia, much of which decorates the All-Star offices.
Dr. Matt Ericksen’s professional focus is surgery and medical care for exotic species, such as reptiles and snakes. He is an avid outdoorsman and loves just about any activity that occurs in the open air whether it be golfing, hiking or camping.
The Ericksens co-own All-Star Animal Hospital and have two daughters. In addition to the family dogs Maddux, Murphy, and Beatle, Dr. Ericksen has a cat, Oliver, and two snakes.
  arrowOur All-Star Team: Hospital Manager & Certified Veterinary Technician:
Samantha Lerma, CVT
Certified with Az Vet Medical Exam Board
Experience since 1997
Veterinary Interests: Phlebotomy, Emergency
Medicine and Critical Care Nursing
Certified Veterinary Technicians:
Shana McGilvray, CVT
Certified with Az Vet Medical Exam Board
Experience since 1999
Veterinary Interests: Animal Behavior and
Reptile Medicine.
Rachel Scheurich, CVT
Certified with Az Vet Medical Exam Board
Experience since 1992
Veterinary Interests: Emergency Medicine,
Critical Care Nursing and Veterinary Dentistry
Candace Young, CVT
Certified with Az Vet Medical Exam Board
Experience since 1999
Veterinary Interests: Veterinary Dentistry and Clinical Microscopy

Veterinary Assistant
Britney Ross
Experience since 2007
Veterinary Interests: Phlebotomy
Client Administrator
Monica Arguello
Experience since 2005
Professional interests: Building relationships with clients and observing surgeries
Professional Groomer
Jennifer Mollohan
Experience since 2003
Professional interest: Specializing in behaviorally challenged animals

“All-Star Animal Hospital is a family owned business. We are committed to treating our clients and patients like an extension of our family.”

- Dr. Matt E