OUR TEAM
Sherman
Canapp
Co-Founder & National Director of Regenerative, Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
Dr. Canapp's areas of interest include regenerative medicine, sports medicine, and minimally invasive surgery - specifically canine sports-related injury, arthroscopy, and fluoroscopy.
Debra
Canapp
Medical Director
Currently she is practicing sports medicine, acupuncture, musculoskeletal ultrasound and rehabilitation at VOSM.
Christopher
Leasure
Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
During his career, Dr. Leasure has had the opportunity to perform surgery on many dogs and cats with limb deformities.
Ryan
Gallagher
Spine Center/ Neurology
Dr. Gallagher received advanced training in both medical and surgical neurology.
Nicole
Chun
Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation Resident
Dr. Nicole Chun joins VOSM as a rehabilitation and sports medicine resident.
Chris
Zink
Veterinary Sports Trainer
Dr. Zink has also obtained more than 80 agility, obedience, retrieving, tracking and conformation titles on dogs from the sporting, herding, working, terrier and hound groups.
Helen
Tsoi
Surgical Intern
Dr. Tsoi is a VOSM associate.
Isabel
Jimenez
DVM, Intern
Stephanie
Telek
DVM, Intern
Heather
Amos
Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner
Heather holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and an Associates degree in Veterinary Technology.
Stephanie
Stark
Certified Canine Rehabilitation Assistant
Stephanie is a certified canine rehabilitation assistant with VOSM.
Liz
Walls
Rehab Technician
Liz is one of our Rehab Technicians. She assists the doctors and therapists in our Rehab department.
Sarah
Hitman
Rehab Technician
Sarah is one of our Rehab Technicians. She assists the doctors and therapists in our Rehab department.
Sierra
Boyd
Rehab Technician
Sierra is one of our Rehab Technicians. She assists the doctors and therapists in our Rehab department.
Christopher
Russell
Rehab Technician
Chris is one of our Rehab Technicians. He assists the doctors and therapists in our Rehab department.
Dayle
Dempsey
Rehab Technician
Dayle is one of our Rehab Technicians. She assists the doctors and therapists in our Rehab department.
Brandon
Clement
Rehab Technician
Brandon is one of our Rehab Techs.
Sonja
Hitman
Surgery Team Lead
Sonja is the Surgery Team Lead. VOSM's surgery team is responsible for preparations, monitoring, and assisting with our surgeons' cases. Our surgery team will also greet you and go over all necessary information at the time of admission with your companion.
Kristin
Hakans
Surgery Team
Kristin is part of the Surgery Team.
Victoria
Williams
Surgery Team
Victoria is part of the Surgery Team.
Alyssa
Tucker
Surgery Team
Alyssa is part of the Surgery Team.
Dani
Chirigos
Surgery Tech
Dani is one of our Surgery Techs. She assists during surgical procedures.
Joanna
Surgery Tech
Joanna is one of our Surgery Techs. She assists during surgical procedures.
Jackie
Crouch
Surgery Team
Jackie is part of the Surgery Team.
Inventory &
Facilities
VOSM's inventory and facilities manager is responsible for making sure our equipment and supplies are stocked and working properly.
Bryan
Lolmaugh
Recovery Team Lead
Bryan is the Recovery Team Lead. VOSM's Recovery Team is responsible for caring for our patients in the post-operative stage of their surgical care.
Ally
Canapp
Clinical Coordinator
Ally is Dr. Sherman Canapp's Clinical Coordinator.
Margot
Hall
Surgical Coordinator
Margot is our surgical coordinator.
Ashley
Lindstadt
Outpatient Tech
Ashley is part of the Outpatient Team. She assists Dr. Leasure and Dr. Dycus during consults.
Jeff
Curry
Research Technician
Jeff is part of the Outpatient Team and manages all of the research that goes on at VOSM.
Patti
Sibly
Client Services Rep
Patti is one of our Client Services Representatives.
Paris
Queen
Client Services Rep
Paris is one of our Client Services Representatives.
Christina
Villegas
Practice Manager
Christina Villegas is VOSM's practice manager. She coordinates all hospital staff, schedules, and makes sure that our many valued clients receive exceptional care and service.
Iris
Lindstadt
Floor Manager
Iris is part of our administration team. As the Floor Manager, she manages and coordinates our doctor and staff schedules and makes sure everything is running smoothly.
Ashly
Colicchio
Marketing Manager
Ashly is part of our administration team. She handles all of VOSM's marketing and PR needs.
Alyse
Carter
Research Development and Education Coordinator
Alyse is part of our administration team. She is in charge of research development and education.
David
Mason
Chief of Staff, Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center Adjunct Associate
Dr. Mason comes to VOSM to perform surgeries for orthopedic and sports-related injuries.
Jonathan
Dyce
Adjunct Associate
Dr. Dyce has been an integral part of VOSM's Total Hip Replacement program since 2008. He regularly travels to VOSM to perform surgery on patients in need of total hip replacements.