Dr. Natasha Vilchez
Natasha Vilchez is our full-time veterinarian and co-owner of Heritage Oaks Veterinary Hospital. She was born and raised in Inverness, Florida. As a child, she lived on a 100 acre farm where her love of animals began to flourish. Dr. Vilchez attended The University of Florida where she graduated with honors with her Bachelor of Science degree. In January 2015, Dr. Vilchez graduated from St. Matthews University School of Veterinary Medicine. She has a special interest in dentistry, soft tissue surgery, senior wellness, and pain management. She loves animals, but also enjoys people and makes it a priority to spend time needed to educate owners and be a clear communicator. Dr. Vilchez's pet family includes a miniature schnauzer and three cats. In her spare time she enjoys kayaking, horseback riding, and travel.