774 N. Center St
Mesa , AZ 85201

P: (480) 275-7017
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Arizona Exotic Animal Hospital

Arizona Exotic Animal Hospital, located in Mesa, AZ, is a full-service exotic animal hospital that specializes in providing complete veterinary services as part of routine wellness as well as for emergency treatments. The hospital has four experienced exotic pet veterinarians on stall full-time, including a Board-certified Avian Specialist and crew of certified veterinary technicians and animal care support staff
Darius Starks, DVM

Originally from Fort Wayne, IN, Dr. Starks has always had a passion for working with animals and increasing the human animal bond. Dr. Starks attended Purdue University, where he studied Animal Sciences and earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Tuskegee University School of Veterinary medicine in 2012. He completed a 13 month internship in avian and exotic animal medicine and surgery pursuant to his veterinary degree. Prior to joining AZEAH, Dr. Starks worked in Las Vegas at a mixed small animal and exotic practice.

Stephanie Lamb, DVM, DABVP

Dr. Lamb has always desired to provide good health, happiness and care to all exotic pets. She grew up in Las Vegas, NV. After graduating from UNLV with a B.S. in Biology, she attended veterinary school at the University of Minnesota. After finishing veterinary school she performed a one year internship in avian and exotic medicine followed by a two year residency in avian medicine and surgery. Upon completion of her residency, Dr. Lamb moved to southern California and practiced at an exotics exclusive animal hospital. During this time she gained extensive knowledge and became skilled in treating exotic mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and wildlife. During her career she has also worked with many humane societies, parrot and rabbit rescue groups, wildlife centers and raptor rehabilitation facilities.