Meet Our Team

Dr. Erin McNamara & Dr. Americo Abadia

Dr. Americo Abadia

Education: Ross University Veterinary School, Auburn University

Since childhood I showed a strong interest and bond with animals. Born and raised in the tropical island of Puerto Rico, I had the opportunity of owning multiple dogs, rabbits, chickens and cats that seeded my interest in veterinary medicine. I completed a DVM degree from Ross University in 2005 and performed my clinical study year at Auburn University. In Auburn, I married Dr. McNamara and currently enjoy spending time with our daughters, Elora and Isabella. For the past 10 years I have been practicing strictly small animal medicine where my strong interpersonal skills, compassion and love for animals have been very rewarding. With special interest in diagnostic imaging and surgery, I have spent the last 5 years performing ultrasounds, practicing high quality medicine and performing routine surgeries and some other special surgical procedures in the area of Tampa, Florida. With this experience, I plan to bring new ideas, compassion and quality medicine to the existing Surfside clients as well as Stuart residents.


Dr. Erin McNamara

Education: Ross University Veterinary School, Auburn University

Born and raised in Lexington, Kentucky, my first experiences were with my family pets and working with and caring for thoroughbred horses. I attended the University of Kentucky for my B.S. degree in animal science with heavy concentration in biology. I then ventured to Ross University Veterinary school and was blessed to meet my future husband Dr. Abadia. My last clinical year was at Auburn University, where my husband and I were married. We currently have one 4 year old daughter (Elora), an 8 month old daughter (Isabella), 2 dogs (Chalupa and Pepe) and 1 cat (Juan).

Since 2005 my focus has been practicing high quality medicine for cats and dogs and trying to educate my patient’s parents so they can be active participants in their pets care.  I look forward to serving the community here in Stuart and getting to know all of you and I hope to meet you soon.


Rachael, Technician

I have been working at Surfside for a while now and have loved every minute of it. I was born in Miami, Fl to Cuban parents. Since I was a little girl I have always loved animals and was also an avid equestrian.  I was a foster mom for several years and placed over 14 animals into their forever home.  I graduated with a Biology degree from Florida State University in 2009 and moved to the Stuart area in 2012. I currently have 6 pets that call me mom. I have 2 dogs- Madison and Penny, 2 cats- Rosie and Taco, 1 rabbit- Figs, and 1 off the track thoroughbred that I rescued- “Go Fox Go” aka Foxy.


Mallory, Technician

I started working at Surfside Pet Hospital two years ago. Growing up on a farm I have always had a passion for animals of all sizes. I graduated from Penn Foster with a degree in both canine behavior/training and pet grooming. When not at work I train service dogs for people with disabilities and enjoy the outdoors with my husband and 2 kids, our dogs - Lennon and Twain, and never boring at home with my talking macaw and African gray parrot's!


Shirley- Kennel Technician

I was born and raised in Florida and grew up in Hobe Sound. I am one of the kennel techs that take care of your fur-baby while you are away on vacation. I’ve been working with animals for a while now and I found my way to Surfside in mid 2015. I have been here ever since. While I am a big animal enthusiast, I enjoy sketching as well. I have a German Shepherd mix named Pilot and a Chihuahua mix named Scrappy, both rescued. I also have two cats named Socks and Zorro.

Welcome to Surfside Pet Hospital

Sign up using the form below or call 772-219-8022 to make an appointment.

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:30 am-5:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-5:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-5:30 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-5:30 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-5:30 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Location

Find us on the map

Testimonial

Read What Our Clients Say

  • "Surfside is considerd to be my family and friends. Trust and a genuine heart fills the entire staff. Professional expertise has kept my fur kids healthy and very happy....Thank you for all you've done & continue to do....Kindest regards!"
    Cynthia Rayment Stuart, FL

Featured Articles

Read about interesting topics

  • Lost Pets

    Has your pet wriggled their way through the fence or dashed out the front door? When searching for your lost pet, make sure you include these steps in your hunt. ...

    Read More
  • Should You Leave Your Cat Alone for a Long Weekend?

    So you have a trip planned for the weekend, but what should you do with your cat? Learn how to best care for your cat while you're away. ...

    Read More
  • Flea and Tick Season

    Want to protect your pet from fleas and ticks? These tips can help. ...

    Read More
  • Summer Grooming Tips

    Want to keep your pet cool and comfortable this summer? A few changes to your normal grooming routine can help. ...

    Read More
  • What to Do If Your Pet is Stung

    Don't get us wrong, we love the bees! But we don't love when our pets get stung. Follow our tips to treat and prevent bee stings on your furry best friend. ...

    Read More
  • Tips for Traveling With Your Pet

    Do you dread hitting the road with your pet? These tips may make the trip more comfortable and enjoyable for you both. ...

    Read More
  • 6 Questions to Ask At Your Senior Pet's Next Check Up

    Want to keep your senior pet healthy and happy? Ask these six questions at your pet's next check up. ...

    Read More
  • Why the Controversy About Pet Vaccinations?

    As with anything, pet vaccinations can be too much of a good thing. Similar to parents who are learning more about vaccinations for children, veterinarians and pet owners alike are beginning to question some of the standard wisdom when it comes to protecting pets. There are certain fatal diseases against ...

    Read More
  • Pet Clothes: A Fashion Statement or a Necessity?

    There is nothing cuter than a pet in a colorful sweater, but do our furry friends really need to wear clothing? Although clothing is not a necessity for every pet, some animals benefit from a little extra protection during cold or damp days. Others enjoy wearing festive clothing during holidays or other ...

    Read More
  • Introducing a New Pet to Your Current Ones

    Pet Proofing Your Home Introducing your new pet to your current one is only a single part of the equation relating to taking a new pet home. You also have to make sure your new pet is comfortable in your home, which is a foreign environment to the animal. Like humans, animals can experience high levels ...

    Read More

Newsletter Signup

Sign up for more articles