Meet Our Union, KY Veterinary Team
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Scroll down to meet our incredible team of compassionate veterinary professionals. Our Union veterinarians have spent their lives providing comprehensive veterinary services for the pets of Union, KY, and beyond. Thank you for making us a part of your pet’s life.
Dr. Stanley Hastings
Owner / Veterinarian
Dr. Stanley Hastings graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. After practicing for a year in a mixed practice in Bellefountaine, OH, he moved to Arizona and practiced in a small animal group for two years. After moving to Northern Kentucky in 1982, Dr. Hastings purchased an existing clinic from Dr. Bud Waite, renamed it Erlanger Veterinary Hospital, and practiced in the Graves Avenue building until 2003 when the practice moved into the renovated bank building on Dixie Highway. Dr. Hastings has been a member of the Veterinary Orthopedic Society since 1982 and a member of the American Veterinary Dental Society since 1996. He opened the Union Pet Hospital in July 1997, where he practices when he is not at the Erlanger location. Dr. Hastings’ interests include surgery, orthopedics, ophthalmology and dentistry. He also enjoys fishing with his grandchildren and traveling to visit his son in Montana.
Dr. Andrew Pfaehler
Dr. Ashley DeWees
Dr. Lee Nancarrow
Dr. Anna Matchinga
Dr. Anna Matchinga graduated from the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. She is a Northern Kentucky native, attending Covington Latin School and then Northern Kentucky University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. She began working at Union Pet Hospital in 2014 as a veterinary assistant and now joins our staff as a doctor. She is still figuring out her areas of interest, but she enjoys ultrasonography and surgery. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her fiance Mitchell and her dog Lexi.
Dr. Jessica Hensen
Dr. Jessica N. Henson was born and raised in Erlanger and attended St. Henrythrough high school. She earned her undergraduate degree from Coastal CarolinaUniversity in 2005. She is a 2010 graduate of Auburn University – College of Veterinary Medicine. She has been practicing locally since 2011.
Her veterinary interests include preventative care and internal medicine. Outside of work, she spends her time with her husband, Brian, and to kids Brandy and Claire. The Henson family also includes two shelter dogs named Charlie and Brody. Jessica also enjoys traveling and spending time with her extended family.