Dr. Glenn Finnell & Dr. Genye Hawkins
Dr. Glenn Finnell and Dr. Genye Hawkins met while attending school at Auburn University School of Veterinary medicine. After graduation in 1981, they married and moved to Orlando to begin their practices. They opened South Orlando Animal Hospital in 1985. They have one son, Michael, and a variety of pets including dogs, cats and an occasional stray reptile or wild furry creature.
Dr. Marcia Cushing
Dr. Marcia Cushing is a 1979 graduate of Ohio State University's College of Veterinary Medicine. She joined the SOAH staff in 1991 after practicing medicine in the Orlando area for several years. She enjoys a large variety of pets including Chip, the office clown, cats, rabbits and chickens.
Dr. Megan Dowst
Dr. Megan Dowst joined the SOAH team soon after graduating from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. In her spare time she enjoys going to the beach, kickboxing, reading and spending time with her dog, Rocko.
Dr. Alexander Casad
We are pleased to announce the newest member of our staff, Dr. Casad! He is a 2020 graduate of Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. He and his wife, Rebekah, fell in love with Central Florida during the five years they spent working for Walt Disney World Entertainment before he went to veterinary school, and they are excited to be back! In his spare time he enjoys college football, reality competition shows, playing piano, and keeping up with his toddler, James, his cat, Baxter, and his dog, Lia.