Our Doctors

Dr. Mike Van HornDr. Mike Van Horn

Dr. Mike Van Horn received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Oklahoma State University and a Bachelor of Science (majoring in Biology) from Union College. While in school, Dr. Mike enjoyed working in Alaska and experiencing companion animal veterinary practice in New Zealand.

After practicing on the east coast for several years, Dr. Mike and family relocated to the Greater Puget Sound area in 1996, where he has been engaged in small animal practice exclusively ever since. Dr. Mike Van Horn's professional interests include orthopedic and soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and medicine for all life stages. Dr. Mike is a Seahawks fan and enjoys old time radio shows, reading, boating, and playing with his children.

 

Dr. Keena Van HornDr. Kristina ("Keena") Van Horn

Dr. Keena Van Horn received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Cornell University and a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Rutgers University/Cook College. While in school, Dr. Keena pursued independent research in liver and kidney pathophysiology and graduated as a George H Cook Honors Scholar. Since moving to Washington State with Dr. Mike in 1996, Dr. Keena Van Horn has practiced in exclusively small animal general and referral emergency practices.

Together, they purchased Woodside Animal Hospital in 2005. She especially enjoys internal medicine, feline (cat) medicine, soft tissue surgery, behavioral medicine and practicing acupuncture. Extracurricularly, Dr. Keena loves raising and riding arabian horses, particularly for endurance and dressage careers. Life is very busy with small children, two dogs and three cats, and several horses!

 

Dr. David ReedDr. David Reed

Dr. David Reed received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Washington State University. He has been a long standing member of the Woodside Animal Hospital team since 1978. Dr. Reed particularly enjoys soft tissue and orthopedic surgery.

Currently Dr. Reed is enjoying semi-retirement, traveling, sailing and spending time with loved ones. Dr. Reed is particularly fond of Chihuahuas. He has two dogs, a Chihuahua and a Papillion, as well as two llamas.

 

Dr. DAvid BalderRama

Originally from California,  Dr. Balderrama joined our staff in September 2015 and has been a great addition! Dr. Balderrama graduated from Ross University in 2003 and has experience in emergency clinics, private practices, and with a variety of species of animals. He moved to Kitsap County in 2009 with his wife and son. With his entertaining personality, Dr. Balderrama provides a dynamic balance of humor and efficiency to the workflow at Woodside Animal Hospital. When he is not dedicating time here at the hospital, Dr. Balderrama and his family are exploring all what the Puget Sound has to offer. Dr. Balderrama is also a huge Gonzaga basketball fan and a Beetles fan. Currently, Dr. Balderrama owns a select variety of reptiles, a few exotic insects, and a tortoise as loving pets. 

 

Dr. Ryan Reusch

Born and raised in Iowa, Dr. Ryan Reusch moved to the Kitsap County to join our team in 2016. As a recent graduate from the University of Missouri, Dr. Reusch is eager to apply his dedication and passion for enriching our patients’ lives. Through veterinary medicine, Dr. Reusch seeks to not only improve the health of his patients, but to strengthen the bond between our patients and their owners. With his compassion and fresh perspective we value him as apart of our medical team. In his spare time, Dr. Reusch enjoys reading, gardening, running, and exploring nature. His two partners in crime are his cat, Arthur and his German Shepherd, Huxley.