Dr. Jo Ann Daniels & Associates
17945 State Road 54, Lutz, FL 33558 


                             Dr. Jo Ann Daniels & Associates
17945 State Road 54, Lutz, FL 33558  813-926-1126

Our Veterinary Health Care Team:

        Jessica is the Senior Nurse at Central Pasco Veterinary Care, helping Dr. Daniels with wellness exams, sick pets, and surgical patients. a native Floridian and has been living in Pasco County her entire life.  Jessica is a veterinary nurse for dogs and cats.  She and her pup Bella love curling upon the couch with a good book together.  She also rescued and rehabilitated an abandoned mixed breed dog named Daphne. She enjoys working as a veterinary nurse and would stop traffic to help any animal.

    Jennifer M. is our practice consultant.  She has years of experience as a veterinary nurse, adminstrative veterinary nurse, and practice manager.  Jennifer helps to keep our practice running smoothly and works with outside agencies to coordinate continuing education.  Continuing education is arranged for all of our staff on a regular basis to ensure that training is always current with the science and medicine that keeps your pets healthy.

      Eric is our Client Service Manager.  He was born and raised in Tampa and attended Eckerd College in St. Petersburg.  Eric graduated with a Bachelors in Environmental Sciences and is looking forward to continuing his education with Animal and Veterinary Sciences here.  Eric's family includes two chihuahua mix dogs which he loves dearly, named Angelo and Bella.   An avid lover of nature and wildlife, he loves to take long walks and bike rides in nature parks.
       Violet is a native Floridian and loves to travel in her spare time. She has traveled internationally to England, France, Belgium and Italy.  Violet graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelors in Science, Biology and a minor in Public Health.  Violet loves animals and grew up with dogs in the family. She has a dog named Buster who is a Bichon Frise.  Violets enjoys learning ways she can help with pet care, and is interested in combining nursing with public health for both animals and people to improve health care. 

     Tara D. is a Veterinary Nurse. She has been in the veterinary field for the last 10 years and loves it. She is a native Floridian. She has two min pins and two cats. She enjoys spending time with her family and good friends. Her hobbies include making jewelry and reading.
     Lindsey is a Veterinary Assistant was born and raised here in Land O' Lakes. She has always had a passion for animals and has previous experience with animal care at the Big Cat Rescue Lindsey currently attends the Pasco Hernando State College and anticipates graduation in the fall.  She has two furry children at home, Miley and Koda.  Lindsey loves helping and caring for the animals at the hospital. On her off time she enjoys time at the park with her Silver Lab Koda, or a day out on the town with her little Princess Miley.  

      Meredith is our Veterinary Assistant. Meredith was born and raised in Northwest Florida. She moved to Tampa to complete her Bachelors degree in Biology at USF. Now that her Bachelors is completed, Meredith is starting her Masters degree in Integrative Biology. She hopes to attend Veterinary School afterwards. When Meredith is not working or studying she enjoys riding horses and curling up with a good book. She has one dog, a Brittany named Buster, and a Tennessee Walking Horse named Spook.

Please call our veterinary health care team at 


if there are any questions or concerns that you have about your pets. Our professional team can schedule an appointment.
      Tony is our Veterinary Assistant. He is currently attending Pasco Hernando Community College for his AA degree. He enjoys being able to learn how to care for animals in order to offer them a long healthy life. He currently has one dog, she is a 3 yr old pitbull mix named Ellie. Tony considers Ellie one of the most important things in his life.
​         Frankie V. is our Veterinary Assistant.  Frankie was born in South Africa and moved to the US in 2000.  Frankie is a Pre-Veterinary Medicine Student at the University of South Florida. Frankie is excited to be part of the team and learn Veterinary Care. After studying and working, She and her 4 year old English Bulldog named Charlie love listening to music and watching movies (especially Disney).

       Rachael T. is our Veterinary Assistant. She is a graduate from Florida State University with a B.S. in Biological Sciences. Rachael wishes to expand her knowledge of the veterinary field and is currently continuing her education. She also has little cat named Fred, who loves to cuddle up and watch movies with her. In Rachael's spare time she loves to dedicate herself to volunteer work at animal rehabilitation centers and also at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo.
            Jonathan P. is our Medical Records Clerk.  He is originally from the Cayman Islands.  Jonathan grew up with horses and dogs and has been involved with animal care his whole life.  Jonathan coordinates our communication with other veterinary care facilities, specialty hospitals, and boarding/grooming services to ensure that Pet parents have all the documentation they need for a smooth visit.