Tuscawilla Animal Hospital

1101 East Tuscawilla Point
Winter Springs, FL 32708




Meet Our Team

 Meet the team of Tuscawilla Animal Hospital in Winter Springs, FL

Alex Suero, D.V.M. , Owner

Dr. Alex Suero graduated from the University of Georgia with a BS in Animal Science in 1974. He then graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine cum laude in 1977. After practicing as an Associate Veterinarian for two years, he opened Tuscawilla Animal Hospital in 1980. His special interests include orthopedics, dermatology and emergency medicine. Dr. Suero has been in the Winter Springs area for 36 years and is a member of the Winter Springs Rotary Club. He is married and has two children.



Janis Liro, D.V.M.

Dr. Janis Liro obtained her bachelor’s degree from Rollins College in 1975 and her DVM from University of Florida’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 1980. She was the owner of Maitland Veterinary Clinic for 24 years before “retiring” and becoming a part-time doctor at Tuscawilla Animal Hospital in 2006. In her free time, Dr. Liro enjoys Gator football, being walked by her boxer, and trained by her cats.


Katherine Manning, D.V.M.

Dr. Katherine Manning graduated from Florida Southern College in 2014 with a B.S. in Biology. She then graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 2018. She joined Tuscawilla Animal Hospital as an associate veterinarian in July, 2018. In her free time, she enjoys going to Disney and spending time with her husband and two dogs Mollie and Dani.

Dr. Manning





Courtney Heaberlin

Gina Harmon

Ariel Elledge

Katherine Joiner



Kyle Hansen

Amy Newkirk

David Cunningham

Nicole St. Amant

Miriam Sanchez

Dana Lawrence

Kennel Attendants:


Ashly Klinger

Julia Tully

Sara Grey

Genesis Perez

Lex Willis