Small Animal Anesthesiology - Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital in College Station, Texas Small Animal Anesthesiology - Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital

Small Animal Anesthesiology

For small animal appointments call (979) 845-2351 Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Emergencies accepted 24 hours a day

Our Service

The sole focus of the Anesthesiology Service is the safety of your pet. Our team of board-certified anesthesiologists (the largest team in Texas) support the surgical and medical teams to provide safe, optimal anesthesia; specifically tailored to your pet's needs. They are trained to anticipate, recognize, and care for any concerns associated with anesthesia. Each anesthesiologist is responsible for the pre-anesthetic evaluation of your pet, supportive care of your pet during procedures, overseeing recovery from anesthesia, directing effective pain management, and leading our anesthesia technicians and veterinary students who assist in your pet's anesthetic care.






Our Team

Courtney Baetge

Courtney Baetge, DVM, DACVAA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Dr. Courtney Baetge received her DVM from Texas A&M University where she also completed her residency. Her special interests includes anesthesiology, continuous rate infusions, exotic anesthesia, nerve blocks, anesthesia in the neurologic case.


Mauricio A Lepiz

Mauricio A Lepiz, DVM, DACVAA

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mauricio Lepiz completed his DVM at the Universidad Nacional Costa Rica in and his Master of Veterinary Sciences at Washington University where he also completed his residency in anesthesiology.


Bradley T. Simon

Bradley T. Simon, DVM, MSc, DACVAA

Clinical Assistant Professor

Dr. Bradley Simon received his BS from the University of Maryland and his DVM from Ross University. He completed his residency at the University of Pennsylvania and received his MSc in research from Ross University.  His clinical interests include small animal anesthesia.