Our Veterinarians

The Quail Hollow Animal Hospital team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. We are proudly serving the Wesley Chapel area. At Quail Hollow Animal Hospital, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.


Dr. Heidi J. Goss

Dr. Goss graduated from the University Of Florida College Of Veterinary Medicine in 1989. She started Quail Hollow Animal Hospital in 1994 and built and moved into our state of the art new building at our current location in 2004. In 2006 she was certified in Veterinary Acupuncture at the Chi Institute in Gainesville. Dr. Goss has three rescue dogs (Zoey, Toto and Cindy) one rabbit (Macy) and 1 human daughter (Ashley). Dr. Goss loves to travel, scuba dive, kayak and paddleboard. She has become an avid RVer and has a fifth wheel so she can travel with her dogs.


Dr. Parrish Tanner

Dr. Tanner graduated from Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. Dr. Tanner began practicing at Quail Hollow Animal hospital in 2004, and he has been our managing DVM since 2014. In his spare time Dr. Tanner enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and children. Biking and fishing are just a few of his hobbies.


Dr. Alexis de Gale

Dr. Alexis de Gale graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Following graduation, she moved to New York City where she completed an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at BluePearl Veterinary Partners. After completion of the internship, she returned to Florida and worked at a small animal hospital in Orlando for 4 years. She then moved to Chicago in 2013 and worked as an emergency veterinarian for 2 years. While she loved living in a big city again, she was eager to return home to Florida.

Dr. de Gale joined Quail Hollow Animal Hospital in February 2015. As the newest team member of QHAH, she looks forward to meeting new people and their pets and building lifelong bonds with them. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her husband and family, playing volleyball and participating in any outdoor activity. Her pets include a pug mix dog named Kiki, a three-legged cat named Kermit and several Diamondback Terrapin turtles. The de Gale family is expecting their first child, a baby boy, in May 2015.


Dr. Caroline Fisher Aparicio

Dr. Aparicio was born in Tampa, Florida. She attained her undergraduate degree from the University of Florida and her veterinary degree from Mississippi State University. Although she is a Florida native, she has lived in New Jersey, Virginia, Mississippi, and most recently Fayetteville, Arkansas. She practiced in Fayetteville at a small animal hospital for a year and a half before moving back home to Tampa in 2015. She enjoys running, hiking, skiing, travel, and hanging out with her husband, their pack of Labrador retrievers, Felicity, Bella, Cookie, and Ginger, and black cat, Monty. While she and her family will miss the mountain life, they’re happy to trade it for the beach life once again! Dr. Aparicio is a great listener, has a gentle touch, and looks forward to meeting you and taking care of your furry loved ones.