Dr. Sara White
Dr. Sara White was born in Colchester, England where she lived for 10 years and became an avid fan of James Herriot. She spent the rest of her childhood in Mclean, Virginia. After completing a bachelor of science degree from James Madison University in 1992 she attended Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 1996. She spent the first five years as a veterinarian in a small animal practice in Arlington, Virginia. During this time she volunteered at the D.C. humane society and helped start a mobile spay-neuter service. She moved to Richmond in 2000 and worked at West End Veterinary Hospital. After the birth of her first daughter she decided to become a relief veterinarian and practiced all over the Richmond metropolitan area up until the opening of Winterfield Veterinary Hospital in Midlothian. Dr. White is also the co-owner of Fairfield Veterinary Hospital in the East End along with Dr. Willis. Her interests include internal medicine, pain management and geriatric care.
Dr. White has been married to her husband Gary since 2001. She and Gary reside in the West End with their three daughters, Lily, Sophie, and Addison. Their four legged children include a Labrador, a Newfoundland, and two cats. Her interests include running, skiing, dining out and traveling.
Dr. Earl Willis
Dr. Willis is a 1994 graduate of the University of Virginia and graduated from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. In veterinary school, Dr. Willis was a member of the student chapter of The Emergency and Critical Care Society and The Honor Society of Phi Zeta and continues to be a member of both as a professional. He is also a member of The Biltmore Who’s Who. Dr. Willis began his veterinary career practicing emergency medicine at the Veterinary Emergency Center and has a special interest in internal medicine and surgery. In 2009 Dr. Willis made the move to a full service veterinary practice when he opened Winterfield Veterinary Hospital with his partner Dr. Sara White. In 2013 he and Dr. White purchased Fairfield Veterinary Hospital in the East End. He is excited to be able to once again expand his veterinary reach to the West End and provide care for even more of the Richmond area pets.
In his spare time, Dr. Willis enjoys fly fishing, golf, being outdoors and playing lacrosse. Dr. Willis and his two children, Parker and Anne McKinley, reside in the Near West End. Their four legged children include three Japanese Chins, Jellybean, Dickens, and Dudley.
Dr. Jaime Infantes W.
Dr. Infantes was born and grew up in Jerez de la Frontera in the south of Spain. He graduated in 2010 from the Facultad de Veterinaria de Córdoba, a top veterinary school in Spain (Córdoba College of Veterinary Medicine).
He began his veterinary career as an associate veterinarian at Clinica Veterinaria Las Adelfas, where he focused on small animal medicine and surgery. He moved to Virginia and practiced for several years at the Richmond SPCA He is very excited to transition back into private practice with us.
Dr. Infantes lives in Henrico with his wife Jacqueline, a Richmonder he met while attending veterinary school in Córdoba, and his Dachshund Lola. When not working, Dr. Infantes enjoys traveling with his wife, visiting every aquarium he can and he loves everything related to sea-life, snorkeling and horses.
Dr. Alexandra Jeffers
Dr. Jeffers graduated cum laude from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary medicine in 1995. For over 20 years, Dr. Jeffers has practiced in Richmond, Fredericksburg, Norfolk and Gloucester. Her special interests include cardiology, dermatology and general surgery. In her free time, she enjoys trail riding and equine competition with her rescue horse, “Bubba.” Dr. Jeffers and her husband, David, live on a small farm in Caroline County.