Meet the Team


Dr. Axel G. Gray, DVM

Chairman of Veterinary Board

Dr. Axel G. Gray graduated from The University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in 1984. Dr. Gray designed and built Coastal Veterinary Hospital, Pet Resort and Doggy Daycare located in Jacksonville, Florida, in 1990, where he still serves as President.


Dr. Gary Neuman, DVM

Vice Chairman of Veterinary Board

Dr. Neuman is a graduate from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine class of 1985. He started the Animal Medical Clinic at Sawgrass in 1989 and still practices there full time. Dr. Neuman has also designed and built four other practices in north Florida.


Dr. Patricia McNamara, DVM

Director of Large Animal Division

Dr. McNamara graduated from Ross University SVM, completing her Senior rotation at Louisiana State University SVM. Dr. McNamara spent time working in a Feline Exclusive Practice and the Houston Zoo. She has spent the last 20 years as Executive Director of PSIvet; assisting privately owned veterinary practices be successful.