About Us

dr-shearerDr. Shearer is one of only 62 veterinarians in the world to receive the title of Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner. She is also a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist and Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. Dr. Shearer graduated from The Ohio State University College in 1986 and has 29 years of general practice experience.  Dr. Shearer wrote the book on Laser Therapy for Animals and is one of the leading practitioners of this ground-breaking, non-invasive, non-surgical medical treatment.

Dr. Shearer has received awards for her efforts in veterinary medicine:
  • Veterinarian of the Year 2003, Hartz Corporation
  • Ohio Animal Foundation’s Award for Community Service Award, 2004
  • Boehringer Ingelheim’s Award for Meritorious Service in Small Animal Practice, 2005
  • Pet Hospice Feature Washington Post
  • Pet Hospice Feature AVMA Journal
  • Pet Hospice Feature Bark Magazine
Dr. Shearer is an author of veterinary textbooks and books for pet owners:
  • High-Tech Pain Management- Low Level Laser Therapy
  • Dr. Gaynor’s, Handbook of Veterinary Pain Management
  • Veterinary Clinics of North America
  • Emergency First-aid for your Dog
  • Emergency First-aid for Your Cat
  • Essential Care for Dogs Over Five
  • Emergency First-aid for your Dog Handbook

Dr. Tami Shearer also lectures throughout the country at veterinary conferences including the Western States Conference, North American Veterinary Conference, Southeast Veterinary Conference, Midwest Veterinary Conference, and Central Veterinary Conference.  She is a guest lecturer for Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Unique Care Services


Rehabilitative & Pain Management

  • Hydrotherapy
  • Therapy Laser
  • Regenerative Stem Cell Therapy
  • Pulsed Signal Therapy
  • Pulsed-field Electromagnetic Therapy
  • Therapeutic Ultrasound
  • Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation
  • Therapeutic Exercise

Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine

  • Quality of Life Consultations
  • Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine
  • Chinese Herbal Therapy
  • Chinese Massage (Tui-na)


  • Chiropractic
  • Massage
  • Glaucoma Testing

Public Education/Speaking

  • Community Health Care Lectures
  • Guest Lecturer: Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine
  • Western Carolina University Outreach Staff for Cadaver Dog Training Seminars