Meet the Doctors


Dr. Keith Placke, DVM

Dr. Placke brings 10 years of experience to Raintree Animal Health Center. A 2004 graduate of Kansas State University and current board member of the Kansas City Veterinary Medical Association, Dr. Placke brings a passion for medicine and surgery to the hospital. He puts a strong emphasis on quality nutrition and preventative care. Dr. Placke enjoys the challenges of medical cases and has a keen interest in soft tissue and orthopedic surgeries. When he isn’t taking care of patients, he enjoys watching Nebraska football, trout fishing, and spending time with his wife, Kim, and their two children Tagen (daughter) and Bennett (son).

Dr. Amy Waltz, DVM

Dr. Waltz joined our team in April of 2016. She was born and raised in Independence, Missouri. Dr. Waltz practiced companion animal medicine for five years before joining our practice. In 2007, she attended Truman State University, where she obtained her Bachelors of Science Degree in Agriculture. Dr. Waltz then completed her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from University of Missouri in 2011. She and her husband, Shelby, welcomed their first child, Cali, in January of 2018. Dr. Waltz loves developing the veterinarian-client-patient relationship, and enjoys treating a variety of species. In her spare time, she enjoys baking, going to the gym, and spending time with her family.

Dr. Mallory Ellis

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