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 ...

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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 ...

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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. Andrea DeLuke, DVM

Dr. DeLuke earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Ross University in 2004. She completed her clinical training at the University of Miss...

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Dr. Andrea DeLuke, DVM

Dr. DeLuke earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Ross University in 2004. She completed her clinical training at the University of Missouri and then pursued a small animal rotating internship at Southern Arizona Veterinary Specialty Center in Tucson, AZ. Dr. DeLuke continued working as an Emergency Doctor in Tucson for several years, and during this time she discovered her passion for surgery. Dr. DeLuke returned to the Midwest and completed a small animal surgery residency at Mission MedVet in Mission, KS. Prior to joining MOVES in the spring of 2019, she performed countless surgeries to save or improve the lives of animals at referral hospitals in Saint Louis and Kansas City. Dr. DeLuke is trained in soft tissue, orthopedic and neurologic surgery, with special interests in oncologic surgery and cranial cruciate ligament surgery.

Amanda W. - Veterinary Student

Amanda joined our team in May of 2017 as a Veterinary Technician. She graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in...

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Amanda W. - Veterinary Student

Amanda joined our team in May of 2017 as a Veterinary Technician. She graduated from Northwest Missouri State University with a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences. She is in her 4th year of Veterinary School at the University of Missouri. Amanda’s favorite thing about veterinary medicine is being able to assist in surgeries. She has a cat (Lilly) and a Pug Mix (Jenny). She loves reading and running in her spare time.