Ark Veterinary Associates

907 East Kansas Ave
Arkansas city, KS 67005


Dr. Steve White

Dr. White has been an Ark City resident and active community member since 1977.  After graduating from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Dr. White moved his family to Arkansas City where he started his first practice - White Animal Clinic.  After several years, his practice moved to it's current location and became Ark Veterinary Associates.

Dr. White's interests are many and include wellness education for all ages of pets, dentistry, soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, and the day to day interaction with his clients and their pets.

Outside of practice, Dr. White enjoys being active in the community and has held a number of leadership roles in different organizations such as Chairman of Arkalalah Festival Committee and Rotary President.  In addition, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing golf, fishing and working in the yard.  Dr. White would love to hear from you and encourages feedback from all clients and their pets!



Dr. Melissa Raymond

Dr. Raymond earned her Bachelor of science degree in zoology from Oklahoma State University in 2010 and went on to complete her doctorate of veterinary medicine degree from Oklahoma State University in 2014.  Her interests include Ophthalmology, Internal medicine and Parasitology.  She enjoys speaking with clients and taking care of their pets.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband Joe, and their daughter Madeline; going to the lake; reading; and playing with her dogs Abbie and Sophie, and her cats, Sassy and Felix.