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4547 Telephone Rd., Ste A, Ventura, CA 93003 (map) info@ohanapethospital.com


957 Faulkner Road, Suite 101, Santa Paula, CA 93060 (map) infosp@ohanapethospital.com


DrScheffYour ailing pet can often benefit from naturally homeopathic strategies, including acupuncture, as part of an overall healing plan.

Stefanie Scheff, DVM, CCRT, CVA is a holistic healer specializing in acupuncture and rehabilitative medicine.

Dr. Stefanie Scheff (aka Dr. Stef) graduated from the University of Sydney with her Veterinary Medicine and Surgery degree in 2006. Following graduation, Dr. Stephanie was trained through the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society in acupuncture and holistic medicine, becoming a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist in 2011. In 2013, Dr. Stef became a certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist and in late 2014 she joined our “ohana” as our Veterinary Rehabilitation Therapist overseeing our new, state of the art Ohana Rehabilitation Center.

Dr. Stef treats a wide variety of diseases through acupuncture, herbal medicines, nutrition/food therapy counseling, and rehabilitation therapy including stretching and strengthening exercises. Specifically, her acupuncture techniques include:

  • Dry Needle Acupuncture
  • Electro-Acupuncture
  • Aquapuncture – vitamin B12 and homeopathics

Dr. Stef has successfully treated animals with arthritis, vertebral disc disease, allergies, skin disorders, gastrointestinal issues, asthma, anxiety, and more.

Please contact us to make an appointment with Dr. Stef for acupuncture and/or rehabilitative services.