2619 SW 17th St, Topeka, KS 66604
(785) 233 - 3185

Brenda Buffum

Lead Registered Veterinary Technician
Brenda Buffum

Brenda Buffum has been apart of the University Veterinary Care Center family of over 23 years and in recent years completed her Registered Veterinary Technician credentialing. In 2019 she was promoted to Lead Technician and has been working toward her Canine Rehabilitation Certification.
Her passion for animals doesn't end at the clinic doors, Brenda is also a board member of the Topeka Kennel Club and routinely runs the local conformation training class.

When asked why she chose to work in the veterinary field, she told us

"My love of animals drew me to the field. The support of my husband and having the amazing people I work with have kept me going when there were times I wasn't sure I could continue physically or emotionally."
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Meet The Doctors

Amanda Utt, DVM

Amanda Utt, DVM

Dr. Amanda Utt, an Oklahoma State University graduate, is the newest addition to the University Veterinary Care Center family.

Amy Guernsey, DVM

Amy Guernsey, DVM

Dr. Amy Guernsey-Youngblood started at University Veterinary Care Center as an associate veterinarian in 2013 and just three years later she became a co-owner with Dr. Gratton.

Travis Gratton, DVM

Travis Gratton, DVM

Dr. Gratton attended Kansas State University and since 1994, he has practiced veterinary medicine in Topeka, Kansas at University Veterinary Care Center.