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About Dr Casey


Dr. Casey at Saratoga Race Course Saratoga Springs, New York

Dr. Casey has trained and raced thoroughbreds throughout the mid-Atlantic tracks since the early 1980's.  He continues to train a small stable of his own horses and exercises them himself regularly.

Dr. Casey achieved his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M.) degree from Tuskegee University in Alabama, 1988.  Dr. Casey is also a graduate James Madison University in Virginia.  He earned a Masters of Science Degree, as well as Bachelor of Science Degrees with studies in Biology and Chemistry.

Dr. Casey has Veterinary Licenses and is a State Accredited Veterinarian in the following states: Virginia .Maryland, Delaware, Georgia, Pennsylvania, Florida, New Jersey and Kentucky. Dr. Casey is also certified to practice by the Federation of ST. Kitts / Nevis island country in the Caribbean (Internationally)

In 1988, Dr. Casey established his practice, Equine Sports Medicine and Dentistry.  His veterinary specialty interests include: lameness problems, pre-purchase examinations, and the comprehensive care of Performance and Racing Horses.

Using modernized equipment, Dr. Casey practices Advanced Equine Dentistry on all types of horses.

Dr. Casey is a founding member of NAARV ( North American Association of Racetrack Veterinarians )


Dr. Casey has taught and been a guest instructor of clinical equine medicine and surgery in several veterinary schools including Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University’s School of Veterinary Medicine, The University of the West Indies, University of Edinburgh in Scotland.



Dr. Casey is affiliated with the following professional organizations:

  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association 

  • Maryland Veterinary Medical Association 

  • Florida Veterinary Medical Association 

  • American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP)

  • Tuskegee Veterinary Medical Association

  • Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association

  • National Steeplechase and Hunt Association 

  •  North American Association of Racetrack Veterinarians                                                            


Dr. Casey learned to ride horses at an early age while growing up in the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.  As a teenager, he road professionally as a jockey (flat races)

In his spare time, Dr. Casey enjoys flying airplanes and belongs to the Airplane Owners & Pilots Association.


Dr. Casey is available to treat general medical and emergency problems on site.  Call 301-785-5167

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