Dr. Stephen Bishop is originally from Kansas. He attended Kansas State University and graduated with his DVM degree in 1973. He then moved to Phoenix and entered practice with Dr. John Matchette and has been with Animal Care Hospital since. He has been active in organized veterinary medicine and has served many positions in various organizations in the state of Arizona. He currently is a member of the Veterinary Leadership Group (VLG) which is a geographically diverse group of veterinarians and practice managers that meet semiannually to discuss leadership and management issues in veterinary medicine.
Dr. Bishop and his wife Pam reside in Phoenix. They have two daughters and three grandsons. They currently share their home with their beloved Bichon Frise named “Harley”. Dr. Bishop enjoys many recreational sports, especially boating, bass fishing and golf.