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Dr. Brooke West
Dr. West grew up in Sylvania and is a 1999 graduate of Northview High School. In 1993, she began working at West Toledo Animal Hospital as a kennel assistant at the age of 14. Dr. West graduated from Findlay College with a degree in Biology, then went on to graduate from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. Dr. West's special interests are surgery and internal medicine. In the summer of 2009, Dr. West purchased West Toledo Animal Hospital. She then acquired Perrysburg Animal Care in March of 2011. Dr. West has 2 boys, Aiden and Landon, 2 labs, Archie and Carmen, a french bulldog named Yoda, and two cats named Skittles and Snickers. Dr. West is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Ohio Veterinary Association, and the Toledo Veterinary Association.
Dr. Anne Bergstrom
Dr. Bergstrom was an "Army Brat" growing up, living many places and attending many schools. Her favorite place was Hawaii, where she lived with her family for 5 years. Dr. Bergstrom graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1989. She joined West Toledo Animal Hospital that same year. Her speciality is opthalmology. Dr. Bergstrom resides in Rossford with her husband Bob. Their family includes 5 children, 3 dogs, and 6 cats. Dr. Bergstrom is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Ohio Veterinary Association, and the Toledo Veterinary Association.
Dr. Brandy Day-Grisier
Dr. Grisier started her career in veterinary medicine in 1998 when she received her Associate Veterinary Technician degree. She worked as a veterinary technician in the Toledo area for almost 10 years before she decided to return to school and obtain her doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM). In June of 2012, Dr. Grisier graduated from The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. Shortly after graduation, she started working for West Toledo Animal Hospital. Dr. Grisier's favorite parts of her job include surgery, ultrasonography and rehabilitation. She lives in Temperance, Michigan with her cats, Addie and Alice, and her boxer, Tempe. She has two children, Chase and Skylar, who are the light of her life. During her time off, she enjoys kayaking, hiking, visiting the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, watching movies and spending time with friends and family.
Dr. Nadrea Sookhoo
Dr. Nadrea Sookhoo is originally from Canada. She graduated in 2006 and has practiced in many places such as Toronto, New York, Florida, California, Michigan and now call Ohio her home. Dr. Sookhoo has a passion for opthalmology and has spent 4 years in this specialty field. She has worked emergency medicine and has a love for exotics (pocket pets and reptiles included). She decided to come back to general practice in order to settle down and raise a family. In her spare time she plays the piano, guitar and enjoys the creativity of the arts. Dr. Sookhoo started working at West Toledo Animal Hospital and Perrysburg Animal Care in 2015 and is enjoying her new hospital family and home.
Dr. Samantha Wisbon
Dr. Samantha Wisbon is our Animal Chiropractor on staff since 2015. She is a Toledo native and a graduate from Bowsher high school. After finishing her athletic training degree at Alderson-Broaddus University she went on to pursue her dream of becoming a doctor of chiropractic in Florida. While earning her doctorate degree she attended Options for Animals In Kansas, where she learned to treat equine and canine animals through chiropractic care. She is passionate about providing alternative methods, as well as rehabilitation for our 4 legged friends. Dr. Sam is also one of our Technician Assistant Supervisors. In her spare time she actively participates in the local dock diving and agility events with her own pets. She shares her home with her husband Luke, a human chiropractor and her 4 dogs, Roxy, Micah, Hudson and Chief.
Lisa Jarvis, R.V.T., Technician Manager
Lisa grew up in Sylvania and is a 2001 graduate of Northview High School. She attended Stautzenberger College and received her degree in 2006. Lisa joined West Toledo Animal Hospital that same year. Lisa's areas of interest include dentistry and surgery. Lisa is married to Nate, and they share their home with Tressa and Demo, their 2 very spoiled rescue dogs.
Morgan Davenport, R.V.T.
Morgan is a 2009 graduate of Perrysburg High School and attended Stautzenberger College in 2012. She graduated in 2014 and became a Registered Veterinary Technician. She was hired by West Toledo Animal Hospital in 2013 and worked for there 2.5 years. She then left for a short time and returned to the practice in January of 2017. She is currently attending Owens Community College to become a Registered Nurse and loves helping animals and people. Her favorite part of the job is surgery, lab work, helping sick patients, watching them thrive, and educating the clients and building relationships with them and their pets. She lives with her boyfriend Derek, who she has been with for 5.5 years. Together they have a pitbull named Duke, a German Shepherd named Delilah, and two cats, Coraline and Paisley. She also has a pitbull named Nala, a beagle named Charlie and two other cats Tangie, and Ivy, that she rescued while living at home with her family. In her free time she loves hanging out with her family and friends, trying out new restaurants, watching The Ohio State Buckeyes football team and spending time with her pets.
Frank Hullinger, R.V.T.
Frank is a 2008 graduate of Central Catholic High School and 2017 graduate of Stautzenberger College where he received his Associates of Applied Science and became a registered Veterinary Technician. Frank joined West Toledo Animal Hospital in November of 2016. His favorite part of his job includes surgery and treating patients. He lives in Toledo with his fiancé, Rachael, two dogs, Lacey and Oscar, snake named Bernice and a bearded dragon named Felicia. In his spare time Frank likes to play soccer and work on his home renovations.
Alexandria Carey, a Toledo native, graduated from Rossford High School in 2013. She graduated from Stauzenburger College in March 2017. Alex as been with West Toledo Animal Hospital and Perrysburg Animal Care since March 2017. Alex loves to spend time with her 4 parakeets Loki, Olaf, Bandit, and Echo, as well as her sun concur Baby and senegal parrot named Jake. Alex enjoys hitting the trails with Chloe, her Plott Hound mix she adopted while working at West Toledo. In her free time Alex likes to make crafts and being with family. Surgery and lab diagnostics are Alex's favorite area of interest. As well as being apart of each animals journey through the hospital, big or small.
Kyle A. Macke was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio. Graduated from St. Francis DeSales H.S. in 2002. He spent 10 years away while serving his country in the Army. He moved back home in December of 2014 and went right into Veterinary Technology Program and Stautzenberger College in January 2015. He has since graduated with his Vet Tech Degree and has been working with us since Feb of 2017. He enjoys lab work and surgeries here at the hospital.
Katelyn grew up in Erie, Michigan and graduated from Mason Senior High School in 2015 and is currently attending Owens Community College for Radiology. She joined West Toledo in 2012, shortly after she took a special interest in assisting with Puppy Class. She likes helping the puppies come out of their shell over the course of the classes and watching them grow up. In her free time she enjoys spending time with friends, going to Put in Bay, and Boating with her family and her dog Zeke.
Christina Davenport started at West Toledo Animal Hospital in October 2016 as a technician assistant. She graduated from Northwood High School in 2013. Her favorite part about working at WTAH is her coworkers and is very interested in rehabilitation. She shares her home with her boyfriend RJ, 5 dogs (Roscoe, Roxy, Layla, Nelson, Gunther), 1 pig (Hamilton Pua) and 1 cat (Richard Rash). Christina and RJ are also very creative as they like to blow glass and create other art together.
Alexandria graduated from Bedford Highschool in 2014. She is now attending Stautzenburger College to receive her Associates of Applied Sciences to become a Veterinary Technician. Alexandria joined West Toledo Animal Hospital in October 2016 as a technician assistant. Her favorite part about working here is building a relationship with our patients and their people. Can’t forget her amazing WTAH family! She shares her home with her older sister Kaylee and hopes to rescue a dog very soon! In her free time, she enjoys spending quality time with her close friends and family.
Amanda Tallent, Client Service Representative Manager
Amanda has been with West Toledo Animal Hospital since 2015. She lives in Toledo with her 2 sons, Shilo and Madden, four dachshunds (Frank, Layla, Chili & Apple) and her cat, Noonan. Her favorite part of her job is the people she works with because she believes a positive work environment is key to a successful hospital.
Carrie Zimmerman, Client Service Representative
Carrie grew up in Riga, Michigan, graduating from Blissfield High School in 1994. Carrie has been in the veterinary field since 2007 and joined West Toledo Animal Hospital in 2012. Her enthusiasm and client care have quickly made her an important part of the WTAH team. In her spare time, Carrie co-owns and operates a small organic honeybee farm with her father. She also spends much time renovating her 1930's home with her fiance David. Carrie is the proud mom of dogs Mya and Roxie, and cats Josie, Marley, and Emma.
Jessica has been a resident of Toledo all her life and graduated from Bowsher High School. She went on to attend the University of Toledo graduating in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology with pre-vet emphasis and continued her education with receiving her Master of Liberal Studies degree in 2015 with her focus on Disability Studies. Jessica is currently trying to make it into veterinary medicine and with the help of West Toledo Animal Hospital she knows it is possible.
Jessica has many passions that fuel her life including competing in pageants such as the Miss America Scholarship Program and Mrs. Ohio International; being an alum in the University of Toledo Marching Band; being an alum in an honorary band fraternity called Kappa Kappa Psi; working closely with her platform she supports and created called P.E.T.S.~ Promoting Education, Training, and Safety teaching children of all ages and adults about the responsibilities involved in owning a pet; volunteering her time at the Toledo Area Humane Society within the education department; and being a dancer for over 20 years in many forms of dance which include Ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical and more. She has been a dance teacher for 5 years and it is currently her 3rd year teaching at Daryl Jervis Dance Studio. She continues to expand her education through the art of dance by being a student and a teacher.
Jessica is married to her wonderful husband, Kyle. They enjoy going to lots of movies, cedar point and are also apart of HOPS, Holland Ohio Paranormal Society where they investigate haunted locations. They have an amazing dog, Bumble and 10 sugar gliders.
Carris graduated from Maumee High School in 2005, and went on to pursue an associate degree in General Studies from Owens in 2013. She then went to UT and obtained her B.A in Interdisciplinary Studies, focusing in helping professions. Carris lives in Toledo with her husband, Landon, and their 4 fur babes, Monte, Mia, Winifred and Kinky Boots. She joined the West Toledo Animal Hospital team in the summer of 2015 after being a client for many years. While she may not be on as a full-time staff member, she loves being a part of this incredible team. She enjoys many aspects to her job, but most of all interacting with all of the adorable patients and their wonderful parents.
Stephanie Chalfant, Client Service Representative
Stephanie graduated from from Bowling Green State University in 2005 with a bachelors degree in Sociology and a minor in Psychology. She began working in the veterinary field in 2007 at our sister clinic, Perrysburg Animal Care. In February 2017, she began working at West Toledo Animal Hospital. She resides in Michigan with her fiancé, her 2 dogs Scooby and Shiloh and 2 cats Reggie and Joey.
Jane Kirkham, Boarding and Daycare Supervisor
Jane grew up in the Toledo area and attended The Ohio State University's Agricultural annex in Wooster Ohio. There she studied Equine husbandry and worked for several years as a stud groom at Arabian horse farms in New York and Kentucky. She then migrated to the small animal field, working as a veterinary assistant for 12 years at Lakeside Animal Hospital in Commerce, Michigan. While there she also pursued her passion for wildlife rehabilitation, raising orphaned babies of many different species. As a former licensed falconer, she has manned and trained her own Red-Tailed Hawk. For the last 10 years Jane's focus has been boarding and daycare. She has worked at West Toledo Animal Hospital since spring of 2016. At home, Jane enjoys reading, painting and spending time with her two cats, Edgar and Rasputin and her adopted pit bull named Remmy.
Bekah has always loved animals of all different kinds and has had many different kinds her whole life. She graduated from Stautzenberer Collage in November of 2017 with a diploma in Animal Welfare Management. She plans on going back as her goal is to own her own boarding/daycare facility in future. In the meantime, the loves her life with her boyfriend, puppy Baloo and cat Harley.
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