We're excited to welcome Dr. Dottie Hagler to the Neurology team!

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Emergency and Critical Care

Adam R. Grochowsky, DVM, DACVECC

Veterinary Criticalist

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Brijé Smith, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Eliza Wilby, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Erica Hartmann, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

James Oldeschulte, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Nicole Quintero, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Ryan Millington, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Shannon Cochran, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Emergency and Critical Care (Techs)

Jenn N.

Lead Veterinary Technician

Jenn W.

Lead Veterinary Technician

Katie

Veterinary Technician

Jerry

Veterinary Technician

Dani

Veterinary Technician

Christie

Veterinary Technician

April

Veterinary Technician

Madison

Veterinary Technician

Jenna W.

Veterinary Technician

Amanda

Veterinary Technician

AnnaMarie

Veterinary Technician

Wiktoria

Veterinary Technician

Alondra

Veterinary Technician

Claire

Veterinary Technician

Ashley K., LVT

Veterinary Technician

Sarah B.

Veterinary Technician

Meelah

Veterinary Technician

Nikki

Veterinary Technician

Meghan M.

Veterinary Technician

Gina, LVT

Veterinary Technician

Megan H.

Veterinary Technician

Moises

Veterinary Technician

Alondra

Veterinary Technician

Jennifer R.

Veterinary Technician

Internal Medicine

Katie Hetrick

DVM

Dr. Hetrick was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She has loved animals for as long as anyone can remember and grew up with chocolate Labrador retrievers.
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Kristie, LVT

Veterinary Technician

Sarah H., LVT

Veterinary Technician

Brittany

Veterinary Technician

Kelly

Veterinary Technician

Neurology

Elizabeth Passmore

DVM (Practice Limited To Neurology)

Elizabeth Passmore spent her childhood in northern Virginia in a suburb of our nation’s capital. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Chemistry with honors, and a minor in Biological Sciences from Carnegie Mellon University’s Mellon College of Science in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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Dottie Hagler

DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Dottie Hagler attended Emerson College, obtaining her undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Arts in writing, literature, and publishing, and graduating with honors.
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Amber M., LVT

Lead Veterinary Technician

Victoria

Veterinary Technician

Crystal

Veterinary Technician

Makenzie H.

Veterinary Technician

Meagan M.

Veterinary Technician

Meg L.

Veterinary Technician

Surgery Staff

Shanti Jha

DVM, DACVS

Dr. Shanti Jha earned a Bachelor of Veterinary Science (BVSc) with honors from Nagpur Veterinary College, Maharashtra, India, in 2001.
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Ben Bayer, DACVS-SA

Surgeon

Dr. Ben Bayer is a 2003 graduate of the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine.
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Sarah L., LVT

Lead Veterinary Technician

Ariel

Veterinary Technician

Sara M.

Veterinary Technician

Jahnay

Veterinary Technician

Amber F.

Veterinary Technician

Jason

Veterinary Technician

Amanda I.

Veterinary Technician

Oncology Staff

Sabina Sheppard-Olivares

MS, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Sabina Sheppard-Olivares is a graduate of the Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. After receiving three degrees from Texas A&M, she completed a small animal rotating internship at VCA Veterinary Care in Albuquerque, NM, and a Medical Oncology Residency at Kansas State University.

Forrest, LVT

Lead Veterinary Technician

Lauren

Veterinary Technician

Laurie

ACA onco

Client Service

Ronee

Lead Client Service Representative

Jeremy

CSR

Amber P.

CSR

Jessica B

CSR

Taylor

CSR

Gabby

CSR

Radiology

Mike

Laboratory Staff

Sasha

Laboratory

Facilities

Matthew

Jon

Emilie

sterilization assistant

Animal Care Assistant

Austin

Animal Care Assistant

Sarah

Animal Care Assistant

Giulia

Animal Care Assistant

Jenna

Animal Care Assistant

Administrative Team

Jessica Horn

Practice Manager

Priscilla Amador

Vet Relations Partner

Raina Lassalle

Client Relations Manager

Joe Sheptock

Floor Manager

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Pet Specialists of Austin

Location

3901 Guadalupe St Austin, TX 78751

Clinic Hours

Emergency Clinic Hours: 24/7 Specialty Service Hours: Mon-Fri* 8 am - 6 pm *Select services