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Emergency Staff

Eliza Wilby, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Caroline Baer, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Erica Hartmann, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Ryan Millington, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

James Oldeschulte, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Rebecca Vandiver, DVM

Emergency Veterinarian

Katie

Lead Veterinary Technician

Cassidy R.

Lead Veterinary Technician

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April

Veterinary Technician

Dalten

Veterinary Technician

Jenn

Veterinary Technician

Gerardo

Veterinary Technician

Meelah

Veterinary Technician

Dani

Veterinary Technician

Jerry

Veterinary Technician

Mackenzie

Veterinary Technician

Megan

Veterinary Technician

Meghan

Veterinary Technician

Mo

Veterinary Technician

Sarah

Veterinary Technician

Mandy

Veterinary Technician

Ashley

Veterinary Technician

Eduardo

Veterinary Technician

Surgery Staff

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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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

Veterinary Technician

Jason

Veterinary Technician

Jules

Veterinary Technician

Madalena

Veterinary Technician

Philip

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.

Brian

Veterinary Technician

Emily

Veterinary Technician

Emery

Veterinary Technician

Neurology

Elizabeth Passmore

DVM

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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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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Client Service

Leah

Lead Client Care Specialist

Cassidy

Client Care Specialist

Susan

Client Care Specialist

Jessica B

Client Care Specialist

Jon

Client Care Specialist

Jaz

Client Care Specialist

Jessica N

Client Care Specialist

Ronee

Client Care Specialist

Administrative Team

Cynthia Palmer

Hospital Administrator

Jessica Horn

Practice Manager

Marketing Staff

Danette

Marketing Coordinator

Priscilla

Lead Marketing Coordinator

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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-Sat* 8 am - 6 pm *Select services