Our Team

We put your pet’s health first.

Get to know us!

Around here, we’re one big family and work together to provide your pet with the absolute best veterinary care. Scroll down and get to know each one of us.

Dr. Lisa J. Wilson

Dr. Lisa J. Wilson

Veterinarian

Dr. Lisa J. Wilson graduated from The Ohio State University in 1996 and joined our practice in June of that year. Dr. Wilson is dedicated to our practice’s medical, diagnostic, and surgical excellence. She performs soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, including elbow, knee, hip, and fracture repairs. Dr. Wilson enjoys seeing dogs, cats, small mammals, birds, and exotics.

Dr. Walter E. Martin

Dr. Walter E. Martin

Veterinarian

Dr. Walter E. Martin was born and raised in Brook Park, Ohio. He obtained a Bachelors degree in Biology from Cleveland State University in 1998. He then attended the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine where he earned his DVM. He joined our clinic in June of 2003. Dr. Martin enjoys seeing cats and dogs as patients. His areas of interest include small animal medicine and soft tissue surgery. He does enjoy taking extra time to get to the root of frustrating skin problems. Dr. Martin strives to keep our hospital up to date on the newest medical therapies available. Dr. Martin’s hobbies include fishing, golfing, cooking, and spending time with his family and his pets.

Dr. Cathy Palomar

Dr. Cathy Palomar

Veterinarian

Dr. Cathy Palomar graduated from The Ohio State University in 1988 and has worked in the Greater Cleveland area for over 20 years. She joined our team in the fall of 2005. She specializes in the treatment and surgery of rabbits and other small mammals. She has a loyal following due to her experience and commitment.

Dr. Kimberly Kirby

Dr. Kimberly Kirby

Veterinarian

Dr. Kimberly Kirby grew up in Fairview Park, Ohio and graduated from Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. She has since been practicing in the Cleveland/Lorain area and joined our team in February of 2011. Dr. Kirby enjoys seeing dogs and cats as well as other small mammals. Her areas of practice are general medicine and surgery with a special interest in ultrasound. She loves to provide her patients with the individual attention they deserve.

Dr. Amanda Hanes

Dr. Amanda Hanes

Veterinarian

Dr. Amanda Hanes grew up in Lansing and Muskegon, Michigan, and then attended Michigan State University for her bachelor’s degree in Animal Science in 2016. She continued her journey at Michigan State University for her DVM degree, graduating in 2022. Her interests include dentistry, dermatology, and surgery. Dr. Hanes enjoys seeing cats and dogs, as well as small mammals. She also has a special interest in Honeybee Medicine. Outside of work, Dr. Hanes enjoys going biking, camping, and visiting museums.

Krista

Krista

Practice Manager

I have been with Animal and Avian for almost 2 years. I have been working within the veterinary space for 21 years. My favorite part of the job is working with an amazing group of talented and dedicated people who strive to provide exceptional service to the community’s pets. In my spare time, I enjoy reading, being outside, and spending time with my family.

Stephanie P.

Stephanie P.

RVT

I started as a veterinary assistant in April of 2014, and obtained my RVT license in August of 2014. I have been with the AAMC team for 10 years. I love working with the variety of species we see here and esp love performing dental cleanings and assisting with ultrasounds. I have two Australian Shepherd mixes, Remy and Rudder. In my free time, I enjoy golfing, camping, and spending time with friends and family.

Carrie

Carrie

RVT

Bio coming soon!

Chelsie

Chelsie

RVT

I joined the AAMC team in 2015 as a veterinary assistant. In 2018 I obtained my Veterinary Technician degree from Tri-C. What I love most about the job is that every day is different and comes with a challenge. I also enjoy assisting in surgery, client education, and continuously learning new skills. In my free time, I enjoy cooking and being active.
Stephanie I.

Stephanie I.

Vet Assistant

I have been apart of the AAMC team since 2021 and have been in the veterinary field for 6 years. Prior to the veterinary field, I worked several years in animal welfare and also volunteered my time in the veterinary clinic within a local animal shelter. I have my Bachelor’s degree in Biology and am working towards my veterinary technology degree to obtain my RVT license. Client education is one of my favorite parts of working in this field, as well as helping animals of all shapes and sizes. In my free time, I enjoy doing anything outdoors, gardening especially, and spending time with my friends, family and fur-kids. I have 2 dogs (Emma and Henry), 2 cats (Fiona and Luci), and 2 crested geckos (Luna and Malcolm). Did you know that reptiles can sometimes clone themselves through a process called parthenogenesis? That’s how I got Malcolm! I can’t wait to see you with your pet!
Honourh

Honourh

Vet Assistant

I’ve been an assistant at AAMC since June 2023. I love learning new things in the veterinary field. I have cats, turtles, and one ball python. In my free time outside of the clinic I like to play video games and play music. My goal this year is to start classes to become a vet tech.
Kayla

Kayla

Vet Assistant

I am a veterinarian assistant. I have been with AAMC since September 2023. My favorite part of the job is being able to help all of the animals, and educate clients. Some of my hobbies outside of work are photography, going to abandon buildings, and spending time with my family. I have 2 dogs named Scout and Nick, also have 2 cats named Gia, and Midnight. The AAMC has given me such a good opportunity to learn and grow in my career! 
Tami

Tami

Groomer

Bio coming soon!

Julie

Julie

CSR

I have been with Animal and Avian for 17 years and my favorite part of the job is seeing all the different animals and assisting clients .  My outside hobbies are competing in the sport of dog agility,  roller coasters and traveling to Disney World with my family as much as possible.  I currently have 11 dogs.
Beverly

Beverly

Receptionist

Bio coming soon!

Melissa

Melissa

Receptionist

Bio coming soon!

Kelsey

Kelsey

Receptionist

Bio coming soon!

Registered Veterinary Technicians:

Our team of registered veterinary technicians is headed by Sheryl who has been with us since 1998 and includes Carrie, Chelsie, Steph P, and Megan. Their duties include drawing blood, performing laboratory procedures and tests, monitoring anesthesia, administering medications, performing dental cleanings, and taking care of patients. They are highly skilled and dedicated to providing excellent care to your pet.

Assistants:

Our team of assistants includes Steph I., Morgan, Honourh, Kayla, Natalie, and Kassidi. Our trained assistants help the doctors and technicians during appointments, assist with hospital care, client education and communication, and keep our hospital neat and clean.

Receptionists:

Our team of receptionists is headed by Kelsey and includes Lori, Julie, Lori, Traci, Beverly, and Melissa. They are the friendly voices and faces that you will encounter when you come in or call into the hospital. Their duties include scheduling appointments and client communication.

Grooming:

Our receptionists in our grooming boutique are available to schedule your grooming session and answer any questions. Theresa and Tami are our groomers, who has been grooming pets for over 30 years.

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Contact

Phone: 330-225-0095
Fax: 330-225-8236
Email: [email protected]

Hours

Mon-Fri: 8:00 am - 6:30 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sun: Closed

Address

4171 Center Road
Brunswick, OH 44212
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