Downers Grove Animal Hospital Staff

The Downers Grove Animal Hospital staff includes 4 Veterinarians, Veterinary Assistants, Dog Groomer and our Office Manager.

Veterinarians

Dr. Robert Merkin - Downers Grove Veterinarian

Dr. Robert Merkin
Dr. Merkin has lived in Downers Grove for over 50 years. His special professional interests include oral and soft tissue surgery and the care of geriatric patients. Dr. Merkin shared his life with two cats that lived past 20 years old and is passionate about the special needs of geriatric patients and their quality of life.
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Dr. Graham Merkin - Downers Grove Veterinarian

Dr. Graham Merkin
Dr. Merkin grew up in Downers Grove and currently resides with his family in Westmont, IL. His special professional interests include ultrasonography and surgery.
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Dr. Max Merkin - Downers Grove Veterinarian

Dr. Max Merkin
Dr. Merkin grew up in Downers Grove, IL and currently resides in Westmont, IL. His special professional interests include internal medicine and surgery.
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Dr. Sharon Wehling
Dr. Wehling currently resides in Bolingbrook, IL. Her professional interests include internal medicine, neurology, and pain management.
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Veterinary Assistants

The staff at Downers Grove Animal Hospital is dedicated to doing whatever it takes to provide your pet with the best care possible. Our Vet Assistants perform a variety of office and reception duties, but behind the scenes, these are the people that serve as your animal’s “nurses”. Among their responsibilities are running laboratory tests, administering treatments, or assisting with medical and/or surgical procedures.

Downers Grove Animal Hospital Staff

 

Office Manager - Tammy Falletti

Office Manager

Tammy Falletti, CVT
• Associate of Science in Veterinary Technology, St. Petersburg College, 1996
• Certified since 1996 by the state of Illinois
• Professional Organizations include:
National Veterinary Technician Association
Illinois Veterinary Technician Association
Society for Behavior Technicians

Cheri Dye - Downers Grove Dog Groomer

Groomer

Cheri
Cheri Dye has been a professional groomer for over 30 years. She is very knowledgeable in all breeds of dogs and cats. She owns and breeds Doberman Pinschers and also has an adorable French Bulldog. Cheri is available Tuesday and Thursday for all your grooming needs. Please call to schedule an appointment or to speak with her directly.

Dog Trainer - Meghan Frantik

Dog Trainer

Meghan Frantik, ABCDT
Meghan Frantik is our Animal Behavior Certified Dog Trainer (ABCDT). She was certified through Animal Behavior College and is an approved evaluator for the American Kennel Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program. Meghan offers group obedience classes for you and your dog and will help you use positive reinforcement to shape your dog’s skills. We limit the amount of dogs in each class to give you and your dog a more personalized experience. Call 630.968.2812 today to find the class that is right for you!