About Us

Meet the Emergency Veterinary Hospital team!

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If your pet is experiencing an emergency or you have a medical question, please call the clinic at 734-369-6446.

Lindsay Ruland, DVM

Lindsay Ruland, DVM

Practice Owner, Chief of Medicine

As is typical for most veterinarians, Dr. Ruland has had a passion for animals her entire life. She is an Ann Arbor native who attended Huron High School (class of 2002), then Eastern Michigan University where she majored in Biology, and was accepted to Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine in her Junior year of undergraduate studies. After graduating from MSU CVM in 2009 Dr. Ruland began immediately working in emergency medicine – her true passion in the field of veterinary medicine. On July 4, 2012, she opened Emergency Veterinary Hospital. Her interests in veterinary medicine include surgery and critical care medicine.

Alex Brown, DVM

Alex Brown, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Alex Brown comes to us from Ross School of Veterinary Medicine. As a recent graduate, she completed many externships in hospitals around Michigan (including Michigan State Veterinary Teaching Hospital and here at EVH). After graduation, we were lucky enough to bring her into our EVH family as a full-time doctor!

Dr. Brown has two dogs at home (Moto and Lt. Dan) as well as multiple cats.

Kassandra Deal, DVM

Kassandra Deal, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Kassandra Deal is a recent graduate of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine where her training focused on emergency and critical care medicine. She has extensive experience with wildlife and exotic species, as well, and we are excited to have her on our team at EVH!

Jayne Barackman, DVM

Jayne Barackman, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Jayne Barackman is a 2019 graduate of Michigan State University who practiced in a mixed animal practice before coming to EVH. She has worked in the field of emergency medicine for several years extending back prior to attending veterinary school, and she has experience treating exotics including avian and small mammals. We are so excited to have Dr. Barackman on our team!

Collin DeBosier, DVM

Collin DeBosier, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Collin DeBosier is a 2020 graduate of Michigan State University where his training was centered on emergency and shelter medicine. Due to his training he has a strong interest in emergency procedures and surgery. While in school he completed an externship at EVH and enjoyed it so much he decided to come work here after graduation!

Whitney Wells, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Whitney Wells is a 2020 graduate of Michigan State University where she had many externships focusing on zoo and aquatic medicine which she is excited to translate to small exotics at EVH. Dr. Wells is from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and enjoys outdoor activities with her two Australian Shepherds.
Ashley Woodard

Ashley Woodard

Practice Manager

Ashley joined our team at EVH in 2015. She came to us with extensive experience in the veterinary field working as a veterinary technician in in general medicine before making the move over to emergency medicine. She quickly moved up the ranks and was named was our Practice Manager in 2018. She has a huge heart for our patients and clients alike and keeps EVH moving forward daily. We are truly blessed to have her at EVH.

Caitlin Bellamy, LVT

Caitlin Bellamy, LVT

Office Manager

Caitlin joined us in 2016 as a veterinary technician. Her reliability, passion for organization, and compassion for our patients and clients helped her climb the ranks quickly as well. She became our Office Manager in 2018 and has been integral in making EVH what it is today. She completed the Penn Foster Veterinary Technician program and became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 2019 and we couldn’t be more proud of her and proud to have her at EVH.

Customer Service Representatives

Jamie Schultz
Gale Marcoux
Heather Myers

Veterinary Assistants

Brianna Buchanan
Alicyn Culbert
Tiffany Diaz
Brittney Deater
Remy Thomas

Technicians

Ashley Woodard
Caitlin Bellamy, LVT
Kim Youngs
Erin Poletti, LVT
Dion Hooker
Sarah Paddock, LVT
Marguerite Powers, LVT
Jayme Schaffer
Michelle Sheldon, LVT
Kelly Lucas
Nicole Serafyn, LVT
Maddie Hileman

We’ll be here when you need us most.

Our independent, locally-owned hospital is staffed 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with veterinarians, licensed technicians, and veterinary assistants, all specially trained to handle emergency care for pets, and dedicated to providing compassionate care for animals and their owners.

Contact Us

Address

5245 Jackson Road, Suite E
Ann Arbor, MI 48103

Call Us

734-369-6446

Fax Us

734-929-2996

Hours

Emergency: 24/7
Specialty Services: By Appointment

Have a question?

Our team will get back to you as quickly as possible! If you're having an emergency, please call us directly at 734-369-6446.