Our Veterinarians

Dr. Katy Bollwerk is an emergency medicine veterinarian. She is with a gray standard poodle.
Katy Bollwerk
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Katy Bollwerk
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Katy Bollwerk enjoys all aspects of emergency medicine.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley
Dr. Bollwerk spends her time with her husband, two children and cat, Crusher. She enjoys revitalizing furniture, painting and swimming.
Dr. Kim Gugler is an emergency medicine veterinarian. Here she is with a brown and white dog.
Kim Gugler
DVM
Critical Care
Kim Gugler
DVM
Critical Care
Servicing Locations
Dr. Kim Gugler loves that in one night she can perform ultrasounds, read radiographs, fix lacerations and perform major abdominal surgery. She is especially interested in toxicology cases.
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, Dove Lewis Emergency Animal Hospital, Portland OR
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
Dr. Gugler is an active volunteer and an avid scuba diver, gardener, traveler and bookworm. She makes jewelry and other artwork from fused glass and loves sharing what she grows in her garden. She has an American bulldog named Linkin, a cat named Grey Goose, and two chinchillas named Phillipe and Isabeau.
Dr. Heather Kvitko-White is board certified in veterinary internal medicine. She is holding a black and tan dog in her arms.
Heather Kvitko-White
DVM, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Heather Kvitko-White
DVM, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Heather Kvitko-White's particular clinical interests include kidney and bladder diseases; feline health and handling; endocrinology; immune-mediated disorders; and gastroenteric and hepatobiliary diseases. She is experienced in ultrasound as well as a number of minimally invasive procedures to include cystoscopy, rhinoscopy, gastrointestinal endoscopy and bronchoscopy. Dr. White is involved with the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM), and is also a consultant for the Veterinary Information Network (VIN) in the topics of internal medicine, urology and nephrology.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Texas A&M University, College Station
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of Dayton, OH
Dr. Kvitko-White's favorite pastimes include running, playing ice hockey, watching professional golf, listening to audiobooks and traveling. She is married and has two daughters. The family pets include German shepherd/dachshund mix Lola, and cat Lt. Dan.
Dr. Tonia Rushing is a clinician in our emergency medicine service. She is being licked on the face by a very large gray and white dog.
Tonia Rushing
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Tonia Rushing
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Tonia Rushing enjoys all aspects of emergency medicine.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Kansas City
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
  • Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater
Dr. Connie Schulte is a veterinary rehabilitation practitioner. She is with a medium size black and gray dog.
Connie Schulte
DPT, CCRP
Rehabilitation
Dr. Connie Schulte started in human healthcare and spent the first 16 years of her career treating people. In addition to her canine rehabilitation certification, she is also certified in canine massage.
  • Certification in Canine Rehabilitation, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, Creighton University, Omaha NE
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Kansas, Lawrence
Dr. Schulte spends much of her free time training her three dogs to compete in conformation, obedience, agility, rally and tracking. She also enjoys relaxing at the lake with her family.
Dr. Lara Skoglund is a clinician in our emergency medicine service.
Lara Skoglund
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Lara Skoglund
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Lara Skoglund's particular interests include toxicities, laceration repairs and neurologic diseases.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Kansas City
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Sciences and Industry, Kansas State University, Manhattan
Dr. Skoglund enjoys hiking, fishing and camping. She has two furry family members. Oscar, a cat, is very talkative, and Ebony, her lab/shepherd mix is the opposite, quiet but playful.
Dr. Katherine Spry is an internal medicine veterinarian.
Katherine Spry
DVM
Internal Medicine
Katherine Spry
DVM
Internal Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Katherine Spry's special interests include endocrine and gastrointestinal diseases.
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, BluePearl Veterinary Partners, Overland Park KS
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Bachelor of Science, Iowa State University, Ames
Dr. Spry stays busy with home restoration, woodworking, gardening, spending time with friends and trying to keep up with her pets.
Dr. Cory Stamper is a clinician in our emergency medicine service. He is sitting next to a yellow lab.
Cory Stamper
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Cory Stamper
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Cory Stamper especially enjoys treating Addison’s disease.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Bachelor of Music, Kansas State University, Manhattan
Dr. Stamper likes outdoor activities, traveling, cooking, DIY projects and staying involved with his church. He also likes playing the violin. The family dog, Blanco Mendez, is a yellow lab/pit bull mix.
Dr. Sara Strickland is an emergency medicine veterinarian. Here she is with her tan and white dog.
Sara Strickland
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Sara Strickland
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Servicing Locations
Dr. Sara Strickland’s particular clinical interests are wound care and management of urinary obstructions.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan
  • Bachelor of Science, Equine Science, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Dr. Strickland likes working out and reading. She and her husband have three dogs, a cat and a horse.