Our Team

Veterinary Specialty Center Collaborative Team
All of our doctors are highly trained and skilled in their own disciplines. Many of them are board-certified in their respective fields, a process that involves a 3-4 year intensive internship and specialized residency training program following their graduation as veterinarians.

Working closely with the doctors are knowledgeable veterinary technicians. These technicians are specially trained in specific areas of veterinary medicine which enables them to provide skilled and compassionate nursing care for your pet. Along with our veterinarians and technicians, our client coordinators, receptionists and administrative staff are all here to provide you and your pet with the finest quality care.

Browse our staff by practice area:

Medical and Radiation Oncology

Rhonda Feinmehl, DVM
Practice Limited to Oncology
Director of Medicine and Emergency Care

Neurology/Neurosurgery

Belinda Comito, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Nutrition

Joseph J. Wakshlag, MS, DVM, PhD, DACVN

Ophthalmology

Neal Wasserman, DVM, DACVO
Eye Care for Animals – Wheeling

Rehabilitation

Lindsay Seilheimer, DVM, CCRP

Surgery

Mitch Robbins, DVM, DACVS, DACCT
Director of Surgery
Buffalo Grove

Claude Gendreau, DVM, MSc, DACVS
Buffalo Grove

David Brdecka, DVM, DACVS, CCRT
Buffalo Grove
Crystal Lake

Toni Kwan, DVM, DACVS
Buffalo Grove
Crystal Lake

Paula West, DVM, DACVS, DACCT
Buffalo Grove

India Wood, DVM, MS, DACVS
Buffalo Grove

Alice Bugman, DVM (Resident)
Buffalo Grove

Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory

Ashlee Urbasic, DVM, DACVP
Buffalo Grove