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Staff

Meet the friendly staff at River Trail Animal Hospital & Pet Lodge!

  • Ron Hooley
    D.V.M.

    Dr. Ron Hooley is a general practitioner with advanced certification in Canine Rehabilitation and a co-founding veterinarian of River Trail Animal Hospital. He has been practicing veterinary medicine since 1989.

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  • Roddy Roberts
    DVM
    Dr. Roddy Roberts is a General Practitioner and co-founder of River Trail Animal Hospital.
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  • Paula Monroe
    DVM
    Dr. Paula Monroe made a decision in high school that she stuck to, and that was to become a veterinarian. It was a great choice. Dr. Monroe was named Veterinarian of the Year by the Tulsa Humane Society in 2007, and was featured in the Tulsa People Magazine pet issue in 2008 and 2009.
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  • Beka Heinz
    DVM

    Dr. Beka Heinz's love of animals was evident early on during her childhood in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 'Even as a young child I was obsessed with animals,'she recalls. 'I would rehabilitate injured turtles, birds, and rabbits and adopted every puppy and kitten I could get my hands on. When my parents couldn't find me, they would walk to our neighbor's horse pasture to look for me.'

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  • Angela Meredith
    DVM

    Oklahoma native Dr. Angela Meredith has known she wanted to pursue a career as a veterinarian for a long time - so long, in fact, that she can barely remember it as a conscious decision.

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  • Amy Copeland
    DVM
    For as long as she can remember, Dr. Copeland's mother—a former veterinary technician—instilled a love of animals and medicine in Dr. Copeland in their Yukon, Oklahoma home. From a young age, she knew that she wanted to be a veterinarian, but was afraid that certain aspects of veterinary medicine would be emotionally difficult to deal with. As she got older, she considered marine biology as an alternative.
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  • D.C. Smith
    DVM

    Dr. D.C. Smith has been practicing veterinary medicine for over 40 years. He joined the veterinary team at River Trail Animal Hospital in July 2016. Dr. Smith is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association. His main professional interests are ophthalmology, surgery and internal medicine. His favorite pars of being a veterinarian are the interactions with people, and the ability to use his knowledge and surgical skills to help people and their loving pets.

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  • Suzanne Caruso
    DVM

    Suzanne Caruso was born and raised in Massachusetts. After graduating from Cornell University with a B.S. in Animal Science, she moved to Stillwater, Oklahoma to attend veterinary school at Oklahoma State University. Prior to attending veterinary school, Dr. Caruso worked in equine research studying the healing potential of omeprazole for equine gastric ulcers. Gastro Gard became an FDA approved drug in 1999 as Dr. Caruso was graduating with her D.V.M.

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    Gisela Laisney
    DVM

    Dr. Gisela Laisney was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, and traveled the world as a young girl, living in a small town in the south of France for 6 years, as well as spending several years in Miami, Florida. Her family eventually relocated to Tulsa, Oklahoma when she was 11 years old and has lived here ever since.

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Thursday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday:

7:00 am-7:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Sunday:

Pet Lodge open Sundays for pick-up and drop-off, 4:00 - 6:00pm