Dr. Buedel has been Chief of Staff and partner at Animal Care Center of Plainfield since 2002. Additionally, he is a partner of four other Kremer Veterinary Services clinics. Dr. Buedel particularly enjoys orthopedic surgery, and remains committed to advancing and honing his surgical skills through continuing education courses in … Read more
Dr. John Michael is a managing partner at Animal Care Center Plainfield, Hinsdale Animal Hospital, Animal Care Center Shorewood and CARE Animal Emergency Services. He has been with Kremer Veterinary Services since 2007.
He received his BS in Animal Science from the University of Illinois in 2003 and his DVM … Read more
Dr. Spodak became a managing partner of Animal Care Center in 2010, after joining the team in 2008 with a concentration in surgery and medicine. Before pursuing a career in veterinary medicine, Dr. Spodak worked on four different continents as a field biologist. Today, he is passionate about zoology, with … Read more
Dr. Arkush has been practicing veterinary medicine for 5.5 years. She started at KVS right out of school and still going strong! Dr. Arkush started out her professional life as a graphic designer with a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Northern Illinois University. She worked for 4 years as a designer … Read more
Dr. Sarah Kathleen Tracy is a 2007 graduate of Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her clinical year of study at Oklahoma State University. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Missouri State University where she majored in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. She joined Kremer … Read more
Dr. Spinelli joined the Kremer team at the Animal Care Center of Plainfield in May of 2016. She has a particular interest in client education in addition to a growing passion for surgery – both soft tissue and orthopedic. As a veterinarian, Dr. Spinelli works to be an enthusiastic, caring … Read more
Dr. Ramage received her bachelor's degree from Washington State University before continuing to St. George's University for her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. She also spent a clinical year at the University of Illinois.
Her interests in veterinary medicine include integrative medicine, behavior, and nutrition.
Outside the clinic, Dr. Ramage enjoys training and … Read more
Dr. Ashlyn Kuklock grew up on a dairy farm in Sauk Centre, Minnesota. She attended Minnesota State University of Moorhead for her Bachelor’s degree in Biology and graduated from Ross University with her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. She also attended the University of Illinois for her clinical year.
Dr. Kuklock … Read more
Dr. Sara Goldschmidt joined the team at Animal Care Center of Plainfield in June 2017. She attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign for both her undergraduate and veterinary studies. Dr. Goldschmidt completed her undergraduate degree with honors with a major in Animal Sciences and a minor in Integrative Biology. Dr. … Read more
Dr. Suwanski attended DePaul University in Chicago for her Master’s of Science in Biology and graduated from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Suwanski is passionate about all aspects of veterinary medicine but is highly interested in internal medicine, surgery and to further pursuit … Read more
Dr. Shorter was born and raised in beautiful northern Colorado where she attended Colorado State University to earn both her bachelor’s degree and her doctorate of veterinary medicine. Although she will always love her home state she is very excited to put down roots in Illinois and experience all the … Read more
Currently operations manager of the Animal Care Center of Plainfield, Vicki has worked at Kremer Veterinary Services since 1998 in various capacities, including as a technician, receptionist, and kennel manager. Vicki cites the hospital’s positive atmosphere as one reason she has stayed so long with the organization. She looks forward … Read more
A receptionist with the Animal Care Center of Plainfield since 2011, Elizabeth assumed the role of assistant practice manager in 2013. After studying biology at Western Illinois University, Elizabeth worked as a lab technician at animal diagnostics laboratory Antech Diagnostics. However, her lifetime love of animals and passion for working … Read more
Julie has been a client care specialist since 2011, she assumed the role of Assistant Practice Manager in 2016. This was a unique yet very exciting change for her since her prior career of nearly 20 years was in the human medical field. Julie's love and passion for animals is … Read more
Megan has been a member of our team since May of 2003. She started her career with us during college as a client care technician and decided to pursue a degree in Veterinary Medical Technology. Megan obtained her Associates Degree in Veterinary Medical Technology from Joliet Junior College … Read more