Meet Our Veterinary Staff

Meet Our Veterinary Staff

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    Dr. Diane Ventrello

    Dr. Ventrello graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1995. After practicing in Cincinnati OH for 4 years, she rejoined Erie Animal Hospital, having worked here during high school and college years. Dr. Ventrello's professional interests include feline medicine, behavior, and client education. On a personal note, Diane enjoys pickleball, volleyball, racquetball, reading, beach glass collection, and jewelry design, and free time with her 6 cats.

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    Dr. Brian Ulrich

    Dr. Ulrich graduated from The Ohio State University in 2004. Erie Animal Hospital welcomed him back after graduation, appreciating his dedication and work ethic when he worked here prior to vet school. Dr. Ulrich’s professional interests include surgery and internal medicine. On a personal note, Brian enjoys reading, spending time with his wife Stefanie, friends, and his 2 dogs and 2 cats.

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    Dr. Raylene Hinely-Schroeck

    Dr. Hinely-Schroeck graduated from The Ohio State University in 1994. She rejoined Erie Animal Hospital in August of 2010. Dr. Hinely-Schroeck's professional interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and ultrasound. She has attended multiple education courses to expand her ultrasound knowledge. On a personal note, Raylene enjoys scrapbooking, creating and painting ceramics, time with her dog and cat, and camping.

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    Dr. Ashley Van Scoy

    Dr. Van Scoy graduated from The Ohio State University in 2013. After working in Youngstown OH for 2 years, she joined Erie Animal Hospital in 2016. Dr. Van Scoy's professional interests include wellness care, client education, and surgery. On a personal note, Ashley enjoys reading, hiking, video games and spending time with her cat.

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    Jackie Ballay
    Finance Manager

    Jackie graduated from Gannon University in 1988 with a BS in Accounting. She serves as the Finance Manager since January of 2017. Prior to this, she held various positions with Lord Corporation, Luden’s Financial Services and Millcreek Community Church. Jackie has attained Certified Internal Auditor and Certified Management Accountant designations. On a personal note, Jackie enjoys spending time with family, tennis and pickelball and visiting Presque Isle.

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    Kate Loop
    Office Manager

    Kate has been an employee at Erie Animal Hospital since 1998. Over the years she has worked as a receptionist and veterinary assistant at our hospital. More recently she has taken on the role of Office Manager. Kate is particularly interested in animal behavior. On a personal note, Kate enjoys traveling and spending time with her dogs, cats and horses.

Office Hours

Monday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Saturday

8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sunday

Closed

Monday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sunday
Closed

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