Dr. Ed Pavek
Dr. Pavek is a graduate of the University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine and has been practicing medicine for over 50 years. He performs a wide variety of specialized and routine surgeries. Dr. Pavek's years of experience make him an invaulable member of our team. In the past, he adopted two of our clinic cats, Sassy and George, and is happy to report they are loving the relaxing life at the Pavek's home.
Dr. Amber Glieden
Dr. Glieden is a graduate of the University of Minnesota's College of Veterinary Medicine and joined our team as a veterinarian in 2016. Her special interests include preventative medicine, dentistry, and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Glieden has one dog and two cats at home and would love to meet the pets that make up your family! In her free time, she loves to play softball, spend time with her family, and read a good book.
Jane has been a veterinary technician for over 40 years. Her vast experience makes Jane a leader on our team. In her years, she has gained both knowledge and pets. Jane is 'mom' to three dogs (two of the three were adopted here) and two cats (also adopted from the clinic)! In the past, she has been known to take sick or hospitalized pets to her home for after hours care. In her spare time, Jane enjoys spending time at the lake relaxing with her family.
Andy performed an internship here at our clinic from 2014-2015 for a class through Hopkins High School and has since been working for us as a veterinary assistant. He graduated from high school this June and plans to go to college to specialize in Large Animal Sciences. Andy and his family have 3 cats, 1 dog, 2 rabbits, and 5 chickens living with them at home. He has a wide range of hobbies and interest including playing and refereeing rugby, showing and judging animals for FFA, and fish keeping. Andy has multiple fresh and salt water aquariums at home that house a wide variety of fish from all over the world. He has even started an aquarium for the clinic that can be found in our lobby! Come on over and check out his work!
OUR FELINE STAFF
Baloo and Kitten are the official greeters of Pavek Animal Hospital. They have been living here in the clinic for a few years now and love all of the attention they get from our clients! If you don't see them around let us know! They might be taking a nap on the office couch!