Dr. Ken Eisenberg (founding veterinarian, now retired), graduated from the University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1984.
He has lived and worked in Downers Grove for the past 40 years.
Dr. Eisenberg is a member of the following professional organizations:
- American Veterinary Medical Association
- Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association
- Association of Avian Veterinarians
- Association of Reptile and Amphibian Veterinarians
Dr. Eisenberg has devoted his time and skills assisting local humane organizations and rescue groups for the last 20 years.
His areas of special interest include exotics, internal medicine and surgery.
D. Penny Bowes, graduated from University of Illinois, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2002. She has been practicing in the western suburbs of Chicago since graduation. She is an active member of the AVMA.
Dr. Bowes grew up in Lagrange Park and now lives in the South Suburbs with her husband and three children. She has a dog named Frankie, a cat named Narissa and a guinea pig named Zoomie.
Dr. Andrew Eisenberg graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015. He attended Luther College in Decorah, Iowa for his undergraduate studies where he majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry.
Andrew grew up in Downers Grove and is looking forward to caring for the pets of his hometown community. Many of you may recognize him from the summers that he spent working as a veterinary technician at the clinic. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family, playing soccer, exploring the city of Chicago, traveling and spending time with his two dogs; Taz and Wiley, cat; Fiona and Ball Python; Lord. His areas of special interest include exotics, preventative medicine, diagnostics and surgery.
Dr. Jessica Hulesch was born and raised in the western suburbs of Chicago. She received her BS in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Art from Elmhurst College in 2009, and her DVM from the University of Illinois in 2014. She has special interests in surgery and exotic animal medicine. In her free time, she enjoys drawing, gaming, reading, and spending time with her family and pets. She has a chihuahua named Pepito, and a cockatiel named Walleby.
Dr. Mariah Miller grew up in the neighboring town of Darien. She received her B.S. in Animal Science from the University of Illinois in 2014 and graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2023. Some of her special interests include diagnostic imaging and preventative medicine.
Before attending veterinary school, Dr. Miller worked at All Creatures Great and Small as a veterinary assistant for 5 years and is excited to continue caring for the pets in the community as a veterinarian. In her free time, she enjoys playing ice hockey, going to concerts, and spending time with her family and friends. Dr. Miller has a Labrador named Lola, and a munchkin cat named Donut.