Village Animal Clinic is staffed by a dedicated and professional group of people who love animals and respect the needs of clients.
Meet Our Veterinarians
Dr. Michael Berkenblit, Owner
Graduated from UC Davis in 1986
Completed his internship at Louisiana State University in 1987
Proud father of Emma
Active in Humane Education at local schools
Developed the Puppy Raising/Training program
Volunteered his time at the LSU Veterinary School during Hurricane Katrina, assisting in the treatment of injured animals.
In his spare time Dr. B. enjoys playing and learning guitar.
Dr. Melisa Degen, ACVIM – Internal Medicine Specialist
Special interest in Oncology & Ultrasound.
Graduated from UC Davis in 1983.
Internship at NC State University
Residency at UC Davis for Internal Medicine & teacher at LSU.
Proud mother of Emma.
Dr. Linda Wilson
Joined us in 2002
Graduated from Ross
Internship at the North Carolina College of Veterinary Medicine
Proud mother of Matthew & Andrew
Dr. Jennifer Prior
Joined us in 1998
Graduated from Ross University in 1996
Special interest in Skin & Allergy problems
Actively volunteers for Make A Wish Foundation & Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Dr. Christopher Lapsley
Joined us in 2015
Graduated from University of Pennsylvania in 2014
Masters in Secondary Education
Special interest in Surgery and Wound Management.