About Us

Owners


Liz Okas photo

Liz Okas

Mel Weber photo

Mel Weber

Janeen Smith <br />DVM photo

Janeen Smith
DVM

Managers


Dawn Phelan photo

Dawn Phelan

Mary Schmidt, CVT, CVPM photo

Mary Schmidt, CVT, CVPM

Doctors


Erika Lukas <br/>DVM, PhD photo

Erika Lukas
DVM, PhD

Erika Lukas is happy to join the medical staff at Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital. Her special interests include behavior, oncology, and natural therapies. Dr. Lukas grew up with horses but now concentrates on companion animals, with a focus on wellness and integrating the pet into the family.

Prior to veterinary training, Dr. Lukas did research in liver cancer at the University of Wisconsin and worked as a veterinary technician in the Department of Oncology at the UW School of Veterinary Medicine. She carries her interest in oncology to clinical companion animal practice. In her free time, Dr. Lukas enjoys relaxing with her family, geocaching, knitting, running, writing, and publishing “Mad Lovin’ Mama”, her independent magazine.

Jacob Wolf </br> DVM, MPH  photo

Jacob Wolf
DVM, MPH

Dr. Jacob Wolf obtained his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (2018) and his Masters in Public Health (2017) degrees from UW-Madison. He attended St. John’s University in Minnesota and received a bachelor’s degree in biology. Dr. Wolf lives in Madison with his wife Hannah and his son Louie. Dr. Wolf has a Frenchie named Bean. Dr. Wolf’s interests outside of work include traveling, gardening, cheering on any Wisconsin sports (Packers, Bucks, Badgers, Brewers), and doing anything outside to enjoy the fresh air! ‘I am very excited to join Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital’s amazing team. I especially look forward to meeting and caring for all of the incredible patients and clients here. I promise to treat your pet like my own and collaborate with you on your pet’s care plan. Veterinary medicine, client education, and strengthen the human-animal bond are my passions.’ Dr. Wolf joined Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital in October of 2019.

Accalia Boyle</br> DVM    photo

Accalia Boyle
DVM

Accalia received her Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Michigan State University in 2015 and Graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2020. Accalia’s interests include internal medicine, surgery, client communication, and working with a variety of species including birds, small mammals, and reptiles. Accalia also has experience working with and rehabilitating wildlife and is passionate about wildlife conservation. Outside of work she enjoys running and exercising, and outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking, and snowboarding. Accalia also loves spending time with her friends and family and snuggling with her two cats. Accalia is new to Madison but is a Midwesterner at heart and can’t wait to explore the beautiful lakes and parks of Wisconsin. Accalia is excited to join the amazing team at Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital. Through client education, preventative medicine, and collaboration with her medical team and her clients, Accalia’s mission is to provide the best medical care to your pet. She is passionate about forming strong veterinarian-patient-client relationships and is looking forward to being a part of your pet’s healthcare.   

Dr. Kyle Babich  photo

Dr. Kyle Babich

Dr. Kyle Babich graduated with his DVM from UW-Madison in May of 2020. He attended UW-La Crosse for his undergraduate studies where he received a Bachelor of Science. Before vet school, Dr. Babich worked as a veterinary assistant in both a primary care veterinary hospital and at a small animal emergency and specialty clinic. Dr. Babich lives in Madison with his girlfriend and two cats. Some interests outside of work include playing soccer and ultimate frisbee, spending time with family and friends, and supporting our Wisconsin sports teams. Dr. Babich looks forward to helping care for your many beloved pets and becoming a part of this community. Some of his veterinary interests include preventative medicine, client education, surgery, and dentistry. 

Technicians


Sarah Sullivan <br />CVT photo

Sarah Sullivan
CVT

Lynn Walters <br />CVT photo

Lynn Walters
CVT

Kristi Spanton <br />CVT photo

Kristi Spanton
CVT

Sarah Harnden <br />CVT photo

Sarah Harnden
CVT

Emily Galebach,</br> CVT  photo

Emily Galebach,
CVT

April Meixner, CVT  photo

April Meixner, CVT

Assistants


Alexandria Schubring  photo

Alexandria Schubring

Tianna Attaway  photo

Tianna Attaway

Amanda Welch  photo

Amanda Welch

Kayla Nettesheim  photo

Kayla Nettesheim

Jocelyn Lysne  photo

Jocelyn Lysne

Ciera Keller  photo

Ciera Keller

Client Services


Jodi Schuetz photo

Jodi Schuetz

Kate Burkart photo

Kate Burkart

Rachel Endres-Ladwig  photo

Rachel Endres-Ladwig

Amanda Matchett  photo

Amanda Matchett

Marissa Nugent  photo

Marissa Nugent

Fitchburg Veterinary Hospital
6249 Nesbitt Road
Madison, WI 53719

Request Appointment

Phone: 608-271-4212 Fax: 608-271-5951

Email: [email protected]



Hours

Monday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Tuesday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Wednesday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Thursday 8:00am - 7:00pm

Friday 8:00am - 6:00pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed