Our Team

Thad Frerking, DVM

Dr. Thad Frerking grew up outside Kansas City, Kansas. He received his undergraduate education and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Kansas State University.
Although his professional interests are in surgery and dermatology, he loves all aspects of veterinary medicine. His four-legged family includes a little dog with an oversized personality by the name of Rocky.
In his free time, Dr. Frerking enjoys staying active, watching his hometown sports teams, and eating good food.


Sterling Havel, DVM

Dr. Havel was born and raised in Bulverde, Texas just north of San Antonio. He completed his undergrad at Texas State University. Dr. Havel graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. His special interests orthopedic and soft tissue surgery.
In his down time, Dr. Havel enjoys quality time with his pups, camping, archery, and hiking.


Brittany Parker, DVM

Dr. Parker was born and raised in Pineville, Louisiana. (central Louisiana). Animals have always had a special place in her heart and as a part of her family. Everyone around her knew she would become a veterinarian before Dr. Parker even knew!
Dr. Parker completed her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science at Louisiana Tech University in Ruston, LA and went on to obtain her DVM at Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in Baton Rouge, LA.

Dr. Parker’s special interests include cardiology, ultrasound, and exotics.
Her pet family now includes 2 dogs, Hazel and Rosebud, and a rescued bearded dragon (she only has 2 legs).

When Dr. Parker is not in the office, she loves to cook and spend as much time as she can with her pets and family. She also loves trips to the lake, camping, and hiking with her dogs.


Dr. Justin Piazza

Dr. Piazza was born and raised in St. Petersburg, FL. He also has deep roots in Missouri where he attended both veterinary school and his undergraduate studies. Dr. Piazza enjoys spending time outdoors and some of his hobbies include archery, diving, fishing, and sports. He also enjoys spending time with his horses.

Dr. Piazza’s professional interests include surgery, ultrasound, and preventative medicine.


Dr. Dina Ibrahim

Bio coming soon!


Dr. Christina Darthard

Dr. Darthard was born and raised in Houston, Texas. Since the age of six, she always had an interest in natural science, medicine, and animals.

Dr. Darthard received her Bachelor’s degree in Animal Science at Sam Houston State University in 2017. In 2022, she received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine with honors at Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Darthard’s interests consist of endocrinology, preventive medicine, and ultrasonography.

In her free time, Dr. Darthard loves creating digital illustrations, photography, reading manga, going to museums, and working out.


Dr. La Troya Scott

Bio coming soon!