Dr. Mart Westbrook
Dr. Westbrook grew up in the town of Sanford, Colorado, attended college at Adams State College where he received his BA and continued his education at Colorado State University to earn his DVM degree in 1977.
He has always enjoyed working with animals–figuring out what is wrong and actually finding the cure to help them is his reason for being a vet. He genuinely enjoys visiting with the owners of his patients and has many patients that have been seeing him their whole life.
When not at the vet’s office you will catch him spending time with his family or doing some of his favorite hobbies, which include fly fishing, birding, yard work or working in the temple.
Dr. Jenny Greenhouse
Dr. Greenhouse is originally from California, but she attended college at Oklahoma State University and became a DVM in 1998. She has a deep love for animals that drives her to help them everyday. She enjoys helping her patients overcome their illnesses and she loves getting to know their families.
She is a Past President of the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Foundation as well as a Past District Director (Representative) of the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association.
When not at work you will find her either at Church, horseback riding or cross fitting.
Dr. Lauré Ross
Dr. Ross attended Harvard University where she received a Bachelors and Masters in Cellular and Developmental Biology. She then continued her education at UC Davis where she received her DVM in 1997.
She has been involved in many programs and is the member of the following associations:
- Member of American Association of Feline Practitioners
- Southern California Veterinary Medical Association
- American Veterinary Medical Association
She loves helping animals get healthy and keeping them that way, but when she’s not at work, she enjoys horseback riding, fly fishing and painting.
Dr. Ryan Westbrook
Dr. Westbrook was born and raised in the town of Banning, California. He attended Brigham Young University for his Undergrad education before continuing to Kansas State University where he earned his DVM in 2000.
Educating people on proper animal care and prevention of other issues is his favorite part of the job. He likes being able to figure out what is causing an animal problems, and work with their family to help make them healthy as quickly as possible.
If he’s not working he will usually be found at home spending time with family, watching sports or fishing.
Dr. Nikita Docken
Originally from Santa Clarita, California, Dr. Nikita Docken received her DVM degree in 2015 from University College Dublin in Dublin, Ireland. As a pet lover herself, she deeply enjoys being a veterinarian because it affords her the opportunity to take care of a pet through its entire life and relationship with an owner. She is currently in her first year of practicing but looks forward to many more.
When she’s not at work, Dr. Docken enjoys dancing, rock climbing, cycling, hiking with her dogs Macy and Chianti, and spending time with her family.
Dr. Jade Johnston
Dr. Jade Johnston is originally from Montclair, CA. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Cal Poly Pomona. She graduated from vet school in May of 2016 from St. George’s University after completing her clinical year at Kansas State University. She is extremely excited to help the community and all of the animals within it. She is currently a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP).
She decided to become a veterinarian when she was only 4 years old when her miniature donkey named Sage fell ill. Seeing her miniature donkey sick instantly pulled at her heart and she knew in that moment this was the right career choice. She loves being able to help animals and their owners when they are in need.
When she is not helping animals at the vet hospital, she is out riding horses, spending time with her husband, Nick, and playing with her Husky, Maverick. During the summer, she likes to be out on the water wakeboarding. In the winter, she loves spending time on the slopes and snowboarding.
Dr. Lindsay Kirscher
Dr. Lindsay Kirscher comes to Banning Veterinary Hospital having obtained her undergraduate degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and her DVM degree from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. She graduated from vet school in May of 2016.
She is a member of the VBMA (Veterinary Business Management Association) and PALS (Pet Assisted Love & Support). As a part of PALS, she takes her dog to hospitals to provide emotional support for the elderly, pediatric, and rehabilitation patients. She received the gold certificate from VBMA and is a member of Phi Zeta, the honor society of veterinary medicine.
She loves that she gets to interact with amazing people and animals on a daily basis as well as helping to expand the knowledge of her clients. She regularly attends local events to educate the public on proper animal care.
When she is not at the vet hospital, you can find her horseback riding, reading a new book, trying out new restaurants, and, of course, walking and exploring new places with her dog.