Meet the Team

Specialists

  • Daniel Degner, DVM, Diplomate ACVS
    Daniel Degner, DVM, Diplomate ACVS

    Dr. Daniel Degner earned a degree of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. He then practiced veterinary medicine for two years in a small animal practice in Edmonton, Alberta. Thereafter, he completed a small animal internship in medicine and surgery at Colorado State University and a surgical residency at Michigan State University. In 1997, following rigorous examination, he graduated from the American college of Veterinary Surgeons as a diplomate. This college validates the surgeon’s competency in the art and science of soft tissue and orthopedic veterinary surgery.

  • Charles E. DeCamp, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS
    Charles E. DeCamp, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS

    Dr. DeCamp, a native of Flint, is a former professor of Orthopedic Surgery at Michigan State University and has joined Animal Surgical Center of Michigan. Early in Dr. DeCamp’s post-secondary education, he studied English literature and received his first degree therein. During this time of study, he also completed pre-veterinary courses and subsequently earned a

  • Jennifer M. Pearson, DVM, MS Diplomate ACVIM (SAIM)
    Jennifer M. Pearson, DVM, MS Diplomate ACVIM (SAIM)

    Dr. Pearson graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Iowa State University in 1993 and completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Missouri. She completed a residency in small animal internal medicine at the University of Missouri and subsequently was board-certified with the American College of

  • Curtis Probst, DVM, Diplomate ACVS, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology)
    Curtis Probst, DVM, Diplomate ACVS, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology)

    Curtis W. Probst graduated from the University of Georgia with a DVM degree.  He next completed a rotating internship at the University of Saskatchewan, followed by a residency in small animal surgery at the University of Florida.  He became board certified in small animal surgery, becoming a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary

  • Noah B. Bander, DVM, Diplomate ACVS-SA
    Noah B. Bander, DVM, Diplomate ACVS-SA

    Dr. Noah Bander earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Albion College followed by a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Michigan State University. He subsequently completed a Rotating Small Animal Internship in Medicine and Surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. His Residency in Small Animal Surgery was at MedVet Medicine

  • Kathleen Ham, DVM, MS, Diplomate ACVS-SA

    Dr. Kathleen Ham, formerly an Associate Professor of Small Animal Surgery at Michigan State University, has joined Animal Surgical Center of Michigan to serve as a soft tissue surgeon. Receiving her undergraduate and veterinary degrees at Michigan State University and a M.S. from University of Illinois, she completed an internship and surgery residency while at University of Illinois. She became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 2009. Her post residency experience includes 3 years in referral private practice and 9 years at both Ohio State University and Michigan State University.  Her special interests lie in soft tissue surgery, more specifically  primary hyperparathyroidism, minimally invasive surgery, wounds, brachycephalic airway disease, and surgical oncology. Dr. Ham is married with a daughter and son, Boston terrier and mastiff, and 3 cats. 

Management

  • Lisa Degner, DVM- Practice Manager
    Lisa Degner, DVM- Practice Manager

    Dr. Lisa Degner graduated from Michigan State University in 1994 with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. She is the practice manager at our hospital. She plays many roles that make our practice run smoothly. She is mother of two children, Autumn and Ethan, and wife of Dr. Dan Degner. They have many pets, most of which are rescues.

  • Sarah Haggerty, LVT, BS, VTS (ECC)- Office Manager
    Sarah Haggerty, LVT, BS, VTS (ECC)- Office Manager

    Sarah obtained a Bachelor Degree in Veterinary Technology from Michigan State University in 2000.  She has worked in several different specialties of veterinary medicine, including Neurology and Neurosurgery, Internal Medicine, Dermatology, and Emergency and Critical Care.  Sarah obtained her Veterinary Technician Specialist (VTS) certification in Emergency and Critical Care in 2005.  Sarah enjoys diagnostic imaging.  Sarah has received extensive training in imaging including CT scan and MRI and continues to assist with MRI.  Sarah enjoys teaching and helping to advance the care of our patients and train staff.  Sarah has one dog, a Boston Terrier/Pug/Beagle mix named Princess Leia.  In her spare time she is an avid mountain biker and enjoys trail running.

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