Newton Falls, OH

Meet Our Veterinary Team

We look forward to seeing you soon! Get to know the amazing team at Newton Falls Animal Hospital and why we love what we do so much.

Newton Falls Animal Hospital

Meet Our Team

Meet The Doctors

Dr. Luke

Luke Lukasko is a Veterinarian at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Dr. Luke has been with the practice since 1984. He went to school the Ohio State University. I pride myself on my knowledge of Veterinary Acupuncture.

In my free time, I enjoy going biking and going for a swim.

Dr. Wendi

Wendi Rockwell is a Veterinarian at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Wendi has been with the practice since 2005 and went to school at Iowa State.

I pride myself on educating my clients.

In my free time, I like running, reading, and boating with my family and 2 labs.

Dr. Kelly

Kelly Johnston is a Veterinarian at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Kelly has been with the practice since 1992 and attended Ohio State University.

I pride myself in gaining experience over the years, having good communication skills, and medical work-ups.

In my free time, I like reading, going to spin class (cycling), boating, and spending time with family and friends.

Dr. Mike

Bio Coming Soon.

Dr. Alex

Alexandra Kobylinski is a Veterinarian at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Alexandra has been with the practice since 2021. She went to school at University College Dublin School of Veterinary Medicine.

I pride myself in forming connections with people and their pets, having an open mindset, and always wanting to expand my knowledge and skill sets in the field.

Outside of work, I love spending time with family/friends, going on hikes with my two dogs Luna and Lilly, being at the barn, and enjoying the great outdoors.

Meet The Vet Techs & Assistants

Ashley

Ashley is a Vet Assistant at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Ashley has been with the practice since 2017.

I pride myself in educating clients about their pet’s health and prevention, taking care of sick clients, and watching them heal.

In my free time, I enjoy trail riding with my horses, spending time with my husband + two boys (Connor + Lincoln), reading, hiking with my dogs (A.J. + George), and anything outdoors or with animals involved.

Dustin

Dustin is an RVT at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Dustin has been with the practice since 2014. He went to school at Kent State University.

I like improving my skills as an RVT – especially in surgery and providing preventative care to our patients.

In my free time, I like disc golf, bowling, hanging out with family & friends, and playing with my dogs: Bronx and Bilbo.

Audrey

Audrey is a Vet Assistant at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Audrey has been with the practice since 2019. She went to school at Kent State University and majored in Zoology.

I pride myself in using our Knowledge and skills to help people help their Pets. It’s rewarding to piece together clues from the client, patient exam, and diagnostics to identify the problem and formulate a treatment plan.

In my free time, I spend time with my cats, catch up with friends & family, and enjoy a glass of wine… or two.

Stephanie
Stephanie

Stephanie is a Vet Assistant/Receptionist at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Stephanie has been with the practice since 2020. She went to school at Ohio State ATI, YSU (currently).

I am proud of my work ethic and enjoy seeing patients improve.

I like spending time with my dog Zeus and working on my farm.

Milica

Milica is a Vet Assistant at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Milica has been with the practice since 2022. I went to school at Kent State University BS in Zoology.

I pride myself on watching our patients improve and I enjoy making friends with the staff and clients.

In my free time, I am always ready to go fishing, spend time with my family & friends or go to the park with my Rottweiler puppies Betty and White Rose.

Rhianna
Rhianna
Vet Assistant

Bio coming soon.

Carrie
Carrie
RVT

Bio coming soon.

Sadie
Sadie
RVT

Bio coming soon.

Stephanie M
Stephanie

RVT

Bio coming soon.

Meet The Office Staff

Krista

Krista is the Practice Manager at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Krista has been with the practice since 2004. I went to school at Kent State University.

I enjoy working with my team to help provide great care for our clients & patients. I strive to be a leader and set positive examples of compassion and professionalism.

I enjoy reading and spending time outside.

Kim

Kim is a receptionist at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Kim has been with the practice since 2002.

My favorite part of my job is helping with C-Section. I love watching the puppies start their lives.

Most of my free time is spent with our 4 Airedales: Flyer, Crash, Nola and Quest. My husband and I breed, show, and train our Airedales in Obedience, Rally, Fast CAT, Hunting, and Conformation. I also find time to crochet and go camping.

Sharon

Sharon is a receptionist at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Sharon has been with the practice since 2012. She went to school in Newton Falls.

I pride myself on getting an appointment made for our patients to be seen ASAP when they are sick and not feeling well.

In my free time, I enjoy taking care of my pets at home & spending time with them, shopping, and watching TV in the summer. I also enjoy taking care of my flowers & mowing my lawn.

Diane

Diane is a Receptionist at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Diane has been with the practice since 1999.

I have always strived to establish a good rapport with our clients. I not only listen to their words but also try to understand their inflection which yields a more complete picture of their pet’s problems and their severity. Empathy is an essential ingredient of our front-line client process.

I love to read, but my real passion is baking. I try out new recipes and use co-workers for “guinea pigs”! If they like it, I keep the recipe for future reference. No complaints yet!

Erika

Erika is a Receptionist/ Assistant at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Erika has been with the practice since 2020. She went to school in Maine.

I pride myself in my ability to connect with pets & clients and to help my team & learn new things.

In my time free time, I enjoy reading and relaxing with my pets & family.

Laurie

Laurie is the Receptionist at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Laurie has been with the practice since 2021: 30 years with large animals, and 10 years with small animals. I went to school Villanova at Penn State and Penn Foster.

I pride myself on keeping patients healthy and helping sick animals get the care they need to heal.

I love spending time with my husband and 4 dogs. I enjoy volunteering, reading, and helping at my church.

Meet The Groomer

Missy

Missy is a Pet Groomer (Certified Professional) at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Missy has been with the practice since 2019. She went to school at Diamond Cut Dog Grooming School and graduated in 2000.

I enjoy helping pets feel well by maintaining their coats and skin to keep them healthy, comfortable, and happy.

In her free time, she spends time doing activities with her Australian Shepherds outdoors and at the lake.

Meet the Support Team Member

Cynthia

Cynthia is the Cleaning + Laundry Lady at Newton Falls Animal Hospital. Cynthia has been with the practice since 2000 and went to school at Warren Western Reserve H.S.

I pride myself in the quality of my cleaning so the patients are in the healthiest environment.

I like to read, sew, play board games, etc. with my family, play with our two dogs & two grandsons, hang out with friends & watch a little TV.