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Mon-Fri: 7AM to 8PM
Sat-Sun: 8AM to 8PM, Holidays: 8AM to 2PM

Inpatient Team

Karolina Korput

Meredith Carbonetti

Nicolette Sliwa

Ressa Gibbs

Robin Banasek

Beata Ciezobka

Beata has been a part of the team since 2001. She likes the animals and enjoys spending her time with the boarding patients and caring for them. Her own pets include Reksio, a Chihuahua; Tina, a Domestic Long Haired cat; and Ramsey, a Domestic Short Haired cat. When she isn’t working she enjoys knitting and cooking. She actually went to college for knitting in Poland when she lived there!

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Zachary Crescenzo

Cassandra Gort, CVT

Inpatient Team Leader

Cassie started working at Lombard Veterinary Hospital in June 2016 as a Certified Veterinary Technician (CVT). She graduated with honors from the Vet Tech Institute at Fox College in 2010, where she received her A.A.S. degree. Since graduating, she has worked with dogs, cats, birds (of all sizes), reptiles, small mammals, and wildlife.

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Fernando Magaña

Fernando, who joined our team in 2016, appreciates having the opportunity to uphold his oath as a certified veterinary technician while working in his chosen field. Though his mother currently lives in Mexico, Fernando is hopeful that one day she will move to the USA and then be closer geographically to him.

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Kurt Wallbruch

Kurt has been a veterinary assistant for more than 30 years, providing excellent care to the animals of Lombard. When he isn’t working to save lives, he enjoys outdoor activities like fishing and hunting, and even taxidermy.

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