Dr. Ernat has worked in small animal practices for over 30 years. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in 1981 and his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1985, both from the University of Illinois. He has special interests in internal medicine/endocrinology and oncology as well as dermatology. Dr. Ernat grew up in the LaSalle-Peru area and now lives in Lombard with his wife, Chris, where they’ve lived for over 23 years. They have four children: Rebekah, Matthew, Andrew, and Sarah. Their family also includes their dog, Bliss; guinea pig, Twixie; and many tropical fish. When he’s not caring for animals at work, he is active in Scouting and enjoys hiking, astronomy, geocaching, and bird watching. He is also an avid reader and enjoys making fudge.
Dr. Don Ernat