About Us


 
Jerry Upp, DVM
 
Jerry Upp, DVM
Dr. Upp is a 1990 graduate of Ohio State University. He practices with emphasis in small animals and exotic medicine and orthopedic surgery. In addition to providing veterinary care locally, He has been deployed to an avian influenza outbreak in Virginia and was deployed to help during Hurricane Katrina. In addition to their beloved golden retriever, Bailey, Dr. Upp and wife, Stephanie have three children.
 
Linda Bourlier, LVT
Linda has been a part of the Midtown staff since 2005. She attended tech school at Eastern Wyoming College with the graduating class of 2005 and is a member of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA). Linda and husband, Eric, have been married since 2013 and have two beautiful children. Her fur children include; two dogs (Ice and Bandit), and a turtle (Jade). Her hobbies include exercising, camping and spending time with family.

Caitlin Rein, LVT
Caitlin has been an employee of the Midtown staff since 2006. She worked as kennel staff while attending tech school at Eastern Wyoming College with the graduating class of 2010 and is a member of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA). Caitlin has three fur children; a doberman (Kaiiro) and two cats (June and Dylan). Her hobbies include hunting, dance, cooking, and wilderness things.

Frankie Ayala, LVT
Frankie has been an employee of the Midtown staff since 2015. She attended tech school at Eastern Wyoming College with the graduating class of 2015 and is a member of the Nebraska Veterinary Medical Association (NVMA). She is also a member of the Nebraska Army National Guard since 2008. Frankie and girlfriend Paige have been together since 2014 and have 5 fur children, two dogs (Shygirl and Lucy) and three cats (Kailani, Bagheera, and Archibald). Her hobbies include; watching movies, writing comic books, attending rock concerts, and riding her motorcycle.

Stephanie Marrill, Reception
Stephanie has been an employee of the Midtown staff since 2016. Stephanie and husband, Gene, have one wonderful son (Jaxson). She is also a licensed cosmetologist, receiving her degree in 2008. Her hobbies include ; spending time with family, fishing, and gardening.

Karen Thrasher, Office
Karen has been an employee of the Midtown staff since 2015. Karen and husband, Steve, have three wonderful children and three grandchildren along with four fur children: cats (Pretty Girl, Rosie, Buddy and Tuxedo). Her hobbies include; spending time with family, being dorm granny for WNCC kids and fishing.

Midtown Animal Hospital also employs two kennel staff to provide the best care while your pet comes to board with us. We have an open door kennel policy and would be more than happy to give you a tour of our boarding facility to see where your pet will be staying during your time away.