Meet our Staff


EVH Veterinarians

Lindsay Ruland, DVM

EHV Founder and Owner, Chief of Medicine
Dr. Ruland is an Ann Arbor native and a Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine graduate. She established Emergency Veterinary Hospital (EVH) in 2012 with her husband, Chris Ruland. In addition to emergency and critical care, Dr. Ruland’s special practice areas include caring for exotics and wildlife.


Amanda Houk, DVM

Dr. Houk is a Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine graduate. In addition to emergency and critical care, Dr. Houk’s special practice interests include surgery and internal medicine. 


Elizabeth Newell, DVM

Dr. Newell is a graduate of Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph.  In addition to emergency and critical care, Dr. Newell’s special practice interests include internal medicine, and caring for exotics.


Benjamin Yanofsky, VMD

Dr. Yanofsky is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania College of Veterinary Medicine In addition to emergency and critical care, Dr. Yanofsky’s special practice interests include caring for exotics—including aquatic species.


Practice Manager & CFO

Christopher Ruland, AAB

Chris Ruland manages Emergency Veterinary Hospital's financial operations.
He co-founded EVH with his wife Lindsay Ruland in 2012.
 


Technicians and Assistants

Veterinary Technicians

Kristen Vichinsky, LVT, Lead Technician
Anthony Bell
Ashley Brown, LVT
Erin Cameron-Poletti, LVT
Jessica Glade
Auburn Jelks
Aimee Wagner, LVT
Ashley Woodard

Veterinary Assistants

Craig Aldrich
Caitlin Bellamy
Sean Brady
Marissa Dean
Maddie Hileman
Cayla Smigielsky
Renee Steinbach