Dr. Kerry Mall - DVM - Owner
Dr.Mall first began as the owner of Dresden Veterinary Clinic since 2010, then decided to branch out into Chatham in 2012 and opened the Merritt Animal Hospital and most recently in April 2014, decided to branch out again and open at satellite clinic in Wallaceburg, the Sydenham River Veterinary Office. In 2015, Dr Mall partnered in a fourth location, Erie Veterinary Hospital in Leamington.
Since establishing his veterinary practice in Chatham-Kent, Dr. Mall has built an excellent relationship with the community and has demonstrated a great deal of love and compassion for all of his furry patients that he sees at the clinics.
He takes great pride in his surgical and technical skills and always has a great deal of dedication in all the work he does at his three practices. Dr.Mall is well known for going above and beyond anytime there is an animal in need. He cares deeply for the health and well-being for the pets, and always strives on having a good relationship with the people he meets and of course their pets. He floats from one clinic to the other and is always available for his clients at any location whenever he is needed.
Dr. Mall is continually learning about the newest surgeries, techniques and medicine in today's world and that is why he likes to regularly attend conferences, work-shops or seminars and is always reading books to stay up date and informed on what is new in veterinary medicine and will bring back his knowledge to keep his clients informed and to help each one of his patients in the best way he can.
His passion for animals goes beyond just veterinary medicine, he is also very active in local rescue groups as well. He is very much involved in working with groups such as P.A.W.R., and C-K Animal Rescue. Dr.Mall Krista are always trying to give back to the community in anyway they can, most recently donating $10,000 to building of the new Animal Shelter.
You will always be sure that whenever you come to the clinics, you will see him happily greeting everyone and always willing to stop for a quick chat. Dr Mall also shares his home with cats "Tootie" & "Poo-Poos" as well as "Brook", a Plott Hound that he and Krista adopted from C-K Animal Rescue.
Dr Kate Myslik
Dr. Kate Myslik has joined the DMS team in 2015 primarily at the Merritt clinic in Chatham but also goes to our Wallaceburg location on a weekly basis. Dr. Kate decided to pursue her small animal career after previously working with large animals for a number of years. She has exceptional skills at client communication and takes the time to talk in detail with the client. Her dedication and compassion for animals really shows in her work.
Dr. Myslik decided that Chatham-Kent was where she wanted to stay being close to her hometown in Blenheim.
Dr. Angela Bell
Dr. Angela Bell is a long time resident of Chatham-Kent and has been serving the area as veterinarian for over 12 years. She joined the DMS team in 2015 and brings along many years of experience, love and compassion of animals with her and has top-notch people-person skills. Dr. Bell is so well-loved by her clients since she takes the time with each and every one like they are family. She will provide all the information that you need about your pet in great detail when in an appointment with her and explains things in a way that anyone can understand. Dr. Bell will make you feel very comfortable and ease when speaking with her.
Dr. Bell's passion doesn't end at the veterinary clinic, she also shares her home with two dogs and two cats ( along with her human family which consists of three kids and a husband). We are very proud and excited to have Dr. Angela Bell as a part of the D.M.S. team.
Dr. Grace joined the DMS team in 2016 bringing along hard work, dedication and compassion to every pet she has the privilege of seeing at our clinic. She is also a 2012 graduate of OVC (Ontario Veterinary College) in Guelph.
You can see Dr. Grace's passion for animals as she treats every animal as one of her own whether she is in an appointment with the pet or in surgery. Dr. Grace's surgical skills are second to none.
You will mostly find Dr. Grace at our Merritt clinic in Chatham or our Sydenham office in Wallaceburg. Dr Grace shares her home with her three lovely cats.
We are very excited to welcome Dr.Albassam, DVM (aka Dr.Al) to the DMS family. You will mostly find him working at our Merritt clinic and Wallaceburg office. Dr. Albassam was previously living & working as a veterinarian in B.C. but has chosen to move to Chatham-Kent to make it his new home. His kind and gentle demeanor towards the pets is very soothing to them and the clients love it too. Welcome Dr. Albassam to the team.