Dr. Hechko grew up in Columbia Station, Ohio and went on to the University of Findlay to complete his undergraduate degree in Pre-Veterinary Medicine. He is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and an avid Buckeye fan. Dr. Hechko has 3 children, Alexander, Benjamin and Catherine. His wife, Dr. Jen, is a pediatric dentist. In addition, Dr. Hechko is honored to serve on the Board of Directors for the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) effective April 1, 2016.
Dr. Emily Roach-Medical Director
Dr. Roach grew up in Lakewood, Ohio. She is a proud graduate of Mercyhurst College. She attended The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine before moving back to Cleveland. Dr. Roach has completed advanced training in dentistry and was the past president of the Cleveland Academy of Veterinary Medicine and is married to her husband, Gabe..
Dr. Cynthia Strelec
. Strelec also is a Cleveland native. She attended The Ohio State University for an undergrad degree in Agriculture. She then completed veterinary school at The Ohio State University and followed up with numerous internships in Michigan, Texas and recently Tennessee focusing on radiology and internal medicine. Dr. Strelec is a published author in the Veterinary Medicine journal. She is a proud alumni member of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Alumni Society.
It is our mission to consistently show a sincere and innate love of animals. Our goal, when delivering healthcare, is to be a patient advocate alleviating suffering and improving the quality of life. Our team strives to provide quality medical care in a safe, clean, respectful and compassionate environment. We are committed to excellent service and genuine concern for our clients and their animals. We want to be known for the quality and friendliness of the service that we provide to our clients and patients, both personally and medically.
Our doctors will serve our clients with Integrity, High Moral Ethics and Honesty • To be a part of each client’s family-be there beyond their pet’s medical needs • Clients and Team Members are treated with respect and compassion • Excellent communication is a top priority • The safety and well-being of our clients and Team Members are insured by providing a clean, comfortable, odor free environment where hazards have been identified and minimized • Outstanding patient care will always be offered to all of our clients • Our Team Members will be compassionate people who foster teamwork by being courteous to each other and by being able to work independently and as a group • We will strive to be a community leader and foster relationships with the residents of the city and surrounding communities