Lancaster Small Animal Hospital's Dedicated Team
Our team of veterinary professionals is dedicated to delivering the best customer service and compassionate care to you and your pets.
Michelle Krickovich, LVT — Hospital Manager
Michelle graduated from the State University of New York at Delhi (SUNY Delhi) College of Veterinary Technology in 2000. She has been a member of the Lancaster Small Animal Hospital staff since 2003. Michelle is Lead Veterinary Technician and Practice Manager. She holds a special interest in Animal Behavior.
She lives in Holland with her Bullmastiff Penelope, her cat Louie, and her Arabian horse Woody.
Carol Fronczak, LVT — Veterinary Technician
Carol graduated from Medaille College in May of 1999, with an Associate degree in Veterinary Technology. She has been a technician with Lancaster Small Animal Hospital since June of 1999. Some of her special interests include Radiology and Exotic Pet Medicine.
Outside of the hospital, Carol enjoys spending time with her husband Rich, and their two children, Maya and Mackenzie. They currently have a rescue cat that their girls named Murray Roger, who has been an amazing addition to their family. Recently, they rescued Cinnamon, a sweet little Puggle.
Jessica Rung, LVT — Veterinary Technician
Jessica began working in the veterinary field when she was 16 years old. She graduated from Alfred State College in 2013 with an Associate degree in Veterinary Technology, and she joined the Lancaster Small Animal Hospital team in November 2014.
When not working, Jessica likes being outside, reading, and spending time with her Siberian Husky, Angel.
Allison Schultz, LVT — Veterinary Technician
Allison graduated from Medaille in 2016 and joined Lancaster Small Animal Hospital in July of 2016. In her free time, she enjoys reading. Allison also likes to spend time with her family and her cats Sophie, Zoe, Raven, and Chewie.
Maria Sorce — Receptionist
Maria's love of animals brought her to Lancaster Small Animal Hospital after working for several years as a medical secretary and running her own pet sitting business.
Maria shares her home in North Buffalo with a menagerie of four-legged critters including: two cats, Oscar and C.J. (C.J. is a hospital blood donor); a rabbit named Baxter; and three dogs, Findley, Max, and Piper.
Maria and her Jack Russell Terrier, Piper, enjoy participating in several charity walk-a-thons each year.
Erin Thiel — Receptionist
Erin has had a life-long love of animals, which led her to work in veterinary hospitals as well as boarding kennels. She has also volunteered for Fix-A-Bull Rock-A-Bully Annual Fundraiser. Erin has been a student at Medaille College majoring in Veterinary Technology, and she is currently working toward her degree. You will often find her here hanging out with her buddy Lil' Pooh.
In her free time, Erin enjoys reading and watching anything on SyFy. She lives in North Tonawanda with her husband Jim, rescue dog Mason, and cats Xander and Sinatra.