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Meet Our Team

We will be happy to assist you and your pet!

Meet Our Compassionate and Experienced Team at Lyon Veterinary Clinic

At Lyon Veterinary Clinic, we believe that building a relationship with our clients is key to providing the best possible care for their pets. We are excited to introduce our team to you and look forward to meeting you and your furry family members!

Our Veterinarians

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Dr. Erin Henderson

Dr. Henderson has been practicing at Lyon Veterinary Clinic since 2007.  She is a 2006 graduate from Michigan State University and enjoys veterinary medicine for the challenge it presents in helping patients and their clients, but also for the relationships she develops with families and their pets.  She has a special interest in brachycephalic airway procedures as well as internal medicine cases.  In her free time, she has a busy family with her husband Eric, and their 5 boys, two cats, and a dog.  Gardening, cooking, and reading are her favorite activities to unwind.

Years in Practice: 18     
Education: Michigan State University
Interests: Small Animal Medicine
Dr. Kari Smith

Dr. Kari Smith

Dr. Smith is a 2019 graduate from Michigan State University.  She is also certified through the Chi Institute in acupuncture.  She has been at the practice since 2022, and enjoys helping clients and offering a holistic approach to veterinary medicine. She has a very busy household with many dogs and cats, and enjoys helping patients live their best lives.

Years in Practice: 4
Education: Michigan State University and Chi Institute
Interests: Acupuncture and Holistic Medicine
Dr. Kari Smith

Dr. Anna Schultz

Dr. Schultz practiced as an Army Veterinarian from 2015 to 2024 before joining the team at Lyon Veterinary Clinic. She graduated with DVM and MPH degrees from Michigan State University and enjoys veterinary medicine as a way to nurture the human and animal bond, with a One Health perspective. Working animal medicine and low-stress handling are some of her many passions. When not herding cats (and dogs), she is always ready for a game of volleyball or Catan.

Years in Practice: 8
Interests: Sports Medicine, Surgery, Low-stress Handling

Our Team Members

Eric

Eric

Business Manager
Eric joined the practice in 2021 as the business manager.  He’s excited to join Dr. Henderson in managing the practice and building relationships with clients and patients in the community.  He’s been active in the South Lyon area for many years, as part of Boy Scout Troops and Packs, coaching Panther’s football and SLJL baseball teams. He enjoys fishing, gardening, and working on home improvement projects.
Kelly

Kelly

Team Lead
Kelly is our team lead, and our most experienced staff member, having been in the industry for over 20 years.  She enjoys working with all patients and creating great relationships with clients.  She doesn’t have any pets currently, but rottweilers and dachshunds are her favorites.  She enjoys learning about the latest medical advances and treatment options for patients.  Summer is her favorite time of the year, and spending that time with friends and family.
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Victoria

Veterinary Assistant
Victoria is one of our hard-working technicians and has been in veterinary practices since 2021.  She enjoys working with people who love animals like she does, and the constant opportunities to learn new things.  She has one pet, a rescue dog named Buddy, and enjoys volunteering at the humane society, photography, and traveling. She’s working towards finishing her schooling to become a licensed veterinary technician.
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Thomas

Veterinary Assistant
Thomas has been working as a technician in veterinary medicine since 2019 and comes to us after being deployed in Iraq and Afghanistan.  He is a proud combat veteran.  Thomas enjoys working with exotic animals and learning about holistic medicine options and high-tech medical procedures.  In his free time he enjoys reading, writing, video games, and working on his YouTube channel.  He plans to continue his education and become a licensed veterinary technician and one day work with wildlife.
Hannah

Hannah

Veterinary Assistant
Hannah has been working with us since 2021 and now works as a technician.  She has really enjoyed working with animals and helping educate their owners on the best care options.  Always happy to learn new things, she is hoping to go back to school and become a licensed veterinary technician, perhaps with a specialization.  She doesn’t have any pets right now but plans to soon.  In her free time, she enjoys reading, drawing, movies, and spending time with friends and family.
Christina

Christina

Veterinary Assistant
Christina has been working as a technician since 2020 and finds a lot of fulfillment in providing a voice for patients who can’t speak for themselves and in developing relationships with clients.  She has a strong interest in the human-animal bond, behavior, and nutrition.  In her spare time with her husband Matt, she enjoys reading, painting, and time with friends and family and their dog Maxwell.  She hopes to return to school and become a licensed veterinary technician.
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Leah

Veterinary Assistant
Leah joined our practice in 2022, and has enjoyed gaining knowledge and skills to help patients. She was accepted to Michigan State University's Veterinary Nursing program, and excited to complete her school and become a licensed veterinary technician. After graduation, she's hoping to focus on imaging and surgery. She has a Golden Retriever named Juno, a cat named Reggie, two horses, and two goats. In her free time she enjoys music and riding her horses.
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Ali

Receptionist
Ali joined our team in 2023, and has fit right in with her friendly and outgoing personality. She's enjoyed working in veterinary medicine for the first time, and being able to spend time with animals all day. She has two Boxers (Dutch and Rusty) and a Husky/Pyrenees mix named Louie. Ali hopes to eventually work towards training as a technician. In her free time she enjoys crocheting the most beautiful items and baking.
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Hayley

Receptionist
Hayley joined our team in 2023. She’s enjoyed working in veterinary medicine for the first time and loves being able to spend time with animals all day. She has two kitties named Chessure and Yuli. In her free time, Hayley enjoys video games and painting.
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Ali

Receptionist
Ali joined our team in 2023, and has fit right in with her friendly and outgoing personality. She's enjoyed working in veterinary medicine for the first time, and being able to spend time with animals all day. She has two Boxers (Dutch and Rusty) and a Husky/Pyrenees mix named Louie. Ali hopes to eventually work towards training as a technician. In her free time she enjoys crocheting the most beautiful items and baking.
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Comprehensive Pet Care in
South Lyon, Michigan

Comprehensive Pet Care in South Lyon, Michigan

Lyon Veterinary Clinic serves South Lyon, Northville, New Hudson, Brighton, Ann Arbor, Salem, Novi, and surrounding areas. Our clinic offers a variety of services, including wellness exams, vaccinations, dental care, nutritional counseling, parasite prevention and control, microchipping, care for rabbits and small mammals, puppy and kitten care, senior care, behavioral medicine, surgery, upper airway surgery, laser technology, radiology (X-rays), pet pain management, a fully stocked pharmacy, hospice, and euthanasia. We take pride in providing comprehensive care for your pets, and our services are tailored to meet your pet's individual needs.
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Mon, Wed & Thur: 8:00am - 6:30pmTues & Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pmSat: 8:00am - 11:30am

Mon, Wed & Thur: 8:00am - 6:30pm
Tues & Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
Sat: 8:00am - 11:30am