Dr. Kruse, co-owner of Village Veterinary Practice, received his Bachelor of Science degree from
When Dr. Kruse is not providing care to his clients and patients, he can be found spending time with his family, adding to his music collection or coaching his childrenís sports teams. The Kruse family also enjoys spending time with their Cavalier Poodle Mix (a.k.a Cavipoo) Ė Norman.
After years of practicing veterinary medicine in various states throughout the country, Dr. Hayna decided to
return to her
Outside of the hospital, Dr. Hayna can be found spending time with her family, reading and enjoying Illini football! The Hayna family shares their home with a loving Golden Retriever named Telluride (a.k.a. Telly) and a Pekingese mix named Newt.
Dr. Gibbs joined the VVP staff team in 2011. He received his undergraduate degree in biology from
When Dr. Gibbs is away from work, he enjoys spending time with family, playing ball with his Pitbull Tobin, camping and KU basketball.
Co-owner of Village Veterinary Practice, Dr. Jorgensen received his Bachelor of Science in Biology from the
During Dr. Jorgensenís spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and working on home improvement projects. He also enjoys basketball, helping to coach his kidsí teams and entomology (collecting bugs). Dr. Jorgensenís family currently has a Toy Poodle Ė Rosie, and Sox the cat.
Dr. Green is also a proud graduate of the
During Dr. Greenís time away from VVP, he enjoys spending time with his family, recreational road bicycling and motorcycle touring. The Green family also includes Scooch, a very lively Miniature Schnauzer.
Dr. Heger is a second generation veterinarian, having grown up next to her fatherís practice in St. Charles. She received her B.A. in Biology and Spanish from Cornell College and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1985 from the University of Illinois. She is an experienced small animal practitioner with a particular interest in behavior and feline medicine.
For recreation, she enjoys cooking, gardening and yoga. She particularly enjoys being harassed by her two feline scamps, Gilbert and Sullivan.