Meet the Team


Dr. Justin R. Berger </br> DVM photo

Dr. Justin R. Berger

Dr. Justin R. Berger, DVM graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. Prior to being a Mizzou graduate, Dr. Berger was united in marriage with Karen Bosch on October 11, 1997. After graduation he practiced in Springfield, MO before coming to Rolla and becoming the owner of Animal Health Center. Justin and Karen have three children: Henry, Ivy and Gracie. Dr. Berger and his family live on a farm where they not only raise cattle, horses and chickens, but where Jill and Shirley, the mules of Mizzou, reside at their forever retirement home, along with dogs and cats. In Dr. Berger’s spare time, he enjoys taking his children to all kinds of outings, horseback riding, watching his wife compete in various horse shows, and watching his daughters compete in gymnastics.

Dr. Erica M. Smith, </br> DVM photo

Dr. Erica M. Smith,

Dr. Erica Smith earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, in 2007. She practiced for several years in West Virginia before relocating to Rolla, and has worked at the Animal Health Center since June 2014. She and her husband Jeff have three children at home; Grace, Sydney, and Riley John. They currently share their home with three cats Pollux, Castor and Fletcher. When she isn’t working, Dr. Smith enjoys reading, playing disc golf, watching Clemson games, and spending time with her children and extended family.

Animal Health Center of Rolla

1854 Highway 72 East

Rolla, MO 65401

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Phone: 573-364-7100
Fax: 573-341-8357
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Phone/Business Hours:
M-F: 8 AM - 5 PM
Lobby Hours:

Monday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Wednesday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Thursday 7:30am - 6:00pm

Friday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed