Animal Emergency Center, LLC


Rotation through emergency, surgery, internal medicine, cardiology, neurology/neurosurgery imaging.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • Scott Averill, DVM, MSc, Diplomate ACVS (Surgery)
  • Jason T. Crawford, DVM, Diplomate,ACVR (Radiology)
  • Seth Ghantous, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Internal Medicine)
  • Aaron Jackson, DVM, Diplomate ACVS (Surgery)
  • Michael Luethy, DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM (Cardiology)
  • Jack Mackenzie, DVM, Internal Medicine (Board-eligible)
  • Michael Podell, MSc, DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Neurology/Neurosurgery)
  • Stephanie Blauer, DVM, Emergency Medicine
  • Will Fischbach, DVM, MSc, Emergency Medicine
  • Donna Jacobsen, DVM, Emergency Medicine
  • Sura Lisler, DVM, Emergency Medicine
  • Michelle Mueller, DVM, Emergency Medicine
  • Jim Storiz, DVM, Emergency Medicine

Educational Resources

  • morning rounds on all cases (all services)
  • access to JAVMA, JACVS, compend., JVIM, JAAHA
  • access to most veterinary texts
  • computer databases


The student will help the veterinarian in performing PE on incoming patients, help make diagnostic and treatment plans on incoming patients, and assist in surgery and internal medicine/cardiology/neurology procedures.

Student Supervision

The student will have direct access to veterinarians 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.



Practice Information

Animal Emergency Center
1810 Skokie Rd
Northbrook, Il 60062

Ph: (847) 564-5775
Fx: (847) 564-9604

Email: srothschild [at] aercenter [dot] com

Updated: 11/12/08
Signature on file: Sheri Rothschild, Human Resources Manager