Dr. Erich Bargar
Dr. Erich Bargar received his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in May, 2000. He has always had a strong interest in surgery, especially orthopedics, and has completed advanced training in fracture repair, TPLO, MPL repair and general orthopedics. In his free time he loves to mountain bike, hike, travel abroad and explore the great outdoors with his wife and two dogs, Lander and Kaladin.
Dr. Amanda Messer
Dr. Amanda Messer grew up in the southeastern United States and knew early in life that she wanted to be a veterinarian. In 2005 she received her BS in Biological Sciences from Kennesaw State University. She and her husband moved across the country to attend Washington State University where she received her DVM in 2011. Following graduation, she completed a one-year rotation internship in small animal surgery, ER, shelter, and internal medicine in Sacramento, CA. During her career she has developed a special interest in orthopedic and soft tissue surgery and has been the primary surgeon at her previous work place for the last 9 years. Amanda takes OFA radiographs and is PennHIP certified. Amanda shares her home with her two pointers, Walle and Eva, and her orange tabby, Mango. In her free time, she and her husband like to enjoy the great outdoors of the PNW with their furry friends.