Dr. Jeremy W. Cramer
- Raised around 400,000 livestock in high school (Honey bees!)
- Grew up in a home that was once a one-room school house remodeled by his Grandad
- Colorado State Fair Grand Champion in Agricultural Mechanics during junior year of high school
Dr. Cramer was born and raised on a family ranch in southeast Colorado. It was here he found his love and compassion for animals at an early age. It was also where he learned the meaning of hard work, honesty, integrity, and the importance of family. Dr. Cramer graduated from Pritchett High School in 2001 and received his bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Oklahoma Panhandle State University in 2005. He then attended Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine. His love and compassion for animals grew even stronger while in vet school where he realized it was tremendously rewarding to help make a difference in the lives of animals and their owners. He was a member of several organizations while attending OSU, including Christian Veterinary Fellowship, American Animal Hospital Association, Student Chapter of the American Veterinary Medicine Association, and American Association of Bovine Practitioners. In May of 2009, he graduated and received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree.
Since then he has been relentlessly enhancing his surgical and medical skills through additional coursework from some of the top specialists in the field. One year after graduating, he became the lead orthopedic surgeon at All Pets Animal Hospital in New Mexico. Dr. Cramer has experience in a multitude of surgical services ranging from orthopedics and soft tissue repair to oncologic and reconstructive surgeries. His personal favorites are complex fracture/joint reconstruction including TPLO. Dr. Cramer also has extensive experience with general and emergency medicine.
Dr. Cramer and his family love establishing deep roots at Lakeview Pet Hospital and within the Oklahoma City community. Their goal is to continually build a paramount reputation for honesty and provide supreme quality veterinary services.
Dr. Tori W. Smith
- Volleyball Texas State tournament MVP in 1999
- Wants to train therapy dogs to visit Children’s hospital
- Favorite animal is an aye-aye
Dr. Tori Smith aka “Dr. Tori” was born and raised in Hereford, TX, but ultimately became an Okie while attending The University of Central Oklahoma (UCO) where she received a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology (emphasis in Zoology) and a minor in Psychology. While attending UCO, she met and married her husband Randy, and they relocated to California. During their time there, Dr. Tori started working as a veterinary assistant at both a local veterinary clinic and zoo, and soon discovered her passion for veterinary medicine! She was excited to pursue a path to becoming a Veterinarian and was accepted into the prestigious Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine (Go Pokes!).
Dr. Tori graduated with her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 2011, and has spent the last several years practicing small animal medicine with the occasional exotic (guinea pig/rabbit/ferret/rat). Dr. Tori’s medical interests include solving internal medicine cases and soft tissue surgery. Dr. Tori is also very passionate about and trained in ultrasound diagnostics, which she now offers in-house for our patients. Dr. Tori and Randy have two children, Callie and Blane, and share their home with their beloved dog Hero and cat named Blob. She and her family are active members of their church, and enjoy spending their time outdoors either camping, hiking, fishing or scuba diving. She also serves on the board for the Oklahoma Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).
Dr. Dayna P. Florance
- Dreams of opening a therapeutic horse riding operation
- Goal to visit all the National Parks in the US, and as many State parks as possible
- Turns many songs into veterinary related parodies
Dr. Dayna Florance grew up in Odessa, TX next to a mixed animal veterinary clinic where she began helping with the animals at a young age. She found her passion for veterinary medicine through her volunteer work and riding horses. Dr. Florance attended Texas A&M University and graduated in 2006 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Science and Animal Science. She moved to Oklahoma to begin her veterinary pursuits at the prominent Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine (Go Pokes!).
Dr. Florance graduated from OSU and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. She and her husband, Eric, established roots in Oklahoma where she has spent her veterinary career practicing small animal medicine. Dr. Florance is passionate about preventative care, dentistry, and building relationships with her clients and patients. She is a Fear Free Level 3 Certified Professional and is excited to join our Fear Free team. She is also a member of the Oklahoma Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) and the American Quarter Horse Association (AQHA).
Dr. Florance and Eric have a daughter Mackenzie and son Lucas. They share their home with three dogs (Kallie, Layla & Faith), two horses (Shayla & Stick), and two goats (AM & Pebbles). Their family loves to camp, hike, fish, ride horses, cook, and be active in their church. Dr. Florance is also an avid gardener and known for her pickled hot peppers!
Dr. Lesli E. Van Sickle
- Track State Champion in 2011
- Studied abroad for a semester in Costa Rica
- Knows how to start siphon tubes for irrigating cotton
Dr. Van Sickle grew up on a cotton farm in Altus, OK and developed her passion for veterinary medicine while showing horses in junior high. She attended Southern Nazarene University (SNU) and was actively involved in the equestrian team, riding English and Western disciplines. Dr. Van Sickle graduated SNU in 2015 with her Bachelors of Science in Biology and worked for Lakeview Pet Hospital the summer prior to starting vet school. She attended Oklahoma State College of Veterinary Medicine and earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2019. Dr. Van Sickle has been practicing in small animal medicine since graduation and is passionate about treating pets and helping their owners. Her medical interests include preventative care, soft tissue surgery, internal medicine and compassionate end of life care.
Dr. Van Sickle and her husband, Drew, have a son, Connor. They share their home with their dog Boone, cat Evie (Lakeview adoptee) and a horse named Dolly. Dr. Van Sickle enjoys spending time outdoors, keeping up with their son, spending time with family, and being involved in the church.