Dr. Kevin J Soncrant graduated from Clay High School in June of 1981 and moved to Columbus,
Ohio with his new wife (Deb) to pursue a DVM degree at The Ohio State University.
He graduated in 1989 from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and moved
back with his wife and young family (Heather then five years old and Missy one year old) to his
home town of Oregon to practice with his Father-in- law, Dr. William Iman, at Iman Veterinary
Hospital (now MBVH).
Dr. Soncrant has grown his family owned and operated Maumee Bay Veterinary Hospital for over twenty plus years. Dr. Soncrant is proud to provide Veterinary
services in his hometown alongside his daughters: Veterinary Partner, Dr. Heather Soncrant-
Sydebotham and Office Manager, Melissa Hagemann. Dr. Kevin and his wife Deb enjoy time
with their three grandsons; Lucas, Aedan, and Jacob. They have three extremely spoiled dogs;
Brutus (Black Lab), Bella (Black Lab) and GiGi (Yorkie), and Booboo (Maltese mix).
Dr. Heather R. Sydebotham (Soncrant) is a 2002 valedictorian graduate of Clay High School. She attended OSU for her undergraduate studies where she also had the opportunity to study abroad in Australia. During her undergraduate studies she worked for Med Vet Columbus (a referral and emergency clinic).
Dr. Heather followed in her grandfather and father's footsteps as she also graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in June 2009. Dr. Heather works side by side with her father as our second full time veterinarian. Dr. Heather lives in Graytown, OH with her son Jacob, cat named Cashew, and her three Frenchies- Otis, Everest & Bindi. She enjoys spending time with her son and family, horseback riding, playing board games such as Scrabble, and anything to do with animals. She is a true animal lover! And of course, she was born a buckeye...Go Bucks!
Deb Soncrant (Iman) graduated from Clay High School in 1980. Marrying her High School
sweetheart (Dr. Kevin in July of 1981) she moved to Columbus, Ohio to support Kevin’s pursuit
of a Veterinary Medicine degree at The Ohio State University. After eight years in Columbus the
family returned to Oregon, Ohio. Working part time at Iman Veterinary Hospital (currently
MBVH) Deb attended The University of Toledo.
She received her Elementary Art Degree (1995)
and began teaching in Oregon City Schools in 1996. Deb later earned her Art Education degree
and Masters of Art Education degree from The University of Toledo as well. She currently
teaches Art at Clay High School and maintains part time office management duties at MBVH.
Deb enjoys: Art, being Grammy to her grandsons; Lucas, Aedan, and Jacob and playing with
Brutus (Black Lab), Bella (Black Lab), and GiGi (Yorkie).
Missy is a 2006 graduate of St. Ursula Academy. She attended The University of Toledo for Business Management. Missy is currently putting her management skills to work in the office and helping to run the family business as she is our office/personnel manager. She completed the VMG Leadership Program at the Daniels College of Business/University of Denver in Aug 2014 and continues to work on her practice management skills through continuing education. Missy is also a very active member in our community coaching at the Oregon Recreation Center and helping the American Cancer Society planning board for the Relay for Life and the Bark for life. Missy enjoys family-time with her husband Steve and their sons Lucas & Aedan, fishing, jetskiing, fourwheeling, and just about any outside sport or activity they can find. She lives east of Oregon with her husband Steve, their sons Lucas & Aedan, and their Lab Mix Gunnar & Frenchie Boris.....she was born a Buckeye too, Go Bucks!
Mackenzie Engel, RVT graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2012 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She worked in Michigan for a year at a small animal/exotic clinic. In 2014, she moved back to Ohio and started her work here at Maumee Bay Veterinary Hospital. She has a knack for technology and computers. She enjoys spending time with family, being in warmer climates and relaxing with a good book. She lives in Millbury, with her husband Jacob, and their son Henry. They have 2 fur children- a calico named Coco, and a Lab mix named Penny.
Courtney Large, RVT is a 2014 graduate from Clay High School, and graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2017 with her Veterinary Technician degree. This is her first job in the veterinary field and she absolutely loves it! She joined the team in March 2017 after her externship with us. She has always had a passion for animals. Courtney loves anything Disney, spending time with her animals at home and traveling with her friends. Courtney currently lives in Oregon with her family.
Alexis Kapp, RVT graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2018 with her Veterinary Technology Degree. This is her first job in the veterinary field, but since childhood has always dreamed of working with animals one day. She joined us after her externship last year. Alexis currently lives in Millbury with her son Parker and family. They have a couple of fur babies- their dogs are Freya and Thor, and cats, Binx, Oscar and Lilly. They also have a Ball Python, her son named Shredder. Alexis loves being outdoors in the summertime, going for walks with her dogs, and spending time with her family.
Taylor Lane graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2018 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She currently lives in Sylvania with her boyfriend and son. She is a fur mom to three cats- Nilla, Little and Binx. She started working in the field as a veterinary assistant, and started with us in August of 2019.
Felicia Ruiz graduated from Waite High School in 2015, and then graduated from Stautzenberger College in 2019 with a degree in Veterinary Technology. This is her first job in the veterinary field, and she loves it. She always has wanted to help animals. She currently resides in Toledo and has 2 dogs- a chihuahua Chico, and German Shepherd Kenai.
Gulcan moved to Curtice, OH from Michigan in December of 2018. She has been in the veterinary field for 7 years as a receptionist & assistant. She absolutely loves penguins! She lives in Curtice with her husband Evan and their cattle dog Harley. She loves fall & summertime, working out, enjoying time by the pool and boating with her family on Lake Erie.
Mackenzie Davis graduated from Clay High School in 2010. She recently switched from the medical field to the animal side with this being her first job at a veterinary hospital. She currently lives in Curtice with her boyfriend, Jordan and their two kids Brooke and Noah. They have a 1 year old Pit mix named Aries. Kenzie loves fitness, softball & spending time with her family.
Roxanna started working here in 2000. She moved to Ohio from KY in 1989. She graduated from the Ohio School for The Deaf. She has two sisters that are both married. She lives with her mom and her step-dad. She loves to work on her computer and talk to friends. She now has three cats and two dogs. The newest edition to her family is her new Boston Terrier that she calls Baby Girl.
Maumee Bay Veterinary Hospital
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