Berwick Animal Clinic

At Berwick Animal Clinic, we understand that your pets are an important part of your life. Our highly trained staff will treat you and your pets with professionalism and courtesy while providing you with the very best veterinary care available. Our full-service practice offers a variety of services intended to promote your pet’s overall health and longevity. It is our privilege to care for you and your pets, so call today to learn about our services or schedule an appointment.
Puppy and Kitten Care
  • 3272 Refugee Rd.
  • Columbus, OH 43232
  • Phone: (614) 236-8549
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  • Mon - Thu: 8:00am - 7:00pm
  • Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - 12:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • Dr. Joe Bando

    Dr. Bando grew up in Westlake, Ohio.  He attended The Ohio State University for his undergraduate degree in 1997.  He graduated from The Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005.  Dr. Bando worked at a small animal practice where he learned advanced knowledge in medicine, soft tissue, and orthopedic surgical procedures.   He joined the Berwick Animal Clinic in January of 2012.

    Dr. Bando is married to his wife Devon who is also a veterinarian.  They have 2 dogs: A Bulldog named Hank and an English Mastiff named Lola.

    He looks forward to serving the patients and clients of Berwick animal clinic.
  • Dr. Lisa Kidd

    Dr. Kidd was born and raised in the "Bluegrass" of Kentucky.  She did her undergraduate work and played basketball for the University of Kentucky.  Upon graduation in 1979, Dr. Kidd was proud to serve our country in the United States Marine Corps.

    Dr. Kidd received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree cum laude from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine.  She joined Berwick Animal Clinic and shared ownership with its founder, Dr. Ronald Rohr, until his retirement in 2003 when she assumed total ownership of the practice.

    Dr. Kidd will remain on the Berwick Animal Team, but also plans to share the rest of her veterinary career with some mission work, some teaching, and her sailboat on Lake Erie.

    Dr. Kidd would like to take a moment to publicly thank her staff and ALL OF YOU for these 20 wonderful years as "your other family doctor."
  • Mike Gingras

    Mike started with us in May of 2014 as our full time receptionist.  He is a 22 year Air Force veteran who previously worked for Capital Area Humane Society in the Vet Department. And much like his wife, Mike regularly volunteers at animal shelters. He is currently volunteering at the Citizens for Humane Action (CHA) shelter in Westerville alongside working full time here.  Mike is currently in school pursuing a degree in the Veterinarian Technician field. 

    He and his wife Tammy own three Boxers, a pit bull, a Vizsla/Great Dane/Staff mix, five cats ( but only 19 legs) and three fish. He was a previous client of Dr. Bandos and followed him here to Berwick. He is now excited to be working with him to further help his eventual goal of becoming a RVT.
  • Michael Sgambellone

    Michael is our head tech and has been with Berwick since 2002, having been hired on after his graduation as a Registered Vet Tech from the Veterinarian Technology Program at CSCC . He is known to love to talk and will happily discuss in length anything you want to know about your pets, or his own.

    Michael has 1 white German Shepherd named Sable who is 13 years old and 4 cats affectionately named Kittie, Boo, Tater and Stinker. 

  • Jacqueline D Ewans

    Jackie is a graduate from CSCC Veterinarian Technology program, Class of 04. She joined the Berwick team in 2005 and has since perfected her teeth cleaning and dental radiography skills here. 

    Jackie has 1 dog, A 2 year old bull mastiff named Skye. She currently takes Skye to training at Petsmart for scent finding. 
  • Sierra See

    Sierra is our newest full time Registered Veterinarian Technician, she started here after her internship with us in April of 2012 after graduating from CSCC with her degree in Veterinarian Technology.   She later went and got licensed through the state for her degree. 

    As part of the program at CSCC she was able to do an internship up at OSU Veterinarian Hospital in Anesthesia, Large Animal, Radiography, Oncology/Blood bank, Food and Fiber animal and Equine medicines.

    Sierra lives with her two dogs, A 2 year old German Shepherd named Elizabeth and a 3 year old Pitt named Skye and her cat Tommy. 
  • Brittany Swanson

    Brittany has worked with us on and off since 2003.  She took a break when her son, Tatum was born. 

    Brittany has one son who is 8 years old, two dogs Seven the 5year old white German Shepherd and Jalepeno who is a 4 year old Chihuahua and her two cats, Wren and Finn.

  • Mary Hoffman

    Mary started here as a techincan with Dr. Rohr in 1991. She was here when Dr. Kidd bought the practice and only left for a period of time as her family grew to include two daughters. She came back to help during surgery hours and on the weekends.

    She has two dogs, one husky and one mutt. She is currently fostering Jed from Cause for Paws as well. She typically has one cat indoors but is always helping the strays that are near her house.

  • Joesph Guzman

    Joe is our full time Kennel Technician. While your animals are being boarded here he is the one who is feeding, medicating, cleaning and spending time with them in our kennel. He gets to know each one, and will happily let you know how their stay went when you come to pick them up.  

    Joe and Tracy have been married for 15 years and live together with their three cats and their one Husky/Pug mix Layla whom he rescued from one of the rescue groups we work with. 

  • Susan Levitan

    Sue is our part time receptionist who can often be found working the front desk in the mornings for a few days out of the week. Although only recently retired as a high school counselor, she has been with us since 2007.

    She has three dogs of her own, An 11 year old pekingese called Shaggy, 6 year old Chocolate the miniature pinscher, and Cannon the beagle hound who is 3 years old. However she does help with her daughters dogs Spike the pug and Unique the Pittbull. 
  • Sandy Berry

    Sandy has been a groomer for the past 25 years and works with us on Wednesdays and Fridays. Sandy started working here in 2004 where she worked for 3 years before taking a break to run her own kennel and then resumed working with us in June of 2013.  Sandy grooms all breeds of dogs and cats.

    She has 5 animals, a nine year old harlequin great dane, An 8 year old and 8 month old Chinese crested hairless, 14 year old shar-pei and a 6 month old mix breed with the names Jewels, Chance, Shayla, Piddle and Veda. 
  • Tammy Gingras

    Tammy is our volunteer that has been coming to help out on weekends and some odd days during the week since May of 2012.

    Originally from Los Angeles she moved to Ohio to work for Limited Brands in 1993. It wasn’t until 2002 that she started to volunteer at the shelter that she discovered her passion for Veterinary Medicine and Animal Rescue. She became an RVT to be a better volunteer to help the people and animals of our community. She work full time as a Business Analyst during the week and spends her weekends volunteering as an RVT here at Berwick and the Capital Area Humane Society.  


    She have three Boxers, Pitt Bull, and a Vizsla/Great Dane/Staff  mix, six cats and three fish. All of her dogs and cats have been adopted from a shelter or rescue.  She also have a love for Alpacas and volunteers on an Alpaca farm from time to time.

  • Tracy Guzman

    Tracy has been here since 2007. She was our full time Kennel Technician until she took some time off to deal with some health issues and her husband Joe came to take her place while she recovers. She plans on coming back when she feels better.