Thomas McMichael, DVM — Chief of Staff
Dr. Thomas McMichael, our Chief of Staff, has been a licensed veterinarian for over 30 years at College Park Animal Hospital. He graduated from Ohio State University's College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979, after completing a Bachelors of Science in Zoology and Masters in Physiology. Dr. McMichael has a special interest in surgery, internal medicine, endoscopy, ultrasound and dentistry.
Dr. McMichael is married and has three children. He enjoys golfing, fishing, sports, and bee keeping.
Kim Beck, DVM, ABVP
Dr. Kim Beck has been treating patients at College Park Animal Hospital since 2005. She joined the practice shortly after moving to the area from Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Beck obtained a Bachelors degree in Environmental Science from Northwestern University before attending the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine. She is also a diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners.
She enjoys the challenges of pathology, dermatology, and internal medicine. On weekends Dr. Beck spends her time hiking, sewing, and eating sushi. She lives in Silver Spring with her son, husband, Greg, and beloved dog, Olive.
Elizabeth Berndt, DVM
Dr. Liz Berndt graduated from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana in May of 2012. She joined the College Park Animal Hospital team in June of 2012. Her special interests include ultrasonography, internal medicine, and animal behavior.
Outside of work, Dr. Berndt enjoys spending time with her husband and young son, along with their cat, Izzy, and their pet room full of various lizards and frogs. She especially enjoys hiking with family and friends, and finding different creatures and plants on walks.