Dr. McLean, Veterinarian, graduated from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. Prior to veterinary school she enjoyed attending Hiram College for her undergraduate degree and The Wesleyan University for a Masters degree. She has always wanted to be a veterinarian and has worked in veterinary clinics from the age of 14. She lives with her husband, Doug, and their sons, Pierce and Jensen. They also happily share their house with a Labradoodle named 'Kona', a rescue Great Dane named 'Orion' and a Maine Coon named 'Rembrandt', plus a tank of salt water fish. She enjoys spending time with her family in any way, but especially hiking and biking in the area parks.
Dr. Diesem graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1979. Dr. Diesem owned and practiced at the Loyal Oak Animal Clinic in Norton, Ohio for the majority of his career. Loyal Oak Animal Clinic was a Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital member clinic as well. Dr. Diesem has been practicing at Akron Animal Clinic since January of 2014. He and his wife raised two wonderful daughters (both now adult) and now enjoy being grandparents.
Amanda is very passionate about animals and has quite a variety at home. She has a dog, Bentley, three cats, Umbra, Nixon, and Roger, two guinea pigs, Killian and Onyx, and a toad named Koga. She likes to spend most of her free time hanging out with her boyfriend James and all of her pets at home. She enjoys reading, playing video games, and cross stitching. She’s been in the animal field for 2 years and enjoys it very much - and we enjoy having her at Akron Animal Clinic!
Allison graduated form Kent State with a degree in biology in 2017. Animals have always been a very important part of her life, so she knew she would love a career in this field. She has 3 wonderful cats named Stevie, Gypsy, and Myrtle and a spunky 4 pound chihuahua, Nugget. Allison has been with us since early 2018 and we love having her on the team.