NANCY DEROCHER, DVMOWNER
Dr. Nancy Derocher is our new Practice Owner since January 2017. Dr. Derocher is from a little French Canadian town near Miramichi in New Brunswick. She graduated from the Atlantic Veterinary Clinic in Prince Edward Island where she met her boyfriend, now husband, Halsy Derocher. They both live here in Greene with their two children, Valerie & Grant. Dr. Derocher specializes in small animal surgery. She also has a special interest in birds. She is very excited to take on this large responsibility of being the new owner of TVS. Since buying the practice, she has been trying to implement changes to better serve Turner and other surrounding communities and welcomes everyone's new ideas on how to improve our patient care.
CHRIS GERARDI, DVMAssociate VeterinarianDr. Gerardi grew up on Long Island, New York where her love for animals began at a young age while volunteering at her local shelter. After graduating from James Madison University in Virginia, she completed the Doctor of Veterinary Medicine program at St. George’s University in Grenada. Since becoming a DVM, Dr. Gerardi has developed a passion for small animal medicine with a strong interest in oncology and nephrology. In her spare time she loves watching sports and spending time outdoors with her two adorable dogs, Guinness and Preston. She is very active with rescue groups and will often have a foster dog to keep her pups company at her home. Dr Gerardi is excited about exploring Maine, and you might also find her enjoying live music and the local food scene.
ERIN BARKER, DVMAssociate VeterinarianDr. Erin Barker graduated from the University of Maine in 2007 with a B.S. in Marine Sciences. She obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Tufts University in 2011. After completing a 1 year internship in equine medicine and surgery in Virginia. Dr. Barker returned to her home state of Maine to continue her veterinary career. She has completed an acupuncture course at the Chi Institute in Florida, and she has special interests in surgery and preventative medicine. In her free time, Dr. Barker plays as much volleyball as she can, and enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and pets (3 dogs, 3 cats, and a horse). She is also a passionate fan of New England sports teams, especially the Patriots!
CLAIRE MORISSETTE, VMDAssociate Veterinarian
Dr. Claire Morissette Girardin (goes by Dr. Morissette) grew up in Auburn, Maine with a dream of becoming a small animal veterinarian. She received her Bachelor degree in Animal Science from the University of Maine in Orono. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. She is excited to be returning to the Turner area. Dr. Morissette lives in Auburn with her husband John and their two children; Grace and Noah. Her family includes two fun-loving dogs; Obi-Wan and Luke, and four cats; Mabel, Rusty, Gizmo and Gadget. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and loves being outdoors, especially at the ocean.