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26947 Interstate 45 N,
Spring,TX 77380

Veterinary Care Center

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Serving The Woodlands Since 1973

For almost 50 years, clients have relied on Veterinary Medical Center of the Woodlands for preventive veterinary care, general and urgent health care, dental care, and surgery for their dogs, cats, and exotic pets in The Woodlands and Spring, Texas. Continue below for more information on our exceptional veterinary care center.

Our Dedicated Team

Six experienced doctors and support team to care for your pets.

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Our Service Offering

A wide range of veterinary care for every stage of your pet’s life.

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Since 1973, Veterinary Medical Center of the Woodlands has assembled a veterinary care team dedicated to providing expert medical care and valuing client relationships.

About Us

Committed to Community

Veterinary Medical Center of the Woodlands is committed to providing the highest-quality care to our clients. We have been accredited by the American Animal Hospital Association and we have several team members who are Fear Free certified. We also give back within our community through Operation Pets Alive and Ani-meals.

Our Services

Emergency & Urgent Care

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Medical Board & Groom

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Exotic Pet Care

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Dr. Lynnette Bihl

Dr. Bihl started her veterinary career with us in 1992. In 2000, she was promoted to Medical Director where she oversees the entire veterinarian medical team. She earned her DVM degree with honors, from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine. She also holds a BA in Biochemistry, with honors from The University of Texas at Austin. She shares her home with her husband of many years and is a proud mother to a wonderful daughter, several cats, a rabbit, and fish. In her free time, she enjoys traveling to fun and exotic places with her family.

Dr. Neal M. Bernstein

Dr. Bernstein has been on staff at our hospital since 1998. He Graduated from Purdue in 1980 and received the Senior Award for outstanding small animal surgery & medicine 1980.

Dr. Sarah Goodyear

Dr. Goodyear practices small animal medicine and surgery with a strong interest in reptile and small mammal exotics. She received her Bachelors of Animal Science in 1995 and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. She’s been practicing at our hospital and living in the Houston area with her husband, dogs, horses, ferrets, and hedgehogs since 2002. Also an avid equestrian, she regularly competes her two horses, in the sport of Three-Day Eventing. Other hobbies include contra dancing and scrapbooking.

Professional Memberships:

The American Veterinary Medical Association
The Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians
The Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians
The American Animal Hospital Association

Dr. Ash Mills

Dr. Mills is a Texas A & M graduate, earning his veterinary degree in May 2014.  Later that month, he joined our staff to practice small animal & exotic medicine and surgery.  His professional interests include neurology, dermatology, and internal medicine with special interest in renal disease.

Professional Memberships:

American Veterinary Medical Association
Texas Veterinary Medical Association

Dr. Lori Seelhoff

Dr. Lori Seelhoff grew up in Houston and graduated from The Kinkaid School in 1988. She attended Texas A&M University (Class of 1992 WHOOP!) where she was a proud member of the Parsons Mounted Cavalry, a specialty unit of the Corps of Cadets.

She graduated from Texas A&M Veterinary College in 1996, then moved to Central Florida where she worked in small animal practice for 18 years. She moved back to Houston in 2014 to be closer to family, friends, and Aggieland and joined the Nottingham team in January 2018.

Dr. Seelhoff’s professional interests include feline medicine, emergency medicine, soft tissue surgery, and animal welfare/rescue. Outside of the clinic, she is actively involved in Friends for Life Animal Rescue (a no-kill shelter in Houston), the Girl Scouts of San Jacinto equestrian program SPURS, the Houston Choral Society, and St. Bartholomew Catholic Church in Katy and is a member of the Secular Franciscan Order.

She has several “children”, all of which are canine or feline, as well as a rotating population of foster pets. Among her kids are “Moo”, a dachshund mix, “Sully”, a shepherd mix, and “Holly”, a tortie cat, all of whom were “bottle babies.” They all keep her busy and remind her of how blessed she is to be able to work with pets and their people


Michelle is our Sales Supervisor and Inventory Manager.  She has been a veterinary technician for 20 years, 17 of those years have been with our hospital.  She has a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Sam Houston State University.  Michelle is a dedicated mom to three beautiful daughters, 4 Pembroke Welsh Corgis, 1 Pomeranian, 4 horses, 2 goats, 2 cats, and a ton of Californian rabbits (which are bred and raised for the county fair).  She is also an adult leader in the Montgomery County 4-H Horsemanship Club and shows her dogs in AKC Rally, Obedience, and herding events.