Meet the Veterinarians

Dr. Brett Bingham

Dr. Brett Bingham

Dr. Bingham joined Intermountain Pet Hospital's veterinary team in 2001. His path to Intermountain began on his father's dairy farm in the small town of Gooding, ID, where he developed a love of working with animals. He wrestled in college at Ricks College (now BYU-Idaho) and Boise State University where he received All-American Honors and graduated with his Bachelor's degree in Science. He received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude in 2000. His area of medical interest includes diagnostic endoscopy, laparoscopy, ultrasound, dentistry, and reproduction.

Dr. Bingham firmly believes that the bond between pets and people fosters healthy and happy living. He finds great satisfaction in enriching the lives of those in the community by providing exceptional medical and surgical services to all his patients. His home life includes his wonderful family--his wife, five children, dog Milo, and two cats. Whether he's at home or work, he stays busy. His favorite hobbies are cruising around on his motorcycle with his five brothers, skiing (water or snow), mountain biking, running, and working on his mini-farm located in the beautiful Treasure Valley.

Dr Chad Hunt

Dr. Chad Hunt

Dr. Hunt received his D.V.M. from Washington State University in 2008. To pursue his love of high-quality medicine, he completed an internship under the tutelage of boarded specialists in the areas of surgery, internal medicine, dermatology, ophthalmology, cardiology and canine rehabilitation at WestVet Animal Emergency and Specialty Center.

In 2012, Dr. Hunt decided to pursue advanced training and certification in canine physical therapy and rehabilitation from The Canine Rehabilitation Institute. He joined the Intermountain Pet Hospital team in 2013. He enjoys improving the human-animal bond through rehabilitation services with our clients and patients. His other interests include ophthalmology, internal medicine, minimally invasive surgery, and general medicine.

Originally from Boise, Dr. Hunt shares his life with his wife Julie (also a veterinarian), two beautiful daughters and one handsome son. He also has two pets, Darwin's Dodo the dog and Cleo "Smitten" the cat. When Dr. Hunt has free time, he likes to fish, run, and ski-out in Idaho's great outdoors.

Dr Alicia Konsella

Dr. Alicia Konsella

Dr. Konsella has a B.A. from Cornell College and her D.V.M. from Iowa State University.

She grew up in rural Illinois and has lived and practiced in Idaho for 20 years. She has a special love for ferrets but enjoys helping dogs, cats, birds, reptiles, and all the other small, furry pets. She is a member of the Association of Exotic Mammal Vets, the Association of Avian Vets, and the American Ferret Association.

Her family is currently owned by two crazy cats and two sweet ferrets. She is also especially fond of both vintage music and vintage-style dancing.

In 2021, Dr. Konsella a member of the Association of Reptile & Amphibian Veterinarians.

Dr. WunzDr. Nancy Wunz

Dr. Wunz, a transplant to Idaho, originally hails from Pennsylvania. After obtaining her Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, she attended The Ohio State University completing her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2000.

Following veterinary school, Dr. Wunz did a small animal internship at Oradell Animal Hospital in New Jersey. For the next 3 years, she practiced small animal medicine in Colorado, then returned to Pennsylvania until finally deciding to settle west in 2018 to practice progressive, quality medicine with the Intermountain Pet Hospital team.

Dr. Wunz is most interested in preventive, internal, and exotic (especially guinea pigs and rabbits) animal medicine. She brought her husband, 2 kiddos, and 1 rescued cat to enjoy the friendly people and beautiful climate of the Treasure Valley where they plan to hike, bike, ski, and raft at every opportunity.

Dr Stephanie ScottDr. Stephanie Scott

Dr. Stephanie Scott is a native Oregonian who moved to Idaho in 2019 to enjoy a drier outdoor lifestyle. She lives here with her husband, daughter, and their four-legged familiars.

Prior to veterinary medicine, Dr. Scott received two undergraduate degrees; the first was a BS in Biology from Oregon State University with two minors, and her second was a BS in Nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University. She worked as a registered nurse for some time before pursuing her true love of veterinary medicine. Her pursuit led her to earn her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Oregon State University in 2013. Since that time, she has worked in Oregon and Arizona as a general practitioner in several clinics and has now found a home at Intermountain Pet Hospital.

From the time she was young, Dr. Scott felt a special connection with animals of all shapes and sizes. This amazing human-animal bond continues to intrigue and drives her to provide the best care she can for our furry family members. She loves geriatric and hospice care and enjoys making our pets' golden years as comfortable and full of life as possible. She also enjoys wound management and is always amazed at how the body can heal.

As of October 2021, Dr. Scott has been certified in Veterinary Medical Acupuncture and can now provide acupuncture services to dogs, cats, and other small animals like ferrets and rabbits.

Dr. Hadley Dr. Sarah Hadley

Dr. Sarah Hadley joined the Intermountain team in December of 2019. She was born in Seattle but grew up not too far from Meridian in the Wood River Valley. Her love of animals started young, as she spent her childhood with dogs, cats, a pony, and various fish and salamanders. She got her undergraduate degree in Studio Art (with a generous share of science classes) at Scripps College in Claremont, California. She went to veterinary school at Colorado State University in Fort Collins, graduating in 2004 with a focus on small animals. She has worked in private practice in Arizona, Sun Valley, Boise, and Meridian.

Dr. Hadley has lived in Boise since 2006. She is interested in wellness care and the human-animal bond; she enjoys getting to know people and their pets and building relationships with them. In her time off, she can be found reading, watching movies (the geekier, the better), and walking her beautiful Border Collie, Lucy.

Dr Katie ThroneDr. Katie Throne

Dr. Throne is a native of the Treasure Valley.  She obtained her B.S. in Biology with a business minor from Boise State University and completed her DVM at Washington State University in 2011. Following the completion of veterinary school, she moved to Northern California to complete a one-year small animal medicine and surgery internship at the VCA Sacramento Veterinary Referral Center. She then worked at a small animal general practice in the area for 6 years before returning to Idaho.

Dr. Throne enjoys internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, and preventive care. She is happy to have the opportunity to practice high-quality medicine at Intermountain Pet Hospital.

She has one small mixed-breed dog (likely Yorkie/Maltese) and four guinea pigs. Her time is otherwise occupied by two rambunctious boys. In her free time, she enjoys traveling.

Dr Steven BeilDr. Steven Beil

Dr. Beil joined Intermountain Pet Hospital in January of 2021. He grew up just outside Chicago, Illinois, and earned his BS at Carroll University in Waukesha, Wisconsin. After completing his undergraduate degree, he traveled to Scotland, and in 2015 he completed his veterinary degree at The University of Glasgow School of Veterinary Medicine and Surgery. He then returned home with his soon-to-be wife Mary (also a veterinarian), moving back to her hometown in East Texas.

After spending the last 5 years working with small animals in a first opinion practice, he and his wife packed their things and headed to Boise in search of new adventures. Although change can be uncomfortable, he enjoys taking on the challenges that life presents, both in the clinic and his personal life. Over the past 5 years, he has found dentistry, internal medicine, and surgery to be his areas of interest. He has always strived to achieve the best care and quality of life for all his patients and clients.

He and his wife share their home with Stormy, the cat, and Stu, the dog. During his free time, Dr. Beil loves to bike, hike, camp, etc. He and his wife cannot wait to explore all that living here has to offer!

Dr Trisha RomanoskyDr. Trisha Romanosky

Dr. Trisha Romanosky is a native of Kent, Washington, where she became a veterinary assistant at just 19 years old and spent the next 7 years working with pets. During her time as a veterinary assistant, she worked in general practice, oncology, dentistry, and even got to assist with a root canal procedure on a jaguar from the local zoo!

Dr. Romanosky received her undergraduate degree from the University of Washington. While still a die-hard Husky fan, she went to Washington State University for her Doctrine of Veterinary Medicine.

Once graduated, Dr. Romanosky moved to Idaho and joined the IPH team. She is excited about exploring everything that the great state of Idaho has to offer and has already noticed that everyone here is so friendly. Dr. Romanosky has a special interest in dentistry, preventative medicine, and geriatric feline health and is looking forward to expanding her surgical and ultrasound skills.

DrKimbel-FF2021Dr. Ashley Kimbel

Dr. Ashley Kimbel grew up in Portland Oregon, the city of roses and rain. She received her undergraduate degree from Portland State University in Biochemistry. Dr. Kimbel then went on to Oregon State University to receive her Doctrine of Veterinary Medicine.

After graduation, Dr. Kimbel moved to Boise for an internship in medicine and surgery at West Vet. She did predominantly ER medicine which taught her to think quickly on her feet. However, Dr. Kimbel knew that her passion was with a general practice hospital where she could follow her patients through life and celebrate each small victory like they are all a part of her family. Dr. Kimbel then transferred to the family at Intermountain Pet Hospital.

Dr. Kimbel is owned by a cat named "Kitty" and a yellow lab named Danny. Kitty acts like she hates her younger brother but secretly she believes she is teaching him invaluable life lessons, like communication through body language. In her spare time, she likes to try new things and has discovered she enjoys studying the art of growing an underwater garden and aquascaping.

DrAnaWillisFFDr. Ana-Maria Willis

Dr. Ana-Maria Willis was born in Romania, in a beautiful Transylvanian city named Brasov, in close proximity to Dracula's Castle (Bran Castle). In 2007, she attended a business school and graduated from the Faculty of Commerce, Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest.  Once she discovered her love of veterinary medicine, she attended the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Romania and went through the ECFVG program in 2015 to become a licensed veterinarian in the United States.

When Dr. Willis is helping pets, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son.  She also likes to hike, cook, read, and riding her side by side through all of the beautiful terrains of Idaho. 

DrLauraEastonFFDr. Laura Easton

Dr. Easton was born and raised in Northwest Washington. Although she enjoyed growing up amongst the mountains and trees, a sunnier life was calling. In 2006 she moved to the Boise area to enjoy the fun and friendly environment of the Treasure Valley.

Dr. Easton attended Boise State University where she received her undergraduate degree in Biology while working part-time as a Veterinary Technician. She then attended Washington State University where she earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. After graduation, Dr. Easton relocated back to the Treasure Valley and joined the IPH team. She enjoys practicing high-quality medicine while developing and building long-lasting relationships with her clients and their pets. She also has a special interest in oncology.

Over the years, Dr. Easton has traveled to help people and animals alike. In 2014 and 2015 she traveled to Haiti with her family to assist in bringing medical care to the Haitian people. She visited Indonesia in 2018, where she released sea turtles back into the wild. In 2019 on a trip to South Africa, she witnessed the effects of rhino poaching and the resulting aftercare of orphaned rhinos.

In her free time, Dr. Easton enjoys hiking and boating with her husband and three adult children. Dr. Easton and her husband share their home with their Dogue de Bordeaux Agnes and Bullmastiff Tilda.

DrBriannaBoersmaFFDr. Brianna Boersma

Dr. Brianna Boersma was born and raised in San Diego. She grew up on a small farm, participated in 4H, and volunteered her free time at an animal clinic in town. After high school, Dr. Boersma attended Cal Poly Pomona, where she received a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science. While in college, she worked at Arabian horse stables. After getting her undergraduate degree, Dr. Boersma went on to Western University of Health Sciences, where she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. 

So they could be closer to family, Dr. Boersma, her husband Jeff, and their goofy hound dog Whiskey moved to Nampa. Jeff is an ICU nurse who is also working in the area. 

Dr. Boersma and her family are excited to be able to enjoy their many outdoor interests like kayaking, hiking, fishing, and camping.

She looks forward to working in general practice where she can enjoy the connections with patients and their families while providing preventative medicine.

Dr. Boersma has a special interest in emergency medicine and surgery. 

DrCarolynCunninghamFFDr. Caroline Cunningham

Dr. Caroline Cunningham grew up outside of Charlotte, North Carolina. During her undergraduate studies, her family moved to McKinney, Texas. She received her Bachelor of Chemistry from the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University.

She has always wanted to be a veterinarian and now is living the dream at Intermountain Pet Hospital. Her special interests include dermatology, internal medicine, and soft tissue surgery. She is excited to learn more about ultrasound, dentistry, and reproduction.

Dr. Cunningham and her boyfriend, Christopher (also a veterinarian), recently moved to the Boise area and are excited to explore everything this beautiful state has to offer. Her hobbies include reading, painting, aquascaping, gardening, running, and hiking. They currently have one cat named Marky and a black lab named Starla.

DrLorenNormandeauFFDr. Loren Normandeau

Dr. Loren Normandeau grew up on a 40-acre horse ranch in Southern Arizona. While living in Arizona, Dr. Normandeau enjoyed competing in horses semi-professionally in 3-day eventing and dressage. It was experiences gained while competing horses that first ignited an interest in veterinary medicine.

After completing an undergraduate degree in Veterinary Science from the University of Arizona, Dr. Normandeau moved to Pullman, Washington, to attend Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine. While living in the Palouse, he fell in love with Idaho's forests, mountains, rivers, and streams. He graduated from WSU in 2017, and there was little doubt that Idaho was where he wanted to call home. He has lived in the Gem state ever since.

Dr. Normandeau is passionate about all things surgical but specializes in orthopedics and minimally invasive surgical techniques.

When away from the clinic, Dr. Normandeau enjoys exploring the great outdoors, hiking, fly fishing, camping, or just tinkering around his workshop.

DrGunthnerFFDr. Emily Guenthner

Growing up, Dr. Emily Guenthner always knew she wanted to be a veterinarian.  She said medicine is like a puzzle, with so much variety in the profession, and she always wanted to be a voice for the voiceless. And, of course, she loves animals.

Dr. Guenthner is a proud Idaho native. After getting her undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri, she took a big leap to attend Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the island of St. Kitts and Nevis, which is south of the British Virgin Islands. She graduated in 2018.

Dr. Guenthner then came back to the mainland and did a clinical year at the University of Missouri. Then off to Oklahoma State University for a small animal rotating internship. She then moved to Texas, where she did a surgical internship at Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center. From Texas, Dr. Guenthner moved to California for about a year, working at a general practice clinic before returning to Idaho to be with her family.

When Dr. Guenthner isn't working, she likes to read manga, build legos, snuggle with her fat cat, and ride her bike when Idaho weather permits. 

Her fur babies include Leonard, a retired blood donor greyhound from Missouri, Dancer, a retired racing greyhound from Dallas, and Libby, my domestic short-haired cat.

Dr-Holcombe-FFDr. Christopher Holcombe

Dr. Christopher Holcombe grew up on a family farm in a small town near San Antonio, Texas. Before joining the veterinary field, Dr. Holcombe attended Baylor University in Waco, TX, where he received a bachelor's degree in linguistics and psychology and got a legal researcher job at the Texas Senate in Austin, TX. Dr. Holcombe quickly decided a legal profession was not in his future, and he began working as a technician at a mixed animal clinic in his hometown while preparing for veterinary school. 

Dr. Holcombe earned his doctorate of veterinary medicine from Texas A&M University and moved to Idaho with his fiance--who you may already know as Dr. Caroline Cunningham--to begin practicing as a mixed animal veterinarian in rural Oregon. Dr. Holcombe has a passion for emergency medicine, feline medicine, and soft tissue surgery. He is excited to be joining the Intermountain Pet Hospital team to pursue these interests. 

Dr. Holcombe and his fiance have a dog named Starla and two cats named Marky and Stringbean. In his free time, Dr. Holcombe enjoys practicing Brazilian jiu-jitsu, playing board games, reading, and exploring the beautiful landscapes in Idaho and Oregon!

Dr Mikaela LinchDr. Mikaela Linch

Dr. Mikaela Linch received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Colorado State University in 2023. She was born and raised in Colorado but moved to Idaho with her husband to be closer to their family. Prior to veterinary school, she graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Colorado State University in 2017. Dr. Linch then worked as a veterinary assistant at a small animal general practice for two years.

Dr. Linch is so grateful to have achieved her lifelong dream of becoming a veterinarian and to be able to help maintain the human-animal bond. She has special interests in surgery, oncology, preventative medicine, and dentistry. Dr. Linch has a mixed-breed dog named Kelso, who loves to swim and go for walks. In her spare time, she enjoys going hiking and mountain biking with her husband.

Dr. Toby BinghamDr. Toby Bingham (Dr.Toby)

Dr. Toby has recently joined the amazing Team at Intermountain Pet Hospital. He has been actively involved in his human Chiropractic practice since 1999 and is now joining his brother, Dr. Brett Bingham in not only helping to change people's lives but now animals too. He currently operates two successful practices (Boise and Meridian) and has loved serving his patients over the past 18 years and he will continue to serve them.

He received his Doctorate of Chiropractic from Western States Chiropractic College in Oct 1998. His focus has always been on family health and loves all his patients. He has been certified in Webster Technique, Integrator, Diversified, and Activator methods. He has always believed that you are “Healthy by Choice, Not by Chance”.

Dr. Toby is a very active individual and ALWAYS seems to have a smile on his face. “Never a bad day” kind of attitude! He loves to cycle, swim, and run. He has picked up doing Triathlons as of 2011 and has a few Ironman races under his belt. He loves the outdoors and spending time on the water with his family and friends. He has a very supportive family of 3 kids and an amazing wife. They spend as much time together as possible. If you can’t find Dr. Toby around anywhere, there is a very good chance he is on his bike somewhere riding country roads. He has a Labradoodle, Ted, and a cat, Ellie, who are important parts of his family.

Dr. Toby is passionate. He LOVES his job. He loves to serve and he can’t wait to serve his new clients and patients at Intermountain Pet Hospital.