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meet the team

We hire only the best and most experienced employees to become a part of our team here at Veterinary Medical Center in Slidell, LA.

Providng exemplary care

Our Team

We are extremely proud of our dedicated team. We hire only the best and most experienced employees to become a part of our team at Veterinary Medical Center. Our team is filled with highly dedicated animal lovers who are well trained at their jobs. They will do anything possible for their patients and the owners who love them.

Learning and education are very important here at Veterinary Medical Center. We strive to have a state-of-the-art hospital with a staff trained in the latest medical advances. Our patients deserve the very best veterinary care.

Basically, our team is full of animal lovers. They make it a goal to treat each patient like their own. They give each patient plenty of love and attention. They are prepared to discuss preventative medicine so that every pet can stay as healthy as possible. They will also do everything that they can to make a sick pet feel better as soon as possible.

If you would like to speak to someone on our team, don’t hesitate to contact us today at (985) 847-0591.

DR. Jeff Perret


Jeff Perret was born and raised a city boy in New Orleans. After deciding to pursue a career in veterinary medicine in his teens, he attended the University of New Orleans, graduating in 1982 with a Bachelor of Sciences degree in biology. Four years later, he received his DVM degree from the LSU School of Veterinary Medicine, where he was lucky enough to serve for 2 years as the student caretaker for LSU’s live tiger mascots Mike IV and Mike V. After stints in private practice in Las Vegas, New Orleans, and Mandeville, LA. Dr. Perret purchased Veterinary Medical Center in Slidell in 1997. He has been married for 34 years and has 4 grown children. His practice is limited to dogs and cats, with a special interest in surgery.

Erin Marquez

Practice Manager – Technician

Melissa Kurarcar

Kennel Tech

Stephanie Nikolas

Receptionist – Technician

Melissa Welsh

Kennel Tech