Dr. Vivian Ramos, DVM

Founded on a devotion to serve God by serving His creatures, Advent Veterinary Services was established by Dr. Vivian Ramos in 2013. From her roots in California to her new home in Indiana, Dr. Ramos believes in serving others through the ministry of veterinary medicine.

Dr. Thomas Kilbane, DVM

A veterinarian with a special interest in the medicine, care, and surgery of dogs, cats, exotics, avian, wildlife, and zoo animals, Dr. Thomas Kilbane has been serving the Indiana-Illinois-Kentucky Tri-state area and beyond for more than 20 years. He will be continuing to offer his experience and passion for veterinary medicine with Advent Veterinary Services in the care of dogs, cats, reptiles, amphibians, fish, birds, invertebrates, small farm animals, rodents, rabbits, marsupials, ferrets, hedgehogs, and all wildlife and zoo animals.

Dr. Katherine K. Turpen, DVM

Dr. Turpen completed her DVM in 2016 at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Her passions include avian medicine and behavior medicine. She greatly values the human-animal bond and maintaining it while providing pets with the veterinary care that they need while decreasing their fear and anxiety. Dr. Turpen’s personal interests include knitting, animal training, reading, and dancing. She is currently the mother of an Australian shepherd, two cats, and two green cheek conures.


Meet the Staff


Julie W | Veterinary Assistant

Jan 27, 2014

Jess S | Veterinary Technician

April 10, 2015

Amber T | Manager

March 9, 2015

Beverly M | Veterinary Technician

February 2, 2015

Amanda G | Receptionist

July 2, 2015

Brittany H | Veterinary Technician

November 20, 2015

Mandy T | Manager

January 26, 2014

Theresa S | Receptionist

May 15, 2017

Karalyn J | Receptionist

Feb 7, 2018

Olivia B | RVT

May 4, 2018

Jessica N | Veterinary Technician

October 8, 2018

Jennifer B | Receptionist

May 21, 2018

Kristin B. | RVT

April 8, 2019

Ariana M. | Receptionist

June 17, 2019

Nicole B. | Veterinary Assistant

June 20, 2019

Ashley D. | Receptionist

August 26, 2019

Ashley W. | Veterinary Assistant

September 3, 2019

Madison R. | Receptionist

October 28, 2019

Stephani D. | Receptionist

June 3, 2019