The team at Lincoln Animal Hospital is comprised of highly trained and experienced animal health professionals who have a genuine love for working with pets. Our staff treats every patient with the highest quality of medical care as well as a gentle touch.


Dr. Phillip L. Gillen

Veterinarian, DVM

A graduate of the University of Illinois Veterinary College in 1980, Dr. Gillen has always had pets in his family. They now have two dogs, Ripley and Elsa, and a cat, Horatio at home. Dr. Gillen also claims the two resident office cats you can find wandering the halls of the hospital, Gabriel and Winnie. He is a member of the AVMA and Illinois VMA. His areas of interest include: Dermatology, Advanced Dentistry, Endocrinology, Ophthalmology, and Orthopedic Surgery in dogs and cats.


Dr. Jennifer Miller-Jones


Jennifer is a U of I graduate of class 2002 and has been in practice for over 13 years. She and her husband have 5 children, 5 dogs and 1 cat. Dr. Miller-Jones is excited to practice in Lincoln and we’re confident our clients will like her as much as we do!


kimberly-mOffice Manager

Kimberly M.

Office Manager

Kim joined LAH in June of 1999. Originally a technician for the hospital, she currently handles all of the front office duties and scheduling. While at home, Kim enjoys baking for her husband and son. She is the proud owner of two boxers, Spike and Dempsy along with 3 cats; Sebastian, Felix, and Scarlett.


Debbie V.

Veterinary Assistant/
Kennel Manager

Debbie has been a technician for LAH since the winter of 2008. Her expertise in the human medical field often comes in handy around the hospital. Debbie spends her energy keeping up with her son and cat Mister Botie.


Matthew V.

Veterinarian Assistant

Matt is our go to person. He helps in all medical assistant capacities. He has a dog Joey he helped save from Parvovirus infection. His long term plans are pursuing a career in human medicine.


Katy Reynolds

Veterinarian Assistant

Katy received a degree in Psychology in 2013 from Augustana College. After spending a few years working for the state, she decided working with animals was her life’s passion and decided to pursue a Certified Veterinary Assistant. A lifelong animal lover and owner, Katy currently has three pets: Annie, Bruno and Chester.


Courtney Reed

Veterinarian Assistant

My name is Courtney Reed I have been working in the veterinary field for 10 years now. On my days off I enjoy spending time with my husband and kids and of course our pets! We have 3 dogs, two corgis named aspen and kenai and our crazy yellow lab willow , one cat named oreo that was a rescue and a rabbit named penny!