Featured Practice

Featured Practice

  • Featured Practice: Morton Animal Hospital

    Name: Dr. Art Herm

    Year Degree Received: 1974

    Years at Current Location: 20

    Specialty/Type of Practice: Large and mainly small animal

    What are the biggest challenges/rewards of your practice?
    The biggest challenge, and the biggest reward, is in providing our clients with efficient, effective, and economical animal care.

    What are some of your favorite memories from your time as a DVM student at Illinois?
    Ambulatory and clinical duties.

    What lessons did you take away from your DVM education and how have they applied to your practice?
    All of the experiences shared by clinicians about their practice and their duties at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital. 

    Were you inovlved in any student clubs or organizations?  Which ones? 
    I had limited involvement in student organizations.  I spent most of my time working in the evenings at the large and small animal clinics.

    Are you currently involved with the University of Illinois?  Do you have a favorite fund to support?
    I refer clients to the large and small animal clinics.  I also support endocrine and immunological research.