Our Referring Vets
La Crosse Veterinary Clinic has two referral veterinarians who come to our practice to perform complex surgical procedures and diagnostic services. To request an appointment with one of our referring veterinarians, call us at (608) 781-3466.
Rita Miller, DVM, MS, Diplomat ACVIM
Dr. Miller is a graduate of the University of Minnesota’s College of Veterinary Medicine. She later interned in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Guelph in Canada, and earned her master’s degree from Ohio State University. She is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Her areas of specialty here at La Crosse Veterinary Clinic include ultrasounds and echocardiography. She serves as a veterinary consultant, offering a wealth of knowledge, experience, and compassion, and lends her expertise as an assistant clinical specialist in small animal medicine at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. She also performs consultations as a telemedicine specialist for Idexx.
Steven Timm, DVM
Dr. Timm graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine after following his passions in wildlife, biology, and the outdoors. As one of our referring veterinarians, he performs complex surgical procedures, including orthopedic repairs. He has special interests in emergency and critical care as well as emergency surgery. Since 2002, he has focused his career on providing mobile surgical support services to small animal clinics in the southwestern Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota area. He especially enjoys the diversity of new people, animals and their owners, and the challenge of a new facility every day. Dr. Timm has acquired a vast amount of veterinary wildlife experience as a consultant. His hobbies include motorcycle and auto mechanics, construction, and cabinetry.