Dr. Lee Panko

Dr. Kristine Rockey-Millikin

   Dr. Hilary Kelley

Dr. Lee Panko

Dr. Lee Panko is the owner and senior veterinarian at Brenham Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Panko grew up in a large family on a farm in rural Nebraska. He received his B.S. in Animal Science from the University of Nebraska, and later attended Kansas State University for veterinary school. Dr. Panko received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2005 and began caring for all kinds of animals right away.

He truly loves the life of a mixed-animal practitioner, spending his days treating dogs, cats, cattle, and everything in between. His family is made up of his wife Michelle, his son Nicholas, daughter Marissa, son Luke, and two rescue dogs Lucky and Ranger. Dr. Panko is a member of the Washington County Rotary Club and attends St. Mary’s Catholic Church.

Dr. Kristine Rockey-Millikin

Dr. Kristine Rockey-Millikin graduated from Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010, following her undergraduate degree in Wildlife Management from Stephen F. Austin State University. Throughout her career she has been fortunate to travel extensively and work with everything from poison dart frogs to Elephants; but enjoys companion animal surgery, internal medicine, and pet pocket animal care the most.

While Dr. Rockey is originally from the Houston area; she, her husband Jeff, and daughter Gracyn have called Brenham home for many years. They reside on their small family farm on the outskirts of Brenham with their menagerie consisting of a herd of Dexter cattle, 2 donkeys, 3 mini horses, 2 quarter horses, 11 chickens, 8 dogs, and 2 cats. When not working, she enjoys traveling with her family, herding with their Corgi’s, and riding.

Dr. Hilary Kelley

Dr. Hilary Kelley is a mixed animal, associate veterinarian at Brenham Veterinary Hospital.  She received her B.S. in Animal Science at Texas State University in 2015. Then went on to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in St. Kitts and Nevis.  She spent her clinical year at Texas A&M and graduated with her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in May of 2020.

Dr. Kelley is originally from Houston, Texas. She recently moved to Brenham from the Texas Hill country, where her husband Kaleb works as a fire fighter. Together they have a golden retriever named Cooper. In their spare time they enjoy spending time outdoors with family and friends, and fellowshipping with their community.