Sara Thomas, DVM/Partner

Dr. Thomas received a degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University in 2001, and went on to get her veterinary degree in 2005 from Texas A&M University. Since March of 2005 she has been a valued member of the Preston Royal Animal Clinic team. She enjoys internal medicine cases and creating a life-long bond with her clients and patients.

She is married to her high school sweetheart Sam. Together they have 2 daughters. Dr. Thomas enjoys scrapbooking, camping, and spending time with her family.

Other members of the family include Fisher a yellow Labrador, a cat named Maya and fish named Mark.


 

Jeffrey M Young, DVM/Partner

Dr. Young was born in Richardson, Texas and lived the first eighteen years of his life in Fort Worth, Texas. After graduating from Fort Worth Country Day he went to Rhodes where he majored in International Business and Finance while teaching racing sailing and equitation in the summer in Maine. Until 2003, he worked as a financial analyst for an NYSE traded ski company. Afterward he returned to school at the University of Arkansas where he received a degree in Animal Science. In 2006 he began veterinary school at the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine graduating in 2010 with awards for orthopedic surgery and patient/client care. His first year out he practiced in an internal medicine and neurology clinic in Little Rock Arkansas under one of the founders of Veterinary Neurosurgery. Dr. Young has three pets, Bess and Porgy which are 2 year old Pug litter mates and Belle, a 21 year old beagle that looks and plays like a 6 year old dynamo! 


Anya Dziurzynski, DVM

Dr. Anya Dziurzynski grew up in a small New England town near Mystic, Connecticut. She earned her doctorate of veterinary medicine Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include preventative medicine, nephrology, pain management, soft tissue surgery, dermatology, and geriatric medicine.

“My favorite part of the day is when I get to teach our clients about the science and medicine for the pets they love,” Dr. Anya says. "Whether it's discussing the best preventative measures for the younger animals or reviewing options for pain management for their senior pet, I want my clients to walk out of the exam room happy, knowing they made an informed decision. And of course, all the puppy kisses and kitten snuggles help!" She is proud to be a Fear Free certified veterinarian, allowing her to care for pets in the most gentle and stress-free ways possible.

As a new Texas resident, she looks forward to exploring the city and all that it has to offer. In her spare time, she loves to travel, play board games, scrapbooking, photography, lacrosse, interior design, and spending time with her family. When she gets home she is greeted by her 2 dogs, Cooper and Dexter, and her cat, Maczek.


Lauren Panasevich, DVM

Dr. Lauren Panasevich is originally from a small, rural town in central Illinois. She studied Animal Sciences at the University of Illinois and then continued there for graduate school. In graduate school, she studied the effects of tomatoes and soy on cancer progression. She graduated in 2015 with a Ph.D in Nutritional Sciences and enrolled in veterinary school at the University of Missouri. While in veterinary school, she founded a student-run weight loss program for pets. The program was highly successful and fueled her passion for nutrition. She graduated magna cum laude from the University of Missouri’s College of Veterinary Medicine in May of 2019.

Dr. Panasevich’s passion is companion animal nutrition. She enjoys working with clients to manage their pet’s weight loss and unique nutritional needs by providing informed nutritional advice. She is also interested in preventative medicine and cardiology. Dr. Panasevich is Fear-Free certified.

In her free time, she enjoys running, cooking, shopping, and spending time with her husband, Matt, their white German shepherd, Roxy, and their Golden Retriever, Winnie. As a new transplant to Texas, she looks forward to exploring Dallas and the surrounding areas.


Bayley Fuller, DVM

Bio coming soon