Our Veterinarians

Dr. Paul Prose


Dr. Paul Prose, pictured with Julio, received his undergraduate degree from McPherson College. He went to The Ohio State University College to receive his doctorate in veterinary medicine. He lived and practiced in Pueblo, CO before returning to McPherson in 2010 & becoming the owner of McPherson Veterinary Clinic in 2015. In addition to being licensed to practice veterinary medicine in Kansas, he is also accredited by the USDA. He is a member of both the American Veterinary Medical Association and American Association of Bovine Practitioners. His special interests include companion animal medicine, stem cell therapy, dentistry, and dermatology. Dr. Prose also enjoys working as an equine and bovine practitioner.

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Dr Bertil Ledell


Dr. Bert Ledell, pictured with Bruno, was born and raised on a farm just north of McPherson. He went to K-State college of Veterinary Medicine where he received both his undergraduate and veterinary degrees. Dr. Ledell is a USDA accredited veterinarian. He is a member of both the American Veterinary Medical Association and Kansas Veterinary Medical Association. He practiced in Illinois for 6 years before returning to Kansas. He owned McPherson Veterinary Clinic from 1982 to 2014. His special interests include feline medicine, radiology, internal medicine, and herd health managment.

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Dr. Elyse Rottinghaus


Dr. Elyse (Pachta) Rottinghaus, pictured with Catniss, grew up in Wamego, KS and received her undergraduate degree from Newman University in Wichita, KS. She then attended Veterinary School at Kansas State University where she received her DVM. Dr. Rottinghaus is a USDA accredited veterinarian and a member of both the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Kansas Veterinary Medical Association. Her special interests include, but are not limited to, companion animal medicine, feline internal medicine, surgery, large animal medicine, and equine health. Dr. Rottinghaus enjoys working with a variety of species as a mixed animal practitioner.

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