Doctors & Staff

Dr BeereMark W. Beere, VMD

Dr. Beere is originally from Ford City, PA. He attended Pennsylvania State University and earned a bachelor’s degree in animal science in 1977, then his VMD degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1981. He joined Drs. Lash and Durkac after graduation in the practice where he spent time as a student. He started in mixed animal practice, but currently only sees small animal patients. He is interested in general medicine and surgery, and the business of veterinary medicine. Dr. Beere has been very active in the community through the years, participating in the Jaycees, Fort Armstrong Folk Festival, and 4-H Cooperative Extension. He is presently chairman of the Miss Pennsylvania Scholarship Organization, part of the national non-profit Miss America Organization. He also enjoys Penguins hockey, and boating on the Allegheny River. He lives on a small farm near Ford City.




BABeth Allaman, VMD

Dr. Beth Allaman grew up in the Gibsonia area.  After receiving her bachelor’s degree in Animal Bioscience from Pennsylvania State University, she attended the University of Pennsylvania for her VMD degree.  Dr. Allaman practiced at a mixed animal clinic in western Wisconsin for 6 years before returning home to join Kittanning Veterinary Hospital/Veterinary Clinic of Indiana in November 2013.  She  is a mixed animal practitioner, seeing both large and small animal patients.  She has an interest in dairy and small ruminant medicine. Dr. Allaman lives in the Sarver area with her Sheltie, Tula, and her cat, Skippy.  She enjoys training and competing in dog agility with Tula, baking and cooking, and collecting nail polish.


IMG_0163Parastu Gefert, DVM

Dr. Gefert received her Master’s degree in Biology from Chatham University in Pittsburgh and earned her DVM degree at the Michigan State University in May 2015. Her special interest is to make sure that animals and humans share the same world by ensuring the bond between them remains strong and healthy. Dr. Gefert lives in Karns City area with her husband and 2 daughters. She keeps busy shuttling her girls between dance and their other activities.




Dr. Katie Roberts

Dr. Roberts attended Geneva College in Beaver Falls where she got her Bachelor’s degree in biology and chemistry. She graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2016. Dr. Roberts was raised on a farm in Beaver Falls where her family raises Nubian dairy goats. When not working on the farm, she enjoys rock climbing and paddle boarding.   She will be seeing large and small animal patients, with a special interest in small ruminant medicine.



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Techs Megan and Nikki

Megan & Nikki

Asst JereAnn and Ashleigh

JereAnn  and Ashleigh