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Meet Our Veterinary Team!

Dr. Ronald Busack

Dr. Ronald Busack majored in microbiology and is a 1981 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated Cum Laude from his class and has been practicing medicine for over 27 years. Dr. Busack is a member of the Society of Phi Zeta which is a veterinary honor society. He is certified through the US Department of Agriculture as an animal health inspector. He is a member of the American Veterinary Dental Society, the Parma Chamber of Commerce, and The Great Lakes Search and Rescue Society Board of Advisors. Dr. Busack’s special interests are veterinary dentistry and Internal Medicine. He is a 20 year member of the Parma Area Chamber of Commerce. He and his wife have 2 cairn terriers, Dexter and Lexi, who keep them quite busy. He enjoys golfing, Ohio State sports, and mentoring young people interested in veterinary medicine.

Dr. Alystia Walker-Thomas

Dr. Alystia Walker received her Bachelor's degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. She later received her Master's of Veterinary Science with an emphasis in Poultry Science at Tuskegee University with honors. She continued her education and graduated Cum Laude from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Walker is also accredited by the USDA as an animal health inspector. She is also a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Her special interests include internal medicine, ultrasound, and surgery. During her leisure time she likes to roller skate, bowl, travel and enjoy life!!

Dr. Debra Wigal

Dr. Debra Wigal is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She graduated Cum Laude from her class and has been practicing medicine for over 20 years. Dr. Wigal breeds both champion Newfoundlands and Beagles. She is a member of the Newfoundland and Beagle Clubs of America and volunteers her time and services to the Newfoundland Rescue. Dr. Wigal is actively involved in training show judges to recognize quality newfoundlands through educational seminars. Her special interests include general medicine and surgery. She also has interests in animal agility, water rescue, drafting, and obedience. Dr. Wigal presently has 6 beagles and 8 newfoundlands.

Dr. Mitzy Laubli

Dr. Mitzy Laubli is a 2020 graduate of the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. A native of Houston, Texas, she earned a B.S. in Biomedical Sciences and an International Certificate in Cultural Competency and Communication in Spanish at Texas A&M University in 2014. Dr. Laubli is a member of both the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, is Fear Free® certified, and has a special interest in feline medicine. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and their two cats, Boomer and Nerdle.

Mary Campisi-Hogan

Mary, C.A.R.E. director, has been with Bartels Busack Pet Hospital since 2011. She became a Certified Massage Practitioner in 2006. Since then, Mary has obtained a degree in the Veterinary Technician program and became certified with Companion Laser Therapy and Walkin' Wheels to fit and adjust wheelchairs. Recently, she achieved certification in Fear Free, Hospice and Palliative Care. Mary enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters, her dog, Opal and grumpy cat, Danger.

Morgan Pobega, RVT

Morgan, RVT and C.A.R.E. Associate, graduated from Tri-C’s Veterinary Technology program in 2020. Since then she has taken a special interest in animal rehabilitation and working with senior patients. She has certifications in Fear Free and Companion laser therapy. Morgan is also working towards becoming a NAVC’s Therapeutic Nutrition Coach. Outside of work, she enjoys her time reading, tending to her many houseplants and small vegetable garden, as well as all things nerdy. She currently has two pups, Koda and Kenai, as well as her childhood cat, Peach.

Our Staff

Bartels Busack Pet Hospital understands the value of a qualified team—not only in terms of professional experience, but also in terms of compassion and care. Our team, from veterinarians and groomers to office and technical staff, is aligned by a mission to provide the most professional and sympathetic attention to our animals.

Come in and have a look around—our staff is eager to meet your animal companion. With expert training and decades of experience, we strive for unparalleled veterinary care with a personal and friendly approach. Your companion is in caring hands.