Dr. Humphrey Roberts

Dr. Humphrey Roberts

Dr. Humphrey Roberts

Dr. Roberts is the Owner-Practioner of The Wheeling Animal Hospital and Pet Resort, The Higgins Animal Clinic and The Arlington-Golf Animal Hospital. He has been a licensed Veterinarian for 28 years.

Dr. Roberts has a great deal of experience with all breeds of dogs, cats and exotics, including pot-bellied pigs, ferrets, rabbits, hamsters, gerbils and reptiles.

Dr. Roberts began his career in Veterinary Medicine at the age of 15, when he was hired by Dr. Higgins of the Higgins Animal Clinic in Chicago to work as a veterinary assistant. After graduating from Lane Technical high school, he attended University of Illinois, Chicago Circle campus. After graduation, he attended the University of Veracruz and received his degree in veterinary medicine in 1981.

Dr. Roberts and his wife, Joan, have two daughters, Lindsay and Alyssa. They also have a large menagerie of pets at home. In his free time, Dr. Roberts enjoys playing basketball and listening to music.


Dr. Ben

Dr. Ben

Dr. Benjamin Quarrles

Dr. Benjamin Quarrles graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. Originally from the Seattle, Washington area, he enjoys the big city atmosphere Chicago has to offer. In his free time, he enjoys playing sports, reading, and being involved in church.


Dr. Shana Damiana

Dr. Shana Damiana

Dr. Shana Damiana

Dr. Shana Damiana grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and spent the summers in Idaho at her fatherís ranch. She attended the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign for undergrad earning her degree in Animal Science in 2004. She then continued on to veterinary school earning her degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois in 2008. After graduation she moved to Florida practicing both in a mixed animal practice and a small animal practice before moving back to Chicago.

She is very happy to be back to Chicago and to be part of the Higgins family. In her free time she enjoys horseback riding, outdoor activities and traveling.