Animal Wellness Center - Veterinarians - West Palm Beach, Royal Palm Beach, Wellington, Loxahatchee

Animal Wellness Center

137 S. State Road 7
Royal Palm Beach, FL 33414


Dr. Steve Simmons: 

Dr. Simmons is originally from San Diego, California & graduated from the University of California at San Diego in 1993 with a B.S in Animal Physiology & Neuroscience.  He received his DVM from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998 & then went on to complete a rotating small animal internship at the University of Illinois, located in Champaign-Urbana.  From 1999 to 2006, Dr. Simmons practiced at a large veterinary practice located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr. Simmons has a large pet family of his own, which includes several dogs, cats, birds, and a ferret.  Dr. Simmons is also an avid bowler and is a member of a bowling league in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Dr. Simmons is a member of several professional associations including the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Florida Veterinary Medical Association, and the Palm Beach Veterinary Society.   Dr. Simmons' professional interests include internal medicine, oncology, dermatology & soft tissue surgery.   


Collin Trollinger:

Collin is originally from Atlanta, Georgia.  He got his start in the veterinary industry as a veterinary technician and worked his way up to practice manager. He is involved in breeding boxer and English bulldogs, and has a great passion for fostering squirrels and wild birds. Outside of work, Collin enjoys building and home construction projects. He is a very accomplished bowler and likes to compete in several national bowling tournaments.



Kim Krisik:

Kim originally is from Wisconsin and moved to Florida several years ago. She got her start in the veterinary field working as a receptionist/ office manager and has been working at Animal Wellness Center for eight years. During her time away from work, Kim is an avid Indy car fan cheering on her favorite Penske racing team. She is the mother to two wonderful dogs, named Shiloh and Gander.



Born and raised in Florida, Mollie is a true Floridian. She is currently going to school, working hard toward her Bachelor's Degree and enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her dog "Cash"



Jessica was is a long time West Palm Beach resident. She has 10 years experience in the veterinary nursing field. She is the proud mother of four furry children and one adorable son.  She is an avid car enthusiast.


Alex is our grooming assistant and is learning to become a veterinary receptionist. She is the mother to one cat and is an adoption enthusiast. In her free time she likes to fish and free dive.


 Gabby is one of Animal Wellness Center's receptionists and avid world traveler.  Gabby has been part of the Animal Wellness Center family for 4 years, but briefly took a break to teach English to students overseas.  In her spare time, Gabby likes to challenge herself physically by doing crossfit training and spoil her cute Chihuahua, Tobi.



Bobbie is our groomer. She has been styling dogs and cats to look their best for over 10 years. In her off time, Bobbie enjoys water skiing and boating in our great Florida weather and is very involved in her daughter's education.