About Wheaton Way Veterinary Hospital

We have offered our services to the residents of Bremerton, Washington, and the surrounding areas. Over the years, our major goal has remained to give our patients the finest care we can so they can live long, happy lives.

Our Mission

Our mission within veterinary medicine is to improve your family’s bond to your pets. We strive to make Wheaton Way Veterinary Hospital a safe haven and lively environment for our staff in order for our team to provide you and your pets with the utmost respect, compassion, empathy, and attention. To do so, Wheaton Way Veterinary Hospital’s primary medical objectives are to educate the community and provide the highest standard of care and medicine for our pets from youth to end-of-life support. We work daily toward efficiency, approachability, patience, and recognition that every pet has different needs than the next.

Meet Our Veterinary Care Team

Let us help your pet be the healthiest version of themselves and support their longevity and well-being. Click on our team names below to read their bio!

Veterinarian & Owner

Brian Krisko, DVM

Our new owner, Dr. Krisko, grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, MI, and graduated with a...

Our new owner, Dr. Krisko, grew up in the suburbs of Detroit, MI, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Zoology at Michigan State University, Go Green! He earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine title from Ross University in 2014 and has gained an array of experience in emergency and urgent care settings as well as general practice, surgery, and dentistry. Having worked in Michigan, Texas, Arizona, and California, Dr. Krisko has developed an extremely broad skill set and knowledge base that his clients have come to trust. Dr. Krisko, his wife – Jaime, cat – Bones, and dog – Indy, joined Wheaton Way Vet Hospital in July of 2022 and looks forward to many years of serving the Kitsap community.
Relief Veterinarian

Elizabeth Muller, DVM

B.S. Bioengineering – WSU 2009
D.V.M. Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine – 2014

Schooling
B.S. Bioengineering – WSU 2009
D.V.M. Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine – 2014

About
Dr. Elizabeth Muller was born in Illinois but grew up in Olympia, Washington. She grew up dancing and spending several summers working at her uncle’s veterinary clinic in Utah. She graduated from Washington State University (Go Cougs!) with a degree in bioengineering and eventually attended veterinary school at Ross University on the island of St. Kitts. Her last year of school was spent at Kansas State University with externships in New Jersey, Washington, and South Africa. She has worked in general practice in Washington and Arizona seeing cats, dogs and exotics; and she particularly enjoys cases involving surgery, exotics, and emergencies. When she is not in the clinic, you can find her at home in Washington or traveling the West in search of rock climbing, ice climbing, and snowboarding. She currently lives with her partner, three cats, a very opinionated Red-Footed Tortoise and a Bearded Dragon.

Associations
WSVMA, AZVMA, AVMA

Practice Manager & Co-Owner

Jaime Krisko

Jaime, Practice Manager and Co-Owner, moved to WA with her husband, Brian, and fur babies - Indy and Bones...

Jaime, Practice Manager and Co-Owner, moved to WA with her husband, Brian, and fur babies- Indy and Bones. Born and raised in Austin, Texas, and a graduate from the University of Texas- hook’em! After leaving the corporate world, working from human healthcare to renewable energy, she decided to join her husband to team up and fulfill the dream of providing the best veterinary care for the Kitsap community.
Inventory Manager & Veterinary Medication Clerk

Desiree

Desiree the meticulous mind behind our inventory management and veterinary medication services. With a background in...

Desiree the meticulous mind behind our inventory management and veterinary medication services. With a background in accounting and a passion for animal care, Desiree ensures seamless operations and top-notch customer service. A western Washington native and proud cat parent, Desiree brings a blend of expertise and warmth to our team.
Receptionist

Nicole

Nicole grew up in Bremerton and has enjoyed working reception at vet clinics around Kitsap County for over...

Nicole grew up in Bremerton and has enjoyed working reception at vet clinics around Kitsap County for over ten years. When not snuggling up to patients, she enjoys crochet and family outings with her husband, two sons, and toy poodle, Toodles!
Receptionist

Shi-Fawn

Shi-Fawn got her start in the healthcare field through dental/ortho assisting. She is a United States Army...

Shi-Fawn got her start in the healthcare field through dental/ortho assisting. She is a United States Army Veteran and on the weekends she is a pro makeup artist. In her free time she enjoys nothing more than spending time with her husband and 3 dogs.
Receptionist

Meiko

Receptionist

Marissa

Marissa is a Kitsap native, and has been in the Veterinary industry for a few years. Currently working as a receptionist, she is studying...

Marissa is a Kitsap native, and has been in the Veterinary industry for a few years. Currently working as a receptionist, she is studying full-time at Penn Foster College to become a Licensed Veterinary Technician. Outside of work you can find Marissa spending time with her two kids, husband, four dogs and bearded dragons. In addition to her passion for animals, she enjoys being outdoors, going on hikes, spending time at the ocean, and watching her son play baseball.
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Jessica, LVT

A Bremerton native, Jessica graduated from Pierce College in 2017 with a degree in Veterinary...

A Bremerton native, Jessica graduated from Pierce College in 2017 with a degree in Veterinary Technology and is involved with all aspects of patient care. She enjoys being hands-on with each patient, honing her technical skills to better help each pet. Jessica has always had a special bond and love with animals and is driven by a need to improve their well-being through caring for their health. She enjoys seeing the difference that we make in their lives! Always looking to improve her skills, Jessica is regularly pursuing Continuing Education and is Advanced RECOVER CPR Certified. She is also knowledgeable in American Sign Language allowing Wheaton Way Veterinary Hospital to cater to the Deaf community. Jessica and her husband have two cats (Maka and Soul) and, in their spare time, enjoy doing anything nerdy.
Licensed Veterinary Technician

Ashley, LVT

From Idaho, Ashley qualified as an LVT in 2020. Ashley grew up on a farm/ranch and has worked...

From Idaho, Ashley qualified as an LVT in 2020. Ashley grew up on a farm/ranch and has worked with many creatures, great and small! These experiences have shaped her, forming a person who loves animals, wildlife, and the outdoors. She leads a busy life with her Navy husband, two dogs, and a horse.
Licensed Veterinary Technician

AJ, LVT

Certified Veterinary Assistant

Jessie

Jessie is a Certified Veterinary Assistant who has been working in veterinary medicine for nine years...

Jessie is a Certified Veterinary Assistant who has been working in veterinary medicine for nine years. She is in the process of attaining her Veterinary Technician License. Jessie grew up around animals – including cats, a cockatiel, a rat, and a ferret – and has developed great love and compassion for them. In her spare time, she enjoys attending concerts, reading, and spending time with her family. Jessie loves spending time with her daughters, grandson, and grandfurbabies – a pitty, a chihuahua, and three cats. Jessie adores her human grandson, and is looking forward to watching him grow.
Veterinary Assistant

Haley

Haley was born and raised in Port Angeles, WA. Some of her favorite hobbies include camping...

Haley was born and raised in Port Angeles, WA. Some of her favorite hobbies include camping and traveling with her boyfriend and their three year old Australian shepherd/coonhound mix, Charlie.

Her very first job was at a small general practice cleaning, feeding, walking dogs, and monitoring puppy daycare. With time and knowledge she worked her way up at that clinic. She was assisting there until its recent closure and her move in July 2023.
Haley is excited to be serving the pets (and people) of Kitsap County!

Veterinary Assistant

Mackenzie

An aMackenzie got her start in Veterinary Medicine as a receptionist, gaining knowledge and working her way up...

Mackenzie got her start in Veterinary Medicine as a receptionist, gaining knowledge and working her way up to being a Veterinary Assistant! When she’s not at work loving on patients, you can find her spending time with her shih-tzu, Theodore and her cat, Callie!