Our Doctors

Dr. Dawn Fradkin

Dr. Dawn Fradkin earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University in 2002, and has over 20 years of experience in small animal medicine and surgery. After working as an associate small animal veterinarian in San Antonio for 3 years, Dr. Fradkin spent two years providing relief veterinarian services at practices in Bexar, Kendall, and Comal Counties. Dr. Fradkin founded Bergheim Pet Hospital & Clinic in October 2007, becoming the first female veterinary hospital owner in Kendall County.

Her active lifestyle includes riding her retired racing Thoroughbred horses Bellini and Bling in the discipline of Dressage, gardening, cooking, hunting, fishing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and travel. When she is not working hard in Bergheim, she can be found relaxing by the waves in Port Aransas. Dr. Fradkin is active in the local community; helping fundraise for Bergheim Volunteer Fire Department, promoting pet adoption and Kendall County Animal Shelter, and she served as continuing education coordinator for the Veterinary Medical Association of Bexar County for 3 years.

Dr. Mikeline Gladman

Dr. Mikeline Gladman earned her DVM at Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine, and holds a BS in Marine Biology from Texas A&M Galveston. She is a Texas native raised in Dallas. Dr. Gladman enjoys everything about veterinary medicine, from caring for sick pets to yearly wellness checks. She treats every patient as if it is her own pet, and enjoys communicating with clients to help their pets live longer and healthier lives. She and her husband Josh have two beautiful children, a daughter named Aubrey and a son named Jaxon, and three dogs named Misty Mae, Trigger, and Remi. In her free time Dr. Gladman enjoys the great outdoors and spending time with family and friends.

Our Support Staff


Ian is one of hard working Veterinary Technicians. He was born in Ohio and raised in Boerne. He attended Boerne High School and studied Biology at the University of Texas at San Antonio. Ian has a love for all animals, and is known to cuddle with a puppy from time to time. Outside of work Ian enjoys the outdoors, camping, swimming, and spending time with his pet bird Mary.


When your fur babies are in need of a spa day, Misty is your girl! She grew up in Tennessee and Mississippi, then moved to San Antonio when she was 19. Misty has been grooming for 10+ years and takes pride in her work! When she’s not giving your pets a makeover, she enjoys kickboxing, listening to music, cooking, and spending time with her two daughters, her dog, and her cat.

“Oh, my life, I love it!”


Kenny is an Assistant Veterinary Technician. She was born in Rock Springs, Wyoming where she lived until the age of 13 at which point her family moved to Boerne. Kenny has two dogs; a labradoodle and a staffy mix. Kenny is a recent graduate of Samuel Champion High School and is working towards a degree in psychology. She hopes to get her masters and help trauma patients. For fun, Kenny likes to sing, travel and spend time with friends.


Caden is one of our invaluable Kennel Techs. He was born in Texas, moved to Minnesota for eight years and then came back to Texas. He is a graduate of Samuel Champion High School with aspirations to earn a political science degree. He might just be a future Mayor or Senator. Caden has one dog named Tesla. In his free time, Caden enjoys playing the guitar and going on road trips with friends.


Laura is passionate about the veterinary care industry and has worked on and off in the industry since 2007. She was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, attended the University of Tennessee and received her B.A. from the University of Texas at San Antonio. Laura and her husband of 23 years are proud parents to daughter, Mason, a current Oklahoma State University Cowboy-“Go Pokes”. Laura and her family enjoy living in the Hill Country and taking advantage of the many river opportunities and outdoor live music venues that abound. Laura’s beloved four leggers include Lucy, Penny, Talulah, Ivy and Dreamer along with a few chickens.


Morgan is one of our outstanding Veterinary Technicians. She is a native Texan who grew up around horses and cattle on a working ranch. Morgan loves dogs and has two of her own named Sadie and Zoe. When Morgan isn’t at the clinic she enjoys hunting and running barrels at rodeos. Her most recent accomplishment is the birth of her beautiful daughter, Maycee Lane.