Dr. Chris Chess joined the DePorre team as a veterinarian in 2021. He graduated from Michigan State University with both a DVM and has a Bachelor of Science in Zoology. Dr. Chess appreciates the excellent medicine and care provided to the patients and compassion demonstrated by the technicians and staff. He meet his fiance, Katie, at Michigan State University during his undergrad. They have two cats Ellie and Squirrel and a Bernese Mountain Dog named Samson. He enjoys hiking, camping, golfing, cooking and traveling to national parks. He is also an avid sports fan and regularly attends MSU football and basketball games.