Cilley Veterinary Clinic is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Concord, NH. The professional and courteous staff at Cilley Veterinary Clinic seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Cilley Veterinary Clinic strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Concord and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Cilley Veterinary Clinic can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.

Proud Winner of the Cappie Award for 2013
Voted Best by 7 Years Running…2007-2013
We treat your pets like our own!


Tom Heck, DVM
Owner and Veterinarian
Dr. Tom Heck is a Kansas native who joined the staff of Cilley Veterinary Clinic in May of 1998. Before recently becoming owner of Cilley Veterinary Clinic, he was an associate Veterinarian for 16 years.

Dr. Heck earned a bachelors degree in Environmental Science and Biology from The University of Kansas in 1991 and went on to earn his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from KSU in 1998.

Dr. Heck lives in Contoocook, NH with his wife Karla, son Ian and their 3 rescue dogs; Bode, K.C., and Howie (who can often be seen greeting our clients here at CVC) The Heck family also has 3 cats and 8 chickens.

During his spare time, Dr. Heck enjoys riding his mountain bike, working on tractors and can often be seen cheering on his son Ian while he plays soccer for the Hopkinton Soccer Club.


Kate Ackerson, DVM
Associate Veterinarian
Dr. Kate Ackerson was born and raised in Lyme, NH. She enjoys various outdoor activities such as bird watching, snow shoeing, and hiking. Dr. Kate (which she prefers to be called) attended UNH and graduated in 2005 before attending Ross University Vet School. She completed her clinics at North Carolina State University of Raleigh and is eager to be back in NH to stay. Dr. Kate currently lives in Concord with her husband Ryan and their two cats; Saba & Scrumpy and their rescue dog, Pemi. Dr. Kate has been a wonderful addition to our Cilley Family over the last year, and we’re looking forward to many more years of the loving care she has to offer!


Mike Blichmann
Hospital Manager and Head Technician
Graduate of University of New Hampshire. Lives in Pembroke, NH with wife Kim and one dog and two cats. Loves working on his house, fishing, and hanging out with his buddies! Among his many talents, Mike is our computer wizard! Proud father of Lindsey Marie, born March 4, 2010.


Brooke Rapp
Brooke has been a technician with us since 2003. She joined our staff with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Behavior. She lives in Concord with her husband Tim, their two young daughters and their dog and cat. In addition to her technician duties, Brooke can be seen welcoming clients with a warm smile and positive attitude!


Lynda Remick
Lives in Bow, NH with husband Dave and her twins Megan and Hunter. Longest serving member of the staff with 25 years of dedicated service. Lynda is our do anything, do everything person. Lynda’s specialty is client relations.


Aileen Philbrick
Lives in Concord with husband Tom and her three sons. She has 2 cats and a dog named Maggie. Aileen joined our staff in 2006, bringing with her about 15 years of experience as a veterinary technician.


Emily Page
Emily lives in Webster with her husband Mike, their son Mason and daughter Madelynn, and their 2 rescue dogs. Emily joined our staff full-time in August of 2008 as a technician. Since then she has undertaken receptionist responsibilities and numerous other duties around the clinic.


Amy Wells
Kennel Manager
Amy lives in Concord with her husband Mike, 1 rescue dog and 3 cats. She has managed the kennel for the past 11 years. Amy joined our staff in February of 2000. Amy has assumed numerous technician responsibilities and can often be seen in the hospital helping out.


Paul Bourget
Paul joined our staff in July of 2005. Along with caring for the animals in boarding and doggie daycare, Paul has assumed the responsibilities of maintenance around the clinic.


Shaina Mower
Shaina lives in Concord and joined our staff in 2007. She has 1 cat but wishes one day to get a Bernese Mt Dog. Shaina is an avid snowboarder and enjoys spending a lot of time on the mountain. Shaina works in the doggie daycare and kennel but can also be seen helping out in the hospital on occasion.


Shelley Eldredge
Shelley joined our staff in 2003 after graduating grooming school. She lives in Manchester with her dog Austin and 2 cats. Along with grooming, Shelley is also seen in the kennel helping out.