- DVM, The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
- Small Animal Medicine & Surgery Internship, West LA, Veterinary Group, Los Angeles, CA
- Residency, Small Animal Surgery, The Ohio State University, College of Veterinary Medicine
- Faculty Surgeon, Small Animal Surgery, The Ohio State University, College Veterinary Medicine
- Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons
- Founding Member CTVSH
Dr. Stephen Kerpsack is one of the original founders of CTVSH. He grew up in Northeastern Ohio with 3 brothers and 1 sister. After attending the Ohio State University for undergraduate and veterinary school, he completed an internship in West LA. He returned to OSU for his surgical residency and remained on as part of the veterinary school faculty for another year. He and his wife, Dr. Stephanie Beardsley, as well as Dr. Sherry Theisen moved to Austin to start CTVSH in 1995. Dr. Kerpsack enjoys fishing, cycling, wake boarding and skiing. His favorite past time, however, is spending time with his wife, daughter, son, 3 dogs, 3 horses, and a school of fish.