Dr. Matt was raised in Boerne. He earned an undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences from Texas A&M University in 2008, and earned his DVM from the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 2012. Dr. Matt brought his family back to Boerne in the fall of 2012 to join Dr. Lee in running Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary Clinic. He and his wife, Meredith, have three children – Adalyn, Annie, and Lincoln, and a goofy boxer named Dozer. In January 2017, Dr. Matt purchased Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary Clinic from his dad as its sole owner, and was joined in this endeavor by his sister-in-law, Dr. Jaci, in April 2018. In his free time, Dr. Matt enjoys spending time with his family, traveling, working out, and demolition.
Dr. Jaci Carriker
Dr. Jaci was raised in San Antonio. She attended the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and graduated with her DVM in 2012. Dr. Jaci worked at a busy veterinary hospital in Copperas Cove, Texas (near Killeen) for almost 6 years before moving her family of four to Boerne. She and her husband, Mark, have two children – Ellie and Abram, and a three-legged cat named Little. Jaci now co-owns Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary Clinic with her brother-in-law, Matt. In her free time, Dr. Jaci enjoys spending as much time with her family as possible, home improvement projects, and trying new foods.
Dr. Kelsey Marquez
Dr. Kelsey grew up in Lake Jackson, Texas before moving to Boerne and graduating from Boerne High School in 2006. She did her undergraduate studies in Animal Science at Texas A&M University before receiving her DVM from the TAMU College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 2013. Dr. Kelsey’s professional interests include preventative care and internal medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and trail riding with her mom. Her husband is also a veterinarian and they are raising their daughter, Elena, to be a future Aggie Class of 2034!
Dr. Lee Carriker
Congratulations on your retirement Dr. Lee Carriker! Dr. Lee was the original owner of our clinic. He attended Texas A&M and graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. He and his wife, Pat moved to Boerne in 1989, and in 1997, he opened Fair Oaks Ranch Veterinary Clinic where he practiced until he retired in October 2017. He and his wife have raised four children together: Matt, Mark, Ali and Drew, and they now have five grandchildren! Dr. Lee passed his love for veterinary medicine on to his family, which currently includes three Dr. Carrikers – Dr. Lee, Dr. Matt, Mark’s wife Dr. Jaci and will include a fourth, Dr. Ali, in the spring of 2019. He was thrilled to keep the clinic in the family, passing it on to Dr. Matt and Dr. Jaci. In his retirement, Dr. Lee is enjoying spending time with his family, working on the ranch, working on cars, and playing guitar.