Dr. Lillian Baker
Dr. Lillian Baker is originally from Monroe, Louisiana and is the youngest of seven children. In 2017, Dr. Baker joined Animal Medical Center of Cypress as an Associate Veterinarian. Dr. Baker graduated from Southern University A&M in Baton Rouge, Louisiana with an Bachelor’s Degree in Agricultural Sciences with a concentration in Animal Science. She went on to complete her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. During her time at Tuskegee Dr. Baker initiated and became the President of the Society for Theriogenology-Tuskegee Chapter as well as an active member in the Veterinary Business Management Association.
Dr. Baker’s clinical interest includes orthopedic surgery, small animal reproduction, dentistry, internal medicine, preventative care, and soft tissue surgery. She holds professional memberships with the Society for Theriogenology, Texas Veterinary Medical Association, and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Dr. Baker and her husband, Dan have two very adorable English Bulldogs (Ceasar & Atara). In her spare time Dr. Baker loves running, mentoring aspiring veterinarians in underserviced areas, reading, thrift shopping, being outdoors, and spending quality time with family and close friends.
Stephnie Nolen - Practice Manager
Stephnie has been a valued member of Animal Medical Center since 2017. She has worked in the veterinary field for over 10 years. She passionately believes in our mission to provide the highest level of patient care in a compassionate environment that provides exceptional client service and education. Stephnie lives in Cypress with her husband of 20 years, Asa, their three children, three dogs- Camo, Flea, and Daisy, and their cat-B-Rabbit. In her free time, you can find Stephnie travelling to her hometown in the hill country to visit their son, Jake, his wife, and grandson Alexander.
Originally from Nicaragua, Central America, Jose moved to the United States in 1985. Shortly after moving here he began working at a veterinary clinic as a kennel technician where his appreciation and passion for animals grew. After graduating from a Grooming Academy in 1998 he worked for 10 years at Longwood Animal Hospital establishing his name and professionalism in the field. In 2009 he began working at AMC for Dr. Johnson as the groomer, “Grooms by Jose” with 16 years of experience under his belt. He’s always had a love for animals, dogs in particular & has 2 of his own, Saly & Fatboy. Jose is happily married with his wife, Jessica and 4 sons, Jose Jr, Bryan, Scott & Kevin.
Dr. Wayne Johnson
Dr. Johnson attended and graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1973. He’s worked as a relief vet throughout his years, as well as an emergency clinician at the 249 emergency clinic and Houston Humane Society. He enjoys all aspects of Veterinary medicine but has a special interest in soft tissue and orthopedics. He enjoys all outdoor activities such as fishing, hunting and even traveling and currently has an Anatolian Shepherd by the name of Athena. Update: In May 2016 Dr. Johnson retired from Animal Medical Center of Cypress to spend more time on the ranch but is still very much a part of the team and can sometimes be spotted around AMC checking on the team.