Our Veterinarians

IN Vets

The St. Joe Center Veterinary Hospital team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. Proudly serving the Fort Wayne and Northeast areas. At St. Joe Center Veterinary Hospital, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.


Dr. Michelle Hendrickson, D.V.M.

Dr. Michelle Hendrickson is a native of Northeast Indiana.

Dr. Michelle graduated from Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. She has a special interest in Feline Medicine. She is a member of the AAFP (American Association of Feline Practitioners).

She has always loved animals. Dr. Michelle discovered she wanted to be a veterinarian while being involved in an exploring animals program at the shelter during high school.

Dr. Michelle and her husband have 2 children: Apollo, a Jack Russell and a cat named Bunny Cat. In her free time, Dr. Michelle enjoys reading and watching movies.


Dr. Deepti Johar

Dr. Johar chose Fort Wayne to begin her veterinary career due to the outstanding reputation of St. Joe Center Vet. Our commitment to high quality care and patient attention is Dr. Johar's mission, as well as ours. Dr. Johar went to Ohio State for her undergraduate degree. She then attended Ross University's School of Veterinary Medicine, then returned to Ohio State to finish her clinical work in 2015.

Dr. Johar lives in Northwest Fort Wayne with her 2 cats, Mishka and Orev. In her free time, she enjoys playing tennis, running and hiking.