Dr. Kristen Hicks



Dr. Kristen Hicks graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in May 2011. She worked as an associate veterinarian at a mixed animal practice for over three years before venturing out on her own and opening up her own clinic, Diamond H Veterinary Service, outside of Covington, Indiana.


She is licensed in Illinois, Indiana, and Texas, and is also a USDA accredited veterinarian. She was raised with companion animals as well as a herd of horses. She has years of experience with horses, cattle, pigs, goats, sheep and small animals.

Dr. Hicks married Steve Hicks, a local beef and grain farmer in the summer of 2010. They have two little boys, Jett Daniel (born August 2013) and Waylon Jene (born March 2016). The family enjoys raising Simmental show cattle and commercial beef cattle as well as running the veterinary practice. In their free time, the Hicks family enjoys spending time outdoors with their horses, dogs and chickens.

In July of 2020 Dr. Hicks and her family relocated to Texas where she now works as an ambulatory veterinarian.