Dr. Morgan Burger

Dr. Morgan Burger attended Mississippi State University majoring in Microbiology and graduated from the Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. After graduation she moved to New Orleans, La and worked at a busy 9 doctor practice. She joined the faculty of Tulane University in 2005 and worked in a high intensity/volume surgical facility and published several peer reviewed articles during that time. She then returned to a small animal practice. She enjoys surgery, internal medicine, ultrasound, cardiology and oncology.
She moved to Golden in December of 2016 to purchase Francis Veterinary Hospital. She moved with her husband, Chris and daughters Marley and Micah. They share their home with a boxer named Icee and a poodle named NayNay. You may see their cat Sambo at the clinic visiting clients.

Veterinary Technicians


Elaine has lived in Colorado her whole life. She has been working with animals in a hospital setting since she was 11 years old. She Graduated from Tech school in 2002. She is the owner of 8 beautiful felines and 3 canines shelter and helping any animals in need of loving care. She lives with her wife of two years, their 10 year old son. We are very lucky to get to work with her and her fun and friendly attitude!


Kelly was born and raised in the bay area of California. She moved to Colorado almost 3 years ago. she started working with animals when she was 15 years old as a veterinary assistant. She has 1 cat named DC and 2 bearded dragons, Doyle and Ninja. She hopes to make every visit that you make to our hospital wonderful.

Customer Service Representative


Marisa was born and raised in Colorado. She has been working with animals for 6 years, starting out in a doggy day care and also working in an animal shelter. She is ecstatic to be at Francis Veterinary Hospital and be able to make a difference in pets’ lives every day. She and her husband Brandon have 2 daughters, Velia and Haven. And of course there fur babies 2 pugs Monster and Jane a Chihuahua Peaches and their newest member Dulce, an American bully!