Meet the Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Hale Ola Pet Hospital in Oahu! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 808-460-3939 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Piyalak Timbang, DVM CVA CVCH


Dr. Piyalak Timbang was raised in Bangkok, Thailand. She graduated from Chulalongkorn University, the top Veterinary University in Thailand. For three years she had been a small animal practitioner before adventure called her and her family to the United States.

Dr. Timbang achieved the Educational Commission for Foreign Veterinary Graduates (ECFVG) certification program in December 2013. Holistic and Alternative medicine, especially Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine has interested her for many years. In 2015 she received a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA) and a Certified Veterinary Chinese Herbalist (CVCH) from the Chi Institute in Reddick, Florida in 2000.

Dr. Timbang worked as a licensed Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) in California for two years before moving to O’ahu in 2017. She was licensed in Hawaii and has been working as an Associate Veterinarian. With hard work and diligence, Dr. Timbang has opened her own practice, Hale Ola Pet Hospital. Her dream and vision of offering compassionate, comprehensive, and tailored veterinary care are her values and goals.

Desiree Alip

Veterinary Technician

Desiree was born and raised in Hawaii. Grew up in Pearl City. She has had a variety of different animals all her life and has hand raised many birds, parrots, and other animals. She still has a variety now or pets to including a full-grown sulcata tortoise. She also loves music and has played a variety of instruments since she was 5 years old.

Kelsey Wheeler

Veterinary Technician

Kelsey has lived here on O'ahu for two and a half years and has made the Islands her home. She has been passionate about animals from an early age and has her Bachelor's degree in Biology. She has been working professionally with both wildlife and domesticated animals for several years, from doggie daycare to animal rescues to a large veterinary hospital. She is excited to be working with a small team dedicated to excellence, and committed to your pet's care!

Wayne Bow

Wayne is the owner of Om Consulting Services who offers businesses, individuals, and non-profits Information Technology support since 1999. He has provided comprehensive support with a focus on clear communication, assistance in clarifying IT goals and taking appropriate steps to achieve them. We are delighted to have him in our team as an IT person.

He can be reached through his email at [email protected] or