Relief Veterinarians

The IVMA lists the relief veterinarians as a service to our members. Their inclusion on this list does not indicate endorsement by the IVMA.   We encourage our members to review resumes, perform their own interviews and hire based on their evaluation of the suitability for their practice and their practice needs.

Dr. Peggy Baber (Small Animal), Central Iowa, 515-205-3641,

Dr. Pam Erdman (Small Animal), Ames and Des Moines metro area, 515-509-3899,

Dr. Cherie Flowers (Small Animal), Des Moines metro area, 870-405-6671,

Dr. Jody Hackett (Small Animal), Southwest and Western Iowa (licensed in Iowa, Nebraska and Missouri), 712/482-6752 or 402/779-5483,

Dr. Karla Leo (Small Animal), Des Moines and Northwesst of Des Moines area, 515/402/8922,

Dr. John Minneman (Small Animal, some Large Animal), Southeastern Iowa, 319/653-5641

Dr. Karen Neff (Small Animal), Ames/Des Moines area 515/669-9835,

Dr. Lisa Nelson (Small Animal), Des Moines area, 515/669-1449,

Dr. Erin Peeler (Small Animal), Central Iowa, 515-681-4867,

Dr. John Pries (Small animal and some large), Eastern Iowa, 563-880-9023,

Dr. Susan Prattis (Small and exotic companion animal predominant, food animal.) Available for Ames - Greater Des Moines corridor; South Central and South Eastern Iowa; Cedar Falls to Iowa City corridor; Quad Cities region, (515)-350-8072 or

Dr. Diedre Ann Qual (Companion Animal), Central Iowa, 701/202-6465,

Dr. Jill Rhoden (Small Animal), Central Iowa, 515/231-6420

Dr. Amanda Steffen (Small Animal), Central Iowa, 515/729-0271,

Dr. Jenn Van Noy (aka Berger) (Small Animal), Iowa City area and 60 mile radius, 319-321-3699

Dr. Norm Wonderlich (Mixed, Companion Animal, Production Animal), All of Iowa, 515/708-4051