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. Amy Brogren (Small Animal GP/ER) Eastern IA/Western IL, 309-235-9710,

Dr. Sarah E. Buck (Equine, Companion Animal General Practice), Eastern and Central Iowa, 907-602-2877,

Dr. Jodi Collins (Small Animal), Central & NE Iowa, 563-542-2527,

Dr. Katie Fitzpatrick (Small Animal and Exotics), Central Iowa and further, depending on need, 712-292-9742,

Dr. Rachel Goodall (Small Animal, General Practice & Surgery), Des Moines, surrounding communities and further, depending on need, (701) 360-0841,

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

Dr. Joe Hong (Small Animal), Metro Des Moines area and Central Iowa (dependent on distance from Des Moines), Available Mondays and most weekends, 415-505-1215,

Dr. Caitlin Klepper (Small Animal medicine & surgery), South Central Iowa, 609-320-5273,

Dr. John Minneman (Mixed Animal), Southeastern Iowa, 319-383-5726,

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

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

Dr. Lacey Schmidt (Small Animal and Exotic General Practice and Emergency), Des Moines and surrounding communities, 515-203-0316,

Dr. Lisa Wilhelm (Small Animal), Southeast and Eastern Iowa, also licensed in IL, 712-320-5523,

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

Dr Elizabeth Fara - (Small Animal) Central Iowa- 515-290-8641