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Primary Location

8789 NW 54th Avenue

Johnston, IA 50131 US

(515)-986-5738

Monday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am - 8:00 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am - 8:00 pm

Friday:

7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Staff

Meet the friendly staff at Westfield Veterinary Hospital!

Veterinarian & Practice Owner

Steve Safris, DVM

Steve Safris, DVM

Veterinarian

Education: Augustana College. Iowa State University

Doctor Safris was born and raised in central Iowa. He graduated from Urbandale High School in 1993 and went on to Augustana College in Illinois, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in biology in 1997.

In 2001, he finished graduate school at Iowa State University with a doctorate in veterinary medicine. He practiced for two years in Ames before returning to the Des Moines area to open Westfield Veterinary Hospital.

Dr. Safris and his wife Kate and children Luke, Ali and Will, live in Johnston with their dog and two cats.


Veterinarians

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Caryn Paulin, DVM

Veterinarian

Education: Iowa State University

Doctor Paulin was born and raised in northwest Iowa. She graduated from Schaller-Crestland in 1992 and went on to Iowa State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in animal science in 1996.

In 2000, she finished graduate school at ISU with a doctorate in veterinary medicine. She practiced for six years at Avondale Animal Hospital in Des Moines before joining the staff at Westfield Veterinary Hospital.

Dr. Paulin and her husband John and children Sam and Max, live in Madrid with their two dogs.

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Tera L. Dupuy, DVM

Veterinarian

Doctor Dupuy has spent most of her life living in and around the Des Moines area. She graduated from Valley High School in 1993 and went on to obtain a degree in Advertising from Iowa State University in 1998.

After working as a veterinary technician for several years, she graduated from ISU College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011.

She lives with her husband Aaron and children, Aidan and Nora in Des Moines along with 2 dogs, 2 cats, and several chickens.

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Amanda Clubine, DVM

Veterinarian

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Practice Manager

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Jessica Cash

Practice Manager

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Client Care Specialist


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Nicole R

Client Care Specialist

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Registered Veterinary Technicians


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Josey H

Registered Veterinary Technician

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Alyssa F

Registered Veterinary Technician

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Veterinary Technicians


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Amanda C

Veterinary Technician

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Diane P

Veterinary Technician

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Lena R

Veterinary Technician/Veterinary Student

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Assistants


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Emily B

Assistant

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Ellie S

Assistant

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Patient Care Specialist


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Karen W

Patient Care Specialist

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