Our Team

We Put Your Pet First

Veterinary care from the heart.

At Petersen Pet Hospital in Hiawatha, we understand that special bond between pet and person. As pet owners ourselves, we feel it too. And like you, we want the best possible veterinary care for our special friends.

More about Petersen Hospital

Owner/Veterinarian

Brad Petersen, DVM

Owner/Veterinarian

Dr. Brad Petersen is the owner of Petersen Pet Hospital. He grew up in Cedar…

Emily Saunders, DVM

Owner/Veterinarian

Dr. Emily Saunders knew at a young age that she would want to practice veterinary…

Associate Veterinarians

Steven McGinty, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. McGinty is an associate veterinarian, originally from Sac City, a small town in Northwest…

Krystal Knutson, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Krystal Knutson is an associate veterinarian, originally from Forest City, a small town in…

Ann Eike, DVM

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Ann Eike is an Associate Veterinarian and is originally from Chebanese, a very small…

Dr. Hannah Green

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Hannah Green is an associate veterinarian at Petersen Pet Hospital. She is originally from…

Office Manager

Kim

Office Manager

Kim is a native from Vermont and moved to Iowa in 1992. She has worked…

Marketing Director

Stacey

Marketing Director

Stacey Harmsen is the Marketing Director for Petersen Pet Hospital. She has a degree from…

Client Care Specialists

Jolee

Client Care Specialist

Jolee is a client care specialist at Petersen Pet Hospital and is currently finishing up…

Brittany

Client Care Specialist

Brittany is a client care specialist at Petersen Pet Hospital. She grew up in San…

Amber

Client Care Specialist

Amber is a Client Care Specialist at Petersen Pet Hospital.  She grew up on the…

Registered Veterinary Technicians

Kyla

Registered Veterinary Technician

Kyla is a native Cedar Rapidian who worked in the human optometric field for many…

Jessika

Registered Veterinary Technician

Jessika has always had a love for animals. While growing up, she and her family…

Stacy

Registered Veterinary Technician

Stacy is a Registered Veterinary Technician here at Petersen Pet Hospital. She always has a…

Briana

Registered Veterinary Technician

Briana is a registered veterinary technician at Petersen Pet Hospital. She is from the small…

Veterinary Technician

Carol

Veterinary Technician

Carolina do Carmo is a Veterinary Technician at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was born and…

Nicole

Veterinary Technician

Nicole is a veterinary technician with Petersen Pet Hospital.  She grew up in Oxford, IA…

Brianna

Veterinary Technician

Brianna is a Veterinary Technician at Petersen Pet Hospital. She grew up in Burlington, Iowa…

Veterinary Assistants

Sheldon

Veterinary Assistant

Sheldon is a Veterinary Assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She lives in a town called…

Salina

Veterinary Assistant

Salina is a Veterinary Assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was born and raised in California…

Bergen

Veterinary Assistant

Bergen is a veterinary assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. Bergen grew up in a small…

Linda

Veterinary Assistant

Linda is a Veterinary Assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She graduated from St. John High…

Kailey

Veterinary Assistant

Kailey is a Veterinary Assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was born and raised in…

Mackenzie

Veterinary Assistant

Mackenzie is a Veterinary Assistant with Petersen Pet Hospital.  She grew up in Atkins, IA,…

Naomi

Veterinary Assistant

Naomi is a Veterinary Assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She is a Cedar Rapids native…

Kennel Assistant

Nadia

Kennel Assistant

Nadia is a kennel assistant at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was born and raised in…

Valerie

Kennel Assistant

Valerie is a kennel assistant here at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was raised in Marion…

Lydia

Kennel Assistant

Lydia is a Kennel Assistant here at Petersen Pet Hospital. She was raised in Hiawatha and graduated as…

Alyssa

Kennel Assistant

Alyssa is a kennel assistant with Petersen Pet Hospital.  She graduated from Linn-Mar High school…

Aidan

Kennel Assistant

Aidan is a kennel assistant here at Petsersen Pet Hospital.  She was raised in Ogden,…