Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Feist Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on several individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

We are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialist from over 600 hospitals. In a word: TEAMWORK!

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Get to know us. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

paw Team Spotlight
Michael Newfield
DVM Medical Director

Dr. Mike Newfield is originally from Minnetonka and currently resides in Mahtomedi with his wife, Nicole. Together they have 3 daughters and share their home with their Dobermann Pinscher, Maude.  Dr. Newfield graduated from the University of Minnesota Veterinary School in 2004. His areas of special interest in his field are internal medicine, dentistry, surgery and medical imaging. In his spare time, he enjoys, golf, walking, travelling and spending time with his family. Dr. Newfield joined the VCA Feist team in February of 2015.

Jaime B.
Credentialed Hospital Manager
I grew up, and after many years moving around, I am back and currently living in Oakdale with my husband and 4 furry children (cats), Brick, Tacocat, Funf and Jahre . I graduated from the University of Wisconsin River Falls with a BS in Animal Science, Equine emphasis. I worked with horses for many years and after moving to Milwaukee, I got a job in a small animal clinic and never looked back. After three years at the clinic in Milwaukee, I moved back to Minnesota and worked for Banfield for nine years. I worked as a Veterinary Assistant and became the Practice Manager. I joined the team at VCA Feist Animal Hosp...
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Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.

Client Services

We are committed to providing the best possible service and our Client Services team loves to exceed pet owner's expectations. Whether it's answering your calls, guiding you and your pet to the exam rooms or checking you in and out quickly, our Client Service representatives and Receptionists are dedicated to providing helpful client and patient support that raises the bar on customer service.
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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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