Jeffrey Steen, DVM, DABVP, Medical Director

DVM, Ohio State University
Certifications: DABVP

Biography

Dr. Steen received his Veterinary degree from the Ohio State University in 1999 (Go Bucks!). He completed a one year rotating internship at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital the following year and was offered a staff position in 2000.

He went on to become a partner at Alameda East in 2003. He achieved diplomate status in the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in 2006, specializing in canine and feline medicine. He has been Medical Director for the General Practice since 2004 and has helped grow the General Practice at Alameda East into one of the busiest practices in the state.

His professional interests include preventative care, infectious disease, feline medicine and general surgery. He has become proficient in laparoscopic surgery and performs several minimally invasive procedures including spays and gastropexies.

Dr. Steen helps care for the Denver and Aurora police dogs, the bomb dogs at DIA and the TSA working dogs. He also in actively involved in several local rescue organizations including Safe Harbor Lab Rescue and Small Dog Rescue.

He is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Colorado Veterinary Medical Association, Denver Area Veterinary Medical Society and the American Animal Hospital Association. He has served on the board of the Denver Area Veterinary Medical Society in several roles including President, East Area Director and Representative to the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Steen is the son of a diplomat and was born and raised in various countries in Latin America. After graduating high school in the Dominican Republic he moved to Columbus, Ohio to attend the Ohio State University, where he met his wife, Lori. They have a very busy home with three teenage children, two dogs (black Labrador, Jewela and Chihuahua, Paloma) and three cats (orange tabby, Garfield, black and white cat, Charlie, and a Calico, Saffron). Dr. Steen and his family enjoy skiing, hiking and traveling. He also enjoys cooking, road biking and running.

 

Dr. Steen works Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 7am to 5pm and can be reached at his direct line at 303-326-6336 or by e-mail at jeff.steen@vca.com
 

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