VCA Animal Medical Center of Omaha

Patricia Stevens-Kopf, DVM, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Iowa State University


Dr. Patricia Stevens-Kopf is the Medical Director for VCA Animal Medical Center of Omaha. In this position she is responsible for establishing the medical quality and exceptional patient care practiced by all doctors in the hospital. Dr. Stevens-Kopf serves as a mentor and role model for the Associate and Staff Veterinarians.

Dr. Stevens-Kopf was born and raised in LeMars, IA. She attended Iowa State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science and then went on to attend Iowa State Veterinary School where she graduated with her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1976. Her first professional job became her life long home when she accepted as position in Omaha as a Staff Veterinarian at VCA Animal Medical Center of Omaha. She was named the Medical Director in 2001. Dr. Stevens-Kopf is a true trailblazer as she was the 2nd female veterinarian to practice in Omaha. She was named one of the Top 5 veterinarians in the region by VCA Leadership and continues to excel in her career.

Dr. Stevens-Kopf loves all dogs and cats (big and small) but she is passionate about poodles! She is a self proclaimed “foodie. She is also an avid birder and gardener. She and her husband Barry had one daughter who is also a Veterinarian-Dr. Kelli Kopf has a specialty in Neurology and Neuro Surgery and practices at VCA Alameda East in Denver, CO. Dr. Stevens-Kopf and her husband enjoy traveling-especially to the Caribbean in the winter.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately.

If it is after hours,

Urgent Pet Care at (402) 597-2911

8419 S 73rd Plaza #107
Papillion, NE 68046

Urgent Pet Care Hours:

M - F 5:00 pm -1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm -12:00 am
Sundays 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
All Major Holidays 7:00 am - 10:00 pm

Animal Emergency Clinic at (402) 339-6232

9664 Mockingbird Drive, Omaha, NE

Animal Emergency Clinic Hours are:

Everyday 6:00pm - 8:00am

Open Major Holidays.