Our Doctors


Dr. Tammy Stevenson is a native of Cedar Falls, having grown up on a farm North of Cedar Falls. She graduated from Cedar Falls High School and then attended Iowa State University. She received her BS in Animal Science with a Minor in Fisheries and Wildlife Behavior and graduated with honors. After graduation she continued on at Iowa State College of Veterinary Medicine and received her DVM from ISU in 2000. After graduation, she moved to Rockford, Illinois and practiced for 5 years. While in Rockford, she also served as the Winnebago County Animal Shelter Veterinarian.

Dr. Stevenson is also a veterinarian in the US Army Reserves. She is an officer with the 719th Medical Detachment (Veterinary Services), Ft. Sheridan, Illinois. In 2003 she deployed with her unit to the Middle East for Operation Enduring Freedom. She practices Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulation, a form of Veterinary Chiropractic care on dogs and cats as well. Dr. Stevenson is married, has 2 children and lives on her family farm with horses, miniature donkeys, a llama, chickens, and a dog.

You can contact Dr. Stevenson by email at [email protected].

Dr. Samantha Teply

Dr. Samantha Teply is originally from Dubuque, IA. She graduated from Wahlert High School and then attended the University of Northern Iowa. While at UNI Dr. Teply was a student athlete for the Panther softball team and received her B.A. in Biology and a minor in coaching. Following graduation from UNI she attended veterinary school at Iowa State University and graduated with her DVM in 2018.

Dr. Teply is extremely passionate about veterinary dentistry and oral health. She spent much of her time in veterinary school focusing on dentistry and graduated with the Veterinary Dentistry Distinction Award. Her other favorite areas of veterinary medicine are wound management, reproduction and ophthalmology.

Dr. Teply met her husband Jay while attending UNI where he was a fellow student athlete as an offensive lineman for the football team. They have a son, Cooper, and two Golden Retrievers, Halle and Myka. When Dr. Teply is not seeing patients she enjoys cooking, scrap booking, fishing, spending time on the Mississippi and attending UNI athletic events (Go Cats!!).

Dr. Teply is excited to be back in Cedar Falls and help the pets of the Cedar Valley live healthy, happy lives. You can contact Dr. Teply @ [email protected]

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