Meet Our Team

Providing compassionate care for your cherished pets

  • Joseph Giffoni, DVM "Dr. Joe"
    Veterinarians

    Dr. Joe graduated from Oregon State University in 1986. After working at a mixed animal practice in Lake Stevens, WA, He was blessed to become the owner of Companion Pet Clinic in 1991. With his wife Linda, they live on a 12-acre farm where they raise cattle, goats, and ride horses. They have four wonderful children, two Puggles, a Chesapeake Bay Retriever and seven cats. Dr. Joe really enjoys working with dogs and cats and has a special interest in soft tissue surgeries.

  • Lisa Clemetson, DVM
    Veterinarians

    Dr. Clemetson graduated from Washington State University Veterinary School in 1992 and moved to Vancouver. Dr. Clemetson did relief work for several veterinary clinics including Companion. She had the pick of where she wanted to work full-time and chose Companion Pet Clinic because I felt that it offered the best care of all of the places I have worked. Though her time at the clinic is limited to two days a week (so she is able to spend time with her children) she is still passionate about helping animals and the clinic. Her special interests are dentistry and feline medicine.

  • Joanna Johansen, DVM
    Veterinarians

    Dr. Johansen graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. She is originally from Maryland but moved to the beautiful Pacific Northwest in 2007 to be closer to her husband's family. Her professional interests include internal medicine, feline medicine, and pocket pets. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, sewing, and spending time with her husband and two boys. They share their home with two spoiled cats and a corn snake named Baby Bones.

  • Dr. iLana Levinson
    Veterinarians

    Dr. iLana, pronounced 'ill-la-na, Levinson aka 'Dr. L' as she prefers to be called; graduated from the University of Arizona with a BS in Biology. Originally a desert rat from Las Vegas, NV, and Phoenix, AZ, fell in love with the Pacific Northwest after graduating from Oregon State University in 1999. Her interests include Internal Medicine, Dermatology, and Client Education. Dr. L has 2 boys and an orange Tabby named 'Mooshoo', all of which keep her busy. One day she would love to get another 'airhead' Airdale. She enjoys strengthening the human-animal bond and can't wait to care for your 4 legged family members.

  • Valerie Price, DVM
    Veterinarians

    Dr. Valerie Price graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the College of Engineering, Science, and Mathematics. She obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University where she graduated cum laude in 2004. Professionally, she enjoys internal medicine and is very passionate about dentistry. Dr. Price interned at Brookfield Zoo in the Chicago area where she trained and treated Dolphins and pinnipeds (Walruses, Seals, and Sea Lions). She and her husband are avid naturalists and have camped and hiked many of the national parks in the United States Together they have many pets. Among them are a Great Pyrenees mix name Penelope, two Chinchillas, Audrey and Chewy, and three rabbits, Ember, Chava, and Thumper.

  • Korri
    Practice Manager

    Korri has been with the Companion Pet Clinic Family since 2001. She enjoys getting to know our clients and their pets. Korri loves working with our wonderful Dr.s and learns something new all the time. Korri enjoys spending time with her family & friends outdoors, camping kayaking, hiking.

  • Gaelyn
    Lead Technician

    Gaelyn has been with Companion Pet Clinic since 1990. Her passion is assisting in surgical procedures and caring for hospitalized patients. Gaelyn enjoys crafting, soccer, gardening and being outside. She also loves to draw and paint.

  • Emily
    Veterinary Assistant

    Emily has been part of the Companion Pet Clinic Team since 2012. She started as a kennel assistant and has worked her way up to Veterinary Assistant. Emily says every day is a new learning experience and is enrolled to pursue her degree in Veterinary Technology. Emily enjoys fitness and pursuing a healthy life style. She also has a Chesapeake Bay Retriever named Stella. Emily says Stella is as goofy as she is.

  • Debi
    Veterinary Assistant

    Debi has been with Companion Pet Clinic since 2003. Debi's loves assisting the Veterinarians with the surgical procedures the care of pets and the education of their owners. Debi enjoys reading, hiking and nature walk. She also enjoys cuddling with her fur babies.

  • Mindy
    Veterinary Assistant

    Mindy was raised in the Pacific Northwest and has loved animals her entire life. She started in Veterinary Medicine just out of High School in 2005. Mindy has been in the saddle since she was 6 moths old and has had her current mare for over 17 years. Mindy shares her life with her son, and her cats and dogs. Mindy wants to help others feel the compassion for their pets as she does and help them give their pets the best quality care possible.

  • Don
    Veterinary Assistant

    Don moved from Chicago, IL to Vancouver and joined Companion Pet Clinic in April 2016. He has been in the veterinary field for 13 years. Don and his wife enjoy sports and watching TV.

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Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

Vancouver Office

Monday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-6:00 pm

Saturday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed

Walk in's are from:

Monday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

2:00 pm-5:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am-11:00 am

1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Sunday:

Closed