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Hector Alfonso, DVM

Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, moved to Michigan in 1984 to attend Michigan State University. Graduated from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. Dr. Alfonso loves practicing veterinary medicine and enjoys the client education aspect of his profession.


  • Surgery
  • Dental Care
  • Hospice & End of Life Care


Nydia Alfonso, Office Manager

Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico. In 1990, married Dr. Alfonso and moved to Michigan. Nydia joined the Okemos Animal Hospital team in 2002.


  • Clinic Management
  • Social Media

Ashley Stofer, LVT

Ashley is from Leslie, MI. She graduated from Baker College in 2007 with an associate degree in Veterinary Technology. Her previous and extensive experience includes large animal anesthesia, emergency & small animals critical care.


  • Nutrition
  • Anesthesia
  • Pain Management 

Cathy Pangburn

Cathy has been our primary receptionist at Okemos Animal Hospital since 2005. She decided to join our team after working as a groomer for over 20 years. She enjoys taking care of our client/patients needs.


  • Pet Nutrition