Conifer Veterinary Hospital

Since 1975, Conifer Veterinary Hospital has provided preventative and advanced medical and surgical care for many complex illnesses utilizing onsite specialty services for companion animals in the Intermountain area.

Vet check-up with small dog
  • Monday_____7am - 6pm
  • Tuesday_____7am - 6pm
  • Wednesday__7am - 7 pm
  • Thursday____7am - 6 pm
  • Friday_______7am - 6 pm
  • Dr. David Palmini

    Dr. David Palmini

    Dr. Palmini has owned Conifer Veterinary Hospital since 2003.  He formerly practiced in his hometown in Wisconsin, and as an emergency clinician for a 24-hour facility in Colorado.

    With a background in emergency, critical care and canine sports medicine Dr. Palmini has worked as attending veterinarian for numerous sled dog races in Colorado and The Iditarod in Alaska.  He has also worked with FEMA and held training classes for search and rescue dog handlers.

    Dr. Palmini has advanced training in:
    1.  Sports medicine,  International Veterinary Sled Dog Medical   
    2.  Medical Acupuncture,  Colorado State University
    3.  Traditional Chinese Medicine and Herbology,  Chi Institute / South                China Agricultural University

    Licenses and Certifications:
    1.  Active state veterinary licenses:  Colorado, Alaska, Wisconsin
    2.  United States Department of Agriculture:  Category I Accreditation
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2000
    University of Wisconsin-Madison Luther College
  • Van Offerman

    Van Offerman

    Practice Manager

    Mr. Offerman is a former executive chef who managed kitchens in Alaska and on cruise ships.  He served as inventory manager for a multimillion dollar construction supply company and owned a construction company.

  • Lisa Martin

    Lisa Martin

    Client Relations

    Ms. Martin worked as a drug and substance abuse councilor before changing careers and taking a position in client relations for a veterinary hospital in New Jersey. 
    Rutgers University
  • Andrea Stiles

    Andrea Stiles

    Client Relations

    Ms. Stiles worked as a marketing director for Colorado Mountain Brewery and worked in communications and concierge at Cherry Creek Mall.  
    Colorado State University
  • Pamela Crawford, CVT

    Pamela Crawford, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Ms. Crawford worked for Mile High Veterinary Hospital and a home hospice for animals.  She has advanced training in veterinary dentistry, pain management and informatics.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2008
    Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology
  • Allison Pierce, CVT

    Allison Pierce, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Ms. Pierce practiced at Alameda East Veterinary Hospital including two years specializing in dentistry with a board-certified veterinary dentist.  Ms. Pierce is fluent in Japanese.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2010
    Community College of Denver
  • Silvana Nunes, CVT

    Silvana Nunes, CVT

    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Ms. Nunes practiced emergency medicine for 11 years at Wheat Ridge Veterinary Specialists and The Veterinary Referral Center of Colorado.  Ms. Nunes is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.
    Years in Practice:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology
  • Madeline Everett

    Madeline Everett

    Veterinary Technician

    Ms. Everett practiced at Lone Tree Veterinary Medical Center and interned at Deer Creek Animal Hospital where she worked with a board certified veterinary dentist.  
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 26, 2014
    Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology