Holiday Schedule: We will be closed Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26th.

We Appreciate Your Patience

There have been a number of things that have changed due to COVID-19, including a shortage of veterinarians. Please bring good energy to your appointment (your pet will appreciate it, too!). Please allow ample time for refills and requests. Schedule non-emergency appointments and procedures well in advance.

Important COVID-19 Update:

If you have a pet emergency requiring immediate medical attention and it is after 6 pm, please call Great Lakes Pet Emergencies in Saginaw at 989-752-1960.

Our Team

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Get to know our team!

Fohey Veterinary Hospital’s team is dedicated to your pet’s health. We promote responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients.

Dan Deciechi, DVM

Dan Deciechi, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Deciechi is a family practice veterinarian who also has extensive emergency/critical care experience. He earned his B.S. in Aerospace Engineering in the U.S. Naval Academy and served 9 years as a Naval Officer. During his naval education, Dr. Deciechi pursued scientific interests including orbital science and physics. He spent time with Naval special warfare, after which he served as a college physics instructor during his final tour in the Navy. After leaving the Navy, he earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University. He immediately pursued veterinary practice ownership and purchased his first veterinary practice 12 months after completion of veterinary school. Emergency surgical procedures and novel pharmaceutical developments were specific interests during practice ownership. After serving as the Medical Director for emergency veterinary practices for 10 years, he decided to return to family practice. He is a member of the AVMA and MVMA and considers fly-fishing, soccer and rugby among his favorite activities.

Janet K. Lonaker, DVM

Janet K. Lonaker, DVM

Veterinarian

Dr. Lonaker was born and raised in Kettering, OH. She received a Bachelors in Science in Zoology from Ohio State University and graduated in 1991 with her D.V.M Degree from Ohio State University as well. She moved to Michigan after graduation, she has worked for Fohey Veterinary Hospital since 2009. Dr. Lonaker is a member of AVMA, MVMA, as well as SVVMA. When Dr. Lonaker gets a free moment from work she enjoys golfing with her husband, traveling, and sports events, especially football and baseball. Go Buckeyes!

Kurt Kiessling, DVM

Kurt Kiessling, DVM

Veterinarian

Bio coming soon!
Cord

Cord

Practice Manager / Veterinary Technician

Cord Joined our team in May of 2018 as a Technician. He has gained valuable experience working at several daytime Veterinary practices in the area as well as out of state for the past 9 years. He has also worked in the Animal Neurology field. Prior to that, he worked with small animals in a retail setting.

Tricia

Tricia

Technician

Tricia joined our team as a receptionist in September of 2018. She has many years with Customer service and enjoys working with the public. On her days off she enjoys time with her family and pets.

Suzette

Suzette

Receptionist / Veterinary Technician

Suzette is a graduate of the Veterinary Technology program at Baker College, earning her degree as a licensed veterinary technician in 2004. She has been working at Fohey Veterinary Hospital since June 2004.

Mia

Mia

Receptionist / Assistant

Mia joined our team in September 2017. She works as an assistant to our doctors & technicians, aiding in the treatment & monitoring of our patients. Mia has recently taken on the role of receptionist.

Alexa

Alexa

Receptionist / Assistant

Bio coming soon.
Ashton

Ashton

Receptionist

Bio coming soon.

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