• Pet Dental Specialists
  • Pet Dental Specialists
  • Pet Dental Specialists
  • Pet Dental Specialists
  • Pet Dental Specialists

Board Certified Specialists

Pet Dental Specialists is a privately-owned, specialty veterinary dentistry and oral surgery center in the Pacific Northwest offering individualized, patient centered, compassionate specialty care and service for life-long oral health in our patients.  We are Vancouver’s only facility offering Board Certified Veterinary Dentists™ to provide care for your pets.

We emphasize the education of our clients, referring veterinarians, and our team members in order to advance and improve oral care for all veterinary patients in the region.  We are dedicated to providing expert dental care with consideration for the overall health of the patient.

All of our veterinarians are Board Certified Veterinary Dental Specialists™ as Credentialed Members of the American Veterinary Dental College, the only approved veterinary dental specialty certification body in North America.  The American Veterinary Dental College is one of two of the only approved and universally accepted certifying organizations in the world with its companion organization, The European Veterinary Dental College.

Mission, Vision, Values

Pet Dental Specialists’ mission is to provide expert veterinary dental and oral surgical care for our patients with diligent attention to our patients’ overall systemic health; supporting patient wellness and client education in a healthy, equitable, and inclusive work environment for our clients and team members.

To develop the premier, privately owned specialty veterinary dentistry and oral surgery center in the Pacific Northwest offering individualized, patient centered, compassionate specialty care and service for life-long oral health in our patients. With a focus on education of clients, referring veterinarians, and internal team members in order to advance and improve oral care for all patients in the region and growth of Pet Dental Specialist team members while providing a balanced, healthy, supportive, open, and shared clinical working culture for all members of the Pet Dental Specialist team.

  • Having fun each day while being respectful and accepting of all the different skills, knowledge, experience, and gifts each team member brings to the culture
  • Providing support and service to our team, clients, colleagues, and patients with integrity, trustworthiness, honesty, and reliability
  • Being efficient, effective, meticulous, and sagacious in delivery of care and services while being accountable for our actions and decisions
  • Communicating directly with openness within and amongst leadership and team members without reprisal
  • Acting with courage and stewardship raising the level of veterinary dentistry and oral care within the Pacific Northwest Region

Our Veterinary Specialists and Founders

Dr. Alice Sievers DVM, DAVDC

Alice M. Sievers, DVM
(she/her/hers)
Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College™

Dr. Sievers’ Bio
Pet Dental Specialists - Kevin S. Stepaniuk, DVM, FAVD

Kevin S. Stepaniuk, DVM, FAVD
(he/him/his)
Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College™

Dr. Stepaniuk’s Bio
Pet Dental Specialists - Heather Hagedorn, LVT

Heather Hagedorn, LVT
(she/her/hers)

Heather’s Bio