in Clive, IA



11101 University Ave Ste B
Clive, IA  50325

(515) 457-1381

Hospital Number: 1133

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  • Description
    Looking for a compassionate veterinary team committed to helping your pet live a long and happy life? Wanting convenient scheduling, weekend hours and the knowledge you need to make informed decisions about your pet? Banfield Pet Hospital of Clive is all that and more.  We're a dedicated team passionate about education and preventive care. Our goal is to partner with pet owners to maximize pet health. 

     We are conveniently located just off the Interstate, on the west side of Des Moines. We welcome new pet patients and same day access appointments may be available. When you're in, ask our staff about our Optimum Wellness Plans® and how they can help you manage pet health care costs.
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  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • Care Credit
  • Team

    Dr. Marietta

    Chief of Staff

    Dr. Marietta joined the Banfield Clive hospital in September of 2018. She has been with Banfield since February of 2008, having been a technician, a Banfield Ambassador in veterinary school, and a veterinarian in several Colorado hospitals before moving to Iowa to be closer to family. Dr. Marietta loves surgery, dentistry, chronic conditions like diabetes and kidney disease, and coaching doctors and veterinary students. In her time off, she enjoys getting outside as much as possible with her husband and her two young children, as well as her furry family members including a yellow lab and a cocker spaniel mix. More Details >>

    Dr. Garlock


    Dr. Elizabeth Garlock joined the Clive team after graduating from Iowa State University in May of 2016. She has two dogs and two cats that tolerate each other fairly well. She and her husband have been renovating their home and keep busy with lots of projects. Dr. Garlock enjoys refinishing furniture and amateur woodworking. More Details >>

    Dr. Nareddy


    Dr. Nareddy joined Banfield in 2017 after practicing at a small animal practice in central Iowa for 3 years. Before that, she completed a 1 year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at a specialty and emergency hospital in Miami. She earned her veterinary degree in India and then completed a master's degree in veterinary diagnostic medicine from Kansas State. Dr. Nareddy has special interests in preventive medicine, dentistry, soft tissue surgery, and chronic condition management. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and traveling. More Details >>

    Dr. Groundwater


    Dr. Groundwater grew up in southern California, graduated in 2005 with her B.S. degree in animal science from Cal Poly Pomona, and graduated veterinary school from Washington State University in 2010. She has worked in the Midwest in small animal exclusive general practice since graduation, and most recently joined Banfield Pet Hospital in 2016. In her free time, she enjoys jogging, bike riding, and sharing good conversation with friends over meals. She currently shares a home with two parakeets and one winter white dwarf hamster. Dr. Groundwater looks forward to getting to know you and your pets. More Details >>


    Practice Manager

    Jennifer joined the Clive Banfield team in September of 2015. She started in the veterinary field in 2004 and has worked in multiple roles from reception to veterinary assistant to manager. She earned her master's degree in business administration in 2013 and is currently working on earning her license as a veterinary technician. She also has a certificate in dog obedience training and loves to talk puppy training! Jennifer believes strongly in the human-animal bond and wants to make sure that both you and your pet have the best experience possible while at Banfield. She has seen her dachshund through back surgery and her cat through urinary issues, and is always willing to listen and support you with your pet. In her time off, Jennifer enjoys spending time relaxing with her pets and reading (non school related books!), watching scary movies, or whipping up a new recipe. More Details >>


    Shift Lead

    Lexy joined Banfield Clive hospital in May 2013. She has worked at a few different veterinary clinics in the area. She went to school at DMACC in Ankeny where she received her AAS degree in veterinary technology. Lexy especially loves working with cats, older patients, very sick patients, and wants to continue learning more about chronic conditions to help assist the doctor and patient as best possible. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her husband and son. Lexy also has a cat named Diego and a German Shepherd mix named Obi-Wan. More Details >>


    Veterinary Assistant

    Kelly joined the Banfield Clive hospital in June of 2018. She went to the University of Northern Iowa where she received a degree in elementary education. Shortly after, she found her passion was really with helping animals and seeing them get the care they need. In her time off, Kelly enjoys spending time with her husband as well as getting outside with her new furry family member, Finnick. More Details >>


    Veterinary Assistant

    Charisse joined the Banfield Clive hospital in September of 2018. She has a degree in Animal Ecology from Iowa State University and is excited to start her career with Banfield. She has two cats and a miniature American Eskimo dog. In her spare time she enjoys painting, volunteering at Furry Friends Refuge, and watching Hulu/Netflix/Youtube. More Details >>


    Client Service Coordinator

    Angie has been with team Clive since 2008. She jokes that she has been here since the age of dinosaurs and will be here through the age of robots. She loves being the bright spot in everyone's day and seeks to make every interaction a positive one. Angie loves her husband, kids, greyhound, the Packers, old houses, tacos and camping. More Details >>

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