Pet Hospital of Willoughby



  • Participation in surgical and medical patient care with allowance for case/patient care under supervision

Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • Dr. David Elbe (OSU)
  • Dr. Claudia Danforth (OSU)
  • Dr. Joseph Doles, DVM (OSU '76) (Clinical Supervisor of elective)

Educational Resources

  • Multiple journals
  • Well equipped library
  • VIN online
  • Daily patient rounds


  • Patient examinations
  • Client interactions
  • Participation in and performance of minor surgeries under direct supervision
  • Planning patient care and test protocols

Student Supervision

  • 5 days per week- 7 hours daily minimum
  • Additional time and participation available if the student wishes



Practice Information

Pet Hospital of Willoughby
4131 Kirtland Rd.
Willoughby, OH 44094

Phone: 440-942-8181
Fax: 440-942-4525

Email: jfdoles [at] buckeyeweb [dot] com
Website: N/A

Updated: 04/23/08
Signature On File: Dr. Joseph Doles, DVM