We Love What We Do...
And It Shows!

68 Harry L Dr
Johnson City, NY 13790

Our Staff

We Love What We Do…
And It Shows!

Meet Our Staff

Our Staff
Dr. Steve Holowinski

Dr. Steve Holowinski

Veterinarian

Dr. Holowinski was born and raised in Johnson City. Even as a young child Dr. Steve knew that he wanted to help animals and had the dream of becoming a veterinarian. In 1985 Dr. Steve graduated from Ross University and then went to Oklahoma State Veterinary School and Guelph. After graduation Dr. Steve, his wife Debbie and their Doberman son “Dino” joined a modern multi-hospital practice near Hartford, CT. Then in 1990 they moved back to the Triple Cities area to start a family.

In October 1999 he opened Johnson City Veterinary Hospital.

Dr. Steve enjoys spending his spare time (what little he has while not working) spending time with his wife Debbie and their 2 human children, Joshua and Stephanie, and also their 4-legged children.

Dr. Joshua Holowinski

Veterinarian

Dr. Joshua Holowinski joined our practice at a veterinarian in the summer of 2018. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Binghamton University, and his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University in May 2018. Dr. Josh enjoys spending time with friends and family and in his spare time enjoys reading and catching up on favorite TV shows. He loves taking care of his adorable Maine Coon cats Mike and Sully.

Dr. Efren Gonzalez

Veterinarian

Dr. Efren Gonzalez joined our veterinary team in the Summer of 2018. Dr. Gonzalez grew up in the Central Valley of California. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Biology from California State University of Fresno and then earned his DVM degree from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. In his spare time, Dr. Gonzalez enjoys reading, hiking, and visiting his family and friends.

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Debbie

Practice Manager

Debbie has worked at the hospital since it opened in October 1999. She is the practice manager for the hospital but she also fills in as receptionist when needed. When not at the office she enjoys spending time with her family and her three cats.

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Melanie

Veterinary Assistant / Receptionist

Mel has been with the Johnson City Veterinary Hospital since 2007. She has always had a love for animals and working here she has been able to develop a bond with the owners and their 4 legged family members. She has a deep passion for older pets. Knowing that she can help make their last years filled with quality and dignity makes it worth every minute.

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Kate

Support Staff / Receptionist

Kate went to CV High School and graduated from BCC in 2011 majoring in Social Sciences. She has been doing reception work for over 10 years, following her passion for animals when she joined our team in 2013. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and son, and playing with BC Celtic Pipes and Drums.

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Sherry

Support Staff / Receptionist

Sherry has worked many years in the medical field as a medical technologist. She has worked 8 years as a receptionist in veterinary hospitals. She joined our team at Johnson City Veterinary Hospital in the summer of 2018. She enjoys spending time with her 3 dogs, gardening in the summer, and quilting in the winter.

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Valerie D.

Support Staff

Val works as our Kennel Assistant. She loves making sure that all of the dogs and cats in our hospital are well cared for. She also volunteers at Stable Movements where she works with horses for people to ride in hippotherapy.

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Kristen A.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Kristin graduated from Johnson City High School and throughout her senior year worked at Johnson City Veterinary Hospital in kennel care. She left the practice to attend the Vet Tech Institute in Pittsburgh to pursue an education in Veterinary Technology. She graduated in February 2017 and has since been with us as a Licensed Veterinary Technician.

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Shanna

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Shanna started working at Johnson City Veterinary Hospital in October of 2000, after graduating from high school. She went on to SUNY Delhi and graduated in 2005 as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. In her free time she can be found spending time with her boyfriend, daughter, and two stepsons.

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Ashley

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Ashley is proud to part of the staff at the Johnson City Veterinary Hospital since 2011. She considers all of her co-workers part of her extended family. She graduated from Sidney High School in 2003 and later went to SUNY Delhi for the Veterinary Science program. In May of 2011 she graduated from Delhi with her Associates degree and later that summer took her National board exams to become a licensed veterinary technician. When she is not working she enjoys her evenings with her family and her dog Toby.

Ashley would like to thank Dr. and Mrs. Holowinski for taking a risk and hiring her right out of school and is looking forward to many more years of getting to know the staff, clients and of course the pets.

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Mariah C.

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Mariah graduated as a Licensed Veterinary Technician in 2015, and has been working at Johnson City Veterinary Hospital since February 2016. She likes to work out and hang out with her family with her time off. She has one dog, two cats, a bunny and a fish.

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Antonia

Licensed Veterinary Technician

Antonia graduated from Windsor Central High School in 2016. She graduated from SUNY Delhi in 2018 as a Licensed Veterinary Technician. At home she has a beagle, Clover and a cat, Carmine. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and her boyfriend, travel, and go to the gym.

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April K.

Veterinary Assistant

April grew up in Montrose, PA and now lives in Johnson City. She has two cats, Mina and Ginny. April enjoys learning different ways to best care for patients and educating their owners. In her free time, April enjoys going to the movies and baking.

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68 Harry L Dr,
Johnson City, NY 13790

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Serving patients throughout Broome and Tioga Counties in NY and Northern Susquehanna County in PA, including: Binghamton NY, Vestal NY, Endicott NY, Endwell NY, Johnson City NY, Apalachin NY, Owego NY, Kirkwood NY, Conklin NY, Chenango Forks NY, Hallstead PA, Great Bend PA and Brackney PA.