Our Staff

Meet the friendly staff at Sturgeon Animal Hospital!

  • Dr. Rory Wiens, DVM, DABVP (Canine and Feline Practice)

    Dr. Wiens completed 3 years of a Bachelor of Science in Genetics before being accepted into the Western College of Veterinary Medicine (Class of 2004). After graduating, he worked at a busy 24-hour emergency hospital in Calgary and then completed an internship in medicine and surgery.

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  • Dr. Nancy Bruyere, DVM

    Dr. Bruyere graduated from the Western Collage of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon in 1983. The experience she has gained in her 35 years of practicing veterinary medicine has made her an extremely knowledgeable and compassionate veterinarian.

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  • Amanda Babey, RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician / Practice Manager

    Amanda grew up in Nova Scotia but moved to Alberta in 2004 to attend the Animal Health Technology program at NAIT. She graduated from the program in 2006 and has since worked with small animals in both clinic and shelter environments.

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  • Leah Kosinski, RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician / Treatment Room Manager

    Leah grew up in Edmonton and stayed close to home for her post secondary education, graduating from the Animal Health Technology program at NAIT in 2002. 

    Leah joined our team in May 2012 and made quick connections with our patients and their families.  She continues to take keen interest in anesthesia and all aspects of medical/surgical nursing.

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  • Penny Isaak, RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician

    After teaching for 11 years in the Sturgeon School division, Penny decided to change her career path. She graduated from the Animal Health Technology program at NAIT in 2014 and joined the team at Sturgeon in 2016.

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  • Randi Harnett, RVT
    Registered Veterinary Technician

    Randi first came to us as a practicum student and since graduated from the Animal Health Technology Program at NAIT. She officially joined the team in the fall of 2017. She has since developed an interest in dental prophylaxis, anesthesia and all aspects of medical/surgical nursing.

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  • Maddi Malychuk, VMA
    Veterinary Medical Assistant / Reception

    Maddi joined our team in 2015 as a new graduate of the Veterinary Medical Assistant program at NAIT. Her friendly personality and excellent memory has made her an amazing asset to our team.

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  • Shelbie Hulse

    Shelbie joined our team as a full time receptionist in August 2018. She had just recently moved to Edmonton, Alberta from Bobcaygeon, Ontario.

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  • Cassie Killeen

    Cassie joined our team January of 2019 making her our newest addition! Coming to us with years of experience, quick wit and charm, making her a great asset to our team! 

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  • Grant Slaa
    Tech Assistant / Kennel Staff

    Grant joined the Sturgeon team in December of 2016. He is a full-time student, and hopes to pursue a career in veterinary medicine. During the summer months, he also works for a landscaping company. Grant lives in St. Albert with his family and dog, Ryder.

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Hours Of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


8:30 am-5:30 pm


8:30 am-5:30 pm


8:30 am-5:30 pm


8:30 am-8:00 pm


8:30 am-5:30 pm


9:00 am-2:00 pm