Heidi Grooms, DVM
Dr. Heidi Grooms is the practice owner and primary veterinarian. She completed her undergrad at the University of Illinois in Animal Sciences and went on to graduate the U of I Vet School in the spring of 2008. Dr. Heidi and her husband Nick bought the clinic from Dr. Robert and Neal Graham on July 1st, 2008. Dr. Heidi enjoys the challenges that mixed animal practice provides. Most days she can be found on farms treating a variety of animals. She especially enjoys working up lame horses, using her ultrasound during breeding season and treating foals. Dr. Heidi still likes to get back into the small animal clinic for surgeries and to see her cat and dog patients. She has two daughters, Gabby and Grace, and three rescue black lab mixes, Jake, Katie and Callie. In her free time, Dr. Heidi enjoys getting out on her boat in the summer and trail riding her aunt and uncles horses with her daughters.
Tiffany Davis is a CVT/ Office Manager here at Graham Vet Clinic and first joined our team in May of 2011 after graduating from Parkland College with a degree in Veterinary Technology. She lives in Sullivan with her husband Ben, their two children Brantley and Lillian, two dogs Jaxson (Yorkie) and Raisin (Chocolate Lab), and Charlie the cat. She thoroughly enjoys monitoring Surgeries and caring for hospitalized patients. Tiffany is great at multi-tasking and time management which makes her an important member of our veterinary team. In her spare time she enjoys being with family and friends, boating, camping and watching her favorite sport, NASCAR.
Megan Jamison is originally from Bloomington, IL. She graduated Parkland College in May of 2012 with a degree in Veterinary Technology and joined our team in August of 2012 as a CVT. Megan thoroughly enjoys wound treatment and neonatal care and is dedicated to the education of both clients and future technicians. She previously logged volunteer hours at a small zoo doing animal enrichment, animal handling and educating the public on various exotic species. She lives with her two dogs, Titan (German Shepherd) and Grizzly (Australian Shepherd mix), as well as any number of foster dogs. In her free time she rescues dogs, because she has yet to find an ultimate Frisbee team in the area.
Karen Litteral started with us in June 2016 as a receptionist. She was born and raised in Arthur and lives here with her husband Scott, and 3 chihuahuas, Roscoe, Daisy and Zoey. Karen has 4 adult children, a daughter, son, and two step-sons. She also has 4 grandaughters and 1 grandson. In her free time, Karen enjoys spending time with her family playing games, traveling, shopping and riding her bike.
Tanner Typer has been job shadowing and volunteering with us for years as he prepares for a career as a veterinarian. He officially joined us in January of 2017 as an assistant and has been a tremendous asset to our team due to his good humor and driven attitude. Tanner graduated U of I in 2016 with a degree in Animal Sciences. He has several horses, cats, and two dogs Annie and Boomer.
Hannah Scott was added to our team in May 2016 and is our kennel manager and part-time receptionist. She originally went to school to be a CNA and worked a combined 8 years in the human medical field but anyone who knows Hannah will tell you she has always had a love for animals and is heavily involved in the rescue community. She owns two small rescue Yorkies, Penelope and Bailey, and enjoys dressing them up. Hannah is originally from Arthur and enjoys hiking and fishing when the weather is nice. Fun fact: she is also a twin!
Jackie Crabtree joined us in October of 2016 as a kennel assistant. She is originally from Indiana but moved to the area before high school. Jackie worked in the human field as a CNA from 2007-2009. She now lives in Arthur with her husband Kyle, two children Alexis and Conner, their guppies and a Leopard Gecko named Charlie. In her free time she enjoys working out and playing Uno with her family.
Paige Cowell will be joining us in May of 2017 as a CVT after she graduates from Parkland with a degree in Veterinary Technology. Paige is originally from Gibson City, IL. Her medical interests include dentistry and nutrition. Paige grew up with dachshunds but currently owns one cat named Caroline. In her free time she enjoys attending concerts and especially enjoys George Strait.