Friends of Hope

Kristin E De Vries, DVM

4450 128th Street

Urbandale, IA  50323

(515) 331-9035


Dr. Kristin De Vries attended Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated in 2002.   Upon graduation Dr. De Vries practiced in Boone and had her own relief (substitute) business. She was an associate practitioner at Avondale Veterinary Healthcare Complex before signing on at Village Veterinary Hospital.  After working at Village Veterinary Hospital for 12 years, she is excited to be a practice owner at Pet Medical Center of Urbandale.

In her free time Dr. De Vries enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, and Greyhound named Gibbs.   Dr. De Vries is well-trained in small animal medicine and surgery.  She has also studied advanced dentistry techniques in Minnesota and Colorado.  She has a passion for integrative medicine and has had success in managing a variety of ailments with dietary therapy, supplements and essential oil options.  Dr. De Vries enjoys providing compassionate care and creativity to fit the needs of each of her patients and clients.

Summit Veterinary Services

(515) 462-3711


Retail/Grooming Partners:

Pet Supplies Plus (Merle Hay Rd in Des Moines, Fleur Dr. in Des Moines, & Altoona)

Wholesome Pet Essentials in Ankeny

Just Paws Gourmet (Merle Hay Mall)