Plainfield Veterinary Service

Plainfield and Clarksville Veterinary Service is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Plainfield, IA, with a satellite clinic in Clarksville, IA. The professional and courteous staff at Plainfield and Clarksville Veterinary Service seek to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients. We also provide Production Animal surgical, reproductive and medical services. 

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Plainfield and Clarksville Veterinary Service strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Plainfield, Clarksville and  surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Plainfield and ClarksvilleVeterinary Service can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet or Production Animal investment. 
Vet check-up with client and her dog
  • 302 S. Main St.
  • Plainfield, IA 50666
  • Phone: 319-276-4406
  • Clarksville Vet Service:
  • Phone: 319-278-1138
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  • Mon-Fri: 7:00am-5:00pm
  • Sat: 8:00am - Noon
  • Sun: Closed
  • After Hrs ER: 319-276-4406
  • Randy Groth, DVM

    Practice Owner

    Dr. Groth is a native of Riceville, IA and as managing partner is interested in bovine reproductive and preventative medicine and is committed to the care of emergency conditions of all species.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1981
    Education:
    DVM, Iowa State University
    Interests:
    Mixed Animal Practice
  • Alan R. Van Arkel, DVM

    Practice Owner

    Dr. Van Arkel is a native of Grinnell, IA and as senior partner is interested in bovine medicine, equine health and  is committed to the care of emergency conditions of  all species. Member of the AVMA, IVMA, AASP and AABP.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1973
    Education:
    DVM, Iowa State University
    Interests:
    Mixed Animal Practice
  • Dane M. DeBower, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. DeBower is a native of Waverly, IA and is devoted to the care of creatures great and small. Special interests include companion animal medicine, surgery, diagnostics and geriatric care. Diverse interests in large animal medicine and surgery and a commitment to the care of animal emergencies is paramount. Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Iowa Veterinary Medical Association.   

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1996
    Education:
    DVM, Iowa State University
    Interests:
    Mixed Animal Practice
  • Jeremy Carpenter, DVM

    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr. Carpenter is a native of Horton, IA and is interested in dairy herd improvement, bovine surgery, equine medicine/surgery and is committed to the care of emergency conditions of all species.

    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2006
    Education:
    DVM, Iowa State University
    Interests:
    Mixed Animal Practice
  • Deb Foster

    Receptionist/ Billing Clerk 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1987
  • Tammy Fraser

    Receptionist/ Animal Care Assistant 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1990
  • Sandy Ruby

    Receptionist/ Animal Care Assistant
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2000
  • Emily Joecken

    Registered Veterinary Technician 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2004
    Education:
    CVT, Kirkwood Community College
  • Serena Deutsch

    Receptionist/Animal Care Assistant 
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2008
  • Kayla Ohrt

    Registered Veterinary Technician
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2007
    Education:
    CVT Kirkwood Community College