The team at Riverstone Veterinary Services is comprised of highly trained and experienced animal health professionals who have a genuine love for working with pets. Our staff treats every patient with the highest quality of medical care as well as a gentle touch.
Dr. Curtis Luzi was born and raised in the rural Calgary area. He received his Bachelor of Science and Agriculture at U of A. In 2003 he received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Saskatchewan with the American Veterinary Medicine award in large animal surgery. Dr. Luzi worked in mixed animal practice in the Sundre/Olds area upon graduating before opening Riverstone Veterinary Services in August 2015. Dr. Luzi enjoys working with both large and small animals, with a keen interest in equine medicine. He has gained experience in the latest equine technology, including digital radiology and ultrasound. He is looking forward to working with you in all your animal health needs.
Amie is a Registered Veterinary Technologist. She was born and raised in Saskatchewan at Madge Lake where she enjoyed life on the lake and working at the local riding stables. In 2006 she graduated from the Veterinary Technology program in Saskatoon and moved to Alberta to pursue all the outdoor activities this province has to offer. She worked in a mixed animal practice in rural Alberta for 6 years before starting at Olds College in 2012 where she now is an instructor in the Animal Health Technology and Veterinary Technical Assistant programs. In her spare time, Amie enjoys long distance running, spending time with daughters Aspen and Emily, hiking, downhill skiing, and helping raise all their 4 legged family members.
Shaylin Muller is a Registered Veterinary Technician and has worked for Riverstone Vet Services since April 2015. She received her diploma in Animal Health Technology from Olds College. She has lots of animal experience as she was raised on a local farm outside of Olds, AB. She grew up with a wide variety of animals from small to large. She previously volunteered with Dr Curtis Luzi while completing high school. She is dedicated, compassionate and concerned with the wellbeing of every animal she encounters as if they were her own. Her extended pet family includes 3 dogs and 4 cats that she enjoys spending her free time with. She also enjoys spending time with her family, hiking with her dogs, watching movies, and woodworking.
Desirae Jackson was born and raised on a farm just north of Sundre, where her family raises beef cattle and quarter horses. Her farm experience, along with nine years in 4H, gave her a good foundation in the agriculture sector. She is a graduate from the Physiotherapist Assistant Program at Red Deer College, and in November of 2016 her passion for animals led her to Riverstone Vet. Here she helps with reception and vet assistant duties. Desirae spends many weekends on the rodeo trail competing on the amateur barrel racing circuit, and in her spare time she can be found enjoying the outdoors through hiking, camping, and working with her young horse projects.
Aspen and Emily Luzi are daughters of Dr. Curtis Luzi and Amie Seidle. You will likely see them around as they thoroughly enjoy spending time helping out around the clinic. They specialize in providing excellent patient care and can often be found holding paws, and visiting with the patients. Aspen enjoys spending her free time riding horses, skating, and crafting. Emily is enjoying gymnastics and skating. They look forward to meeting your four-legged friends!