Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Hilldale Veterinary Hospital in Southfield! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 248-356-7360 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

    Chief Veterinarain

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    Dr. DJ Whitten

    Dr. Whitten graduated from Detroit’s Cass Technical High School in 1967. He married his…

    Associate Veterinarian

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    Dr. Cindy Atler

    Dr. Atler graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University…

    Practice Manager

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    Emily Abid

    Emily grew up working at Hilldale Veterinary Hospital. She began working as a veterinary…

    Veterinary Technicians

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    Allison Flanigan

    Allison has a been a team member of Hilldale since 2015. She lives at home with her…
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    Cris Grant


    Cris has been a Veterinary Technician at Hilldale since 2015. She lives with her two dogs,…


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    Dania Khytaz

    Dania has been with Hilldale since 2014. She previously worked as a veterinary assistant…
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    Devon Berryman

    Devon has been working at Hilldale since 2012. She attended Michigan State University and…
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    Kara Montagano

    Kara has been a receptionist at Hilldale since 2013. She is currently studying to become a…


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    Christina Naumann

    Christina has been our talented groomer at Hilldale for many years. She currently lives at…