Staff

Veterinarians

  • Dr. Eugene Osburn
    Veterinarian, Owner

    Dr. Osburn is a graduate of Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Following graduation, he moved with his family to Florence, Oregon where he worked as an associate veterinarian in Dr. Robert McKnight’s practice. Dr. Osburn decided to start his own practice in Reedsport in 1981. In 1999, the decision was made to open a practice in Florence to accommodate the many Florence clients.  Dr Osburn has never thought of being a veterinarian as a job, but as a lifestyle.  When he isn't taking care of his patients, he enjoys bass fishing, kayaking and gathering his wandering Black Angus herd.  Dr Osburn is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association.

  • Dr. Suzy Barstow
    Managing Veterinarian

    Dr Barstow is a graduate of Kansas State University.  Following graduation, Dr Barstow moved to Florence with her husband Michael.  Dr Barstow has 2 children, Ian and Joel, a lab mix Skeeter; and 2 cats; Wilbert and Punk.  She enjoys watching her boys play sports, camping and relaxing.  Dr Barstow is a member of theAmerican Veterinary Medical Association and the Oregon Veterinary Medical Association.

  • Dr.
    Heather Davis
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr Davis is a 2009 graduate of Washington State University.

  • Dr.
    Stephen Jenkins
    Associate Veterinarian

    Dr Jenkins is a 2019 graduate of Ross University

  • Beth James
    Manager

    Beth is the office manager and has been a member since September 2000.  Beth enjoys spending time with her family and friends, riding her horse and playing with her dogs, Katie, Grace and Molly.  Beth is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association and Veterinary Hospital Manager Association.

  • Kim McKinnis
    Lead Certified Veterinary Technician

    Kim has been a staff member since September of 2000.  She has more than 30 years experience as a veterinary technician and over 18 of those years have been at Osburn Veterinary Clinic as the Head Technician.  Kim has a great passion for animals and people, and a love of medicine, with special interests in preventative and nutritional medicine.  She enjoys cleaning pet's teeth and spending time assisting in surgery.  Kim received her CVT in 1998 by challenging the national and state veterinary technician boards.  At home Kim has a labrador retriever Maggie, a Tennessee Walker Regulator, two goats and 6 cats.

  • Allison Emerson
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Allison graduated from Portland Community College in June 2012 with her AAS in Veterinary Technology. While she enjoyed Portland, Allison realized that she preferred small-town life. She moved to Florence and joined the team in July 2012. Allison has 1 cat. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, and traveling and sightseeing.


  • Crysta Saxton
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Crysta is a Certified Veterinary Technician who grew up here in Florence.  Crysta graduated from Siuslaw High School in 2013.  She then  moved to Denver, CO where she attended Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology and received her Associates of Applied Science degree in 2015.  After graduation, Crysta worked at an emergency veterinary hospital in Florida for 2 years.  Crysta  joined our team in October 2017.  Outside of work, Crysta enjoys spending time with her pets, hiking, painting and sculpting.

  • Monica Severino
    Veterinary Assistant

    Monica joined the team as a veterinary assistant in October 2018


  • Kathleen Dalbeck
    Veterinary Assistant

    Kathleen joined the team as an assistant in November of 2018


  • Emily Rosinbaum
    Veterinary Assistant

    Emily joined the Osburn Veterinary team in April 2019.

  • Tryon Goff
    Veterinary Assistant

    Tryon joined the team in November of 2019.

  • Melissa Auer
    Veterinary Assistant

    Melissa joined our team in January 2020.

  • Melisa Derrick
    Receptionist

    Melisa joined our team in May 2020. 

  • Jenna Lindeman
    Clinic Assistant

    Jenna joined our team in May 2020.

  • Corinne Kruzick
    Receptionist

    Corinne joined out team in June 2020.

Reedsport Staff

  • Amy (Amanda) Vitek
    Receptionist

    Amy joined our team in July 2017.

  • Crystal Manes
    Certified Veterinary Technician

    Crystal moved from Klamath Falls OR in 2014 to Coos Bay to be closer to the beautiful Oregon Coast.  Crystal pursued her passion for helping animals by completing her associates of science in veterinary technology in May 2017 and successfully achieving her CVT license in May of 2018. Outside of working in the veterinary field, she loves spending time with friends, family and the outdoors.  Crystal joined our team in July 2019

  • Monica Serna
    Veterinary Assistant

    Monica joined our team in August 2019

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Our Regular Schedule

Business Hours

Monday:

8:30 AM-5:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:30 AM-5:00 pm

Wednesday:

8:30 AM-5:00 pm

Thursday:

8:30 AM-5:00 pm

Friday:

8:30 AM-5:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

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  • "We are from a neighboring town and had an emergency with one of our dogs and saw Dr. Barstow. She handled our emergency with such care and professionalism that we now take all our dogs to her even though its 30 min drive."
    - Team T. / Reedsport, Or

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