Our Doctors

Julie Oghigian

Julie Oghigian


Dr. Julie Oghigian has been working in the veterinary profession for well over 25 years, with over 19 of those in practice as a small animal veterinarian. She graduated from Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and chose to pursue a prestigious rotating internship at the nation’s third largest small animal referral hospital.

Dr. Julie has a strong interest in canine sports medicine and rehabilitation, canine reproduction, feline medicine/surgery, dentistry, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), zoo animal and wildlife medicine/rehabilitation. Dr. Julie is also pursuing certification through the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society. She was a Founding Fellow of the International Association of Cat Doctors and member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, and multiple other organizations. Dr. Julie was the staff doctor at Guide Dogs of America for over 4.5 years and was very excited to see the advancements and growth of the GDA veterinary program during that period.

Outside of work, Dr. Julie loves spending time with her husband, who grew up in Montana, and their two daughters, friends, and family, and enjoys competing with her champion Labrador retrievers in the AKC conformation ring, hunt tests, obedience, rally, and other performance venues. Dr. Julie is a veterinary columnist in the world-renown Labrador Quarterly magazine. She also enjoys movies, books, photography, SCUBA diving, art, and the outdoors- hiking, camping, fishing, shooting, gardening, rock-climbing, and exploring the wilderness.

Stephanie Ninnemann

Stephanie Ninnemann


Dr. Ninnemann is a native of Western Wyoming, and is a graduate of Jackson Hole High School. She completed her bachelor’s degree at Colorado State University in biomedical sciences with dual honors in 2009. She continued at CSU for both her master’s degree (also in biomedical science) as well as her DVM. Dr. Ninnemann is very passionate about preventive care and loves creating a team dynamic with her clients and patients to provide the highest standard of all-around medical care. She is very excited to be returning “home” to the Greater Yellowstone Region to practice.

Outside of the hospital, Dr. Ninnemann is a former competitive and professional figure skater, a classically trained trumpet player, a certified SCUBA diver, outdoors aficionado, travel enthusiast, and habitual baker. She is the proud mama of three cats; Scamp, a “tripawd” amputee (pictured), Meeko, who had a portion of his back leg surgically removed by Dr. Ninnemann following injury (pictured), and Fitzwilliam, her stalwart companion through all her collegiate adventures. All three cats are occasional volunteer blood donors.

Caring. Competent. Compassionate. Creekside.

Creekside Veterinary Hospital

3720 Blackwood Rd
Bozeman, MT 59718
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Fax: 406-522-0958
Email infocvhmt@gmail.com


Mon-Fri: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: Closed

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