102 Garden Street | Yorkville, IL 60560
Phone: 630-882-6060

Our Doctors

Dr. Jeremy Buishas

Dr. Jeremy Buishas is majority owner of Yorkville Animal Hospital. He did his undergraduate studies at Eastern Illinois University and graduated from Ross University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. He is also the sole owner of Glen Ellyn Animal Hospital, which he acquired in 2003. He and his wife have three daughters, and during his time away from the hospital he enjoys fishing and being outdoors.

Dr. John Coyne

Dr. John A. Coyne is part-owner of Yorkville Animal Hospital. He was raised on a farm in Central Illinois and graduated from University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1974. Dr. Coyne also owns and operates Forest South Animal Hospital, Midwest Animal Hospital and Animal Care Center. He is a big fan of U of I athletics, and enjoys all Chicago sports. He and his wife Ruth have 2 daughters and 4 grandchildren.

Dr. Jason Long

Dr. Jason Long is part-owner of Yorkville Animal Hospital. He earned his undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University and graduated from University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2007. His professional veterinary interests are internal medicine, orthopedic surgery and laser surgery. He is very active during his spare time, which he spends on the golf course, playing softball and participating in long distance races.

Dr. Jami Fourez

Dr. Jami Fourez grew up on a farm in central Illinois. She completed her undergraduate degree in Animal Science at the University of Illinois and continued on to the University of Illinois of Veterinary Medicine, graduating in 2007. Her veterinary interests include internal medicine and preventative medicine. Dr. Fourez enjoys spending time with her three dogs (Oskee, Chief, & Tannin), reading, and boating.

Dr. Stephanie Oedewaldt

Dr. Stephanie Oedewaldt was born and raised in a small town in central Illinois. She completed her undergraduate studies in Biology and Chemistry at the University of Illinois and graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 2009. She shares her home with three cats (Lois, Clark, and Lex) and her dog, Rita.

Dr. Amy Redeker

Dr. Amy Redeker grew up in West Dundee, Illinois and attended Iowa State University, where she earned a degree in Animal Science with a minor in Spanish. In 2010, she graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include internal medicine, surgery, and dermatology. She enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her cats (Nala, Sissy, and Louder), and dog (Marley).

Dr. Amanda Mirabella

Dr. Amanda Mirabella was born and raised in Elgin Illinois. She completed her undergraduate degree at The University of Findlay in Ohio on a softball scholarship. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. Her professional interests include soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, internal medicine, and she has a strong interest in exotic and wildlife medicine. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and her boyfriend. She shares her home with her two dogs (Bindi and Juno), four cats (Tyson, Sadie, Dexter, and Morgan), and her numerous exotic animals- including her two Dutch rabbits, two red-eared slider turtles, a box turtle, and her Quaker parrot (Luigi).

Dr. Donna Jacobsen

Dr. Jacobsen grew up in Long Branch, NJ and attended Yale University where she obtained a degree in Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology. She graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003 and then went on to complete a rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Garden State Veterinary Specialists in Tinton Falls, NJ. Dr. Jacobsen's professional interests include surgery, critical care and metabolic disorders. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and keeping active with crossfit. Dr. Jacobsen shares her home with 3 dogs (Jersey, Libby, and Finnegan), 2 cats (Taco and Lola) and 1 guinea pig (Squeaks).