Meet Our Doctors

  • John Nowery, DVM

    Dr. Nowery has been the owner of Pet Medical Center of Westerville since 1999.  He is a two time graduate of the Ohio State University with a B.S. in Zoology and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. He has a strong interest in surgery and dentistry.

    He lives in Westerville with his wife, son and daughter. They have a Long haired Chihuahua (Lady), a teacup Yorkie (Sparkles; pictured) and a Pomeranian/long haired chihuahua mix (Foxy).

    In addition to being recommended as on of the best vets in Westerville, he and his family are members of Heritage Christian Church in Westerville near Columbus.

    Dr. Nowery enjoys landscaping, OSU sports (GO BUCKS!!!), playing basketball and golf, and spending time with his family.

  • Dr.
    Kirk Forte

    Dr. Forte is the newest member of the family at Pet Medical Center of Westerville, though many of you will remember him from his time as a veterinary assistant prior to attending vet school at THE Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. 

    Since graduation, Dr. Forte has been working in Columbus to help pet owners keep their pets (and working animals) as healthy as possible by emphasizing preventive medicine, a proactive approach to wellness care. His continuing education has been, and remains, focused on general surgery and dentistry. Dr. Forte is an active member of the Ohio Veterinary Medical Association, the American Veterinary Medical Association, and Phi Zeta - the nation's only veterinary honor society. He is thrilled to be returning to work with Dr. Nowery and all the dedicated clients and wonderful patients at PMCW. 

    In his free time, Dr. Forte enjoys running, cycling, and landscaping/gardening. He is an avid baseball fan, and loves all Buckeye sports. He and his wife have a beautiful son and share their home with two dogs, keeping life fun and interesting.  


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