Meet Our Vets


Dr. Laverne Nikiforuk, DVM

Dr. Nikiforuk has been with Northgate for over 20 years. She is a graduate of the highly esteemed veterinary medicine program at the University of Saskatchewan. She enjoys connecting with clients and helping provide the best care for your pets. With her husband and two daughters, their family farm has 500 cows accompanied by horses, dogs, cats, and ducks! When Dr. Nikiforuk is not caring for animals you can find her in the garden or collecting antiques. 





Dr. Alison Jackson, DVM

Dr. Jackson has been a co-owner and vital part of the Northgate Veterinary Hospital's successful practice since 1985. She resides on a acreage with her spouse Don, four dogs, a cat and 40 fish. Dr. Jackson’s passions are kayaking, biking, travelling and her koi pond.  Her favourite place to kayak is Canada’s west coast, where she has encountered whales, sea lions, dolphins and seals within feet from her boat.