Dr. Heitman has been the owner of Ottawa Animal Hospital since 1989. He graduated from Michigan State University School of Veterinary Medicine.
He is married to wife Michelle and they have two beautiful daughters: Kristen and Kylie. His 2 German Wirehaired Pointers, Nelly and Heidi, are his canine companions, in addition to two horses, one goat, and a few chickens. Dr. Heitman is also a level 2 Fear-Free certified professional.