Our Veterinarians

MI Vets

The Oakwood Animal Hospital team of skilled veterinarians welcomes you to our practice. Proudly serving the Kalamazoo and Oakwood areas. At Oakwood Animal Hospital, it is our daily privilege to provide quality vet care to your cherished pet, with compassion and competence. We hope to ensure a positive impact on our patients, pet owners and the local community.


Jonathan Barkow, DVM

Dr. Barkow is a graduate from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine. He is also a diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Canine and Feline Practice)

Dr. Barkow enjoys all aspects of canine/ feline medicine and has an interest in orthopedic surgery. He also enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and the outdoors.

Andrea Walker, DVM

Dr. Walker is originally from Heartland Michigan and is a graduate from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine. She is excited to be working in canine/feline medicine, therefore helping pets reach their full health potential, while strengthening the human-animal bond. Dr. Walker’s interest include behavioral medicine, hanging out with friends and family (especially her young niece and nephews), and just enjoying all of life. Her current pets include “Little Girl”, a tiny cat with big personality, and Remy, an intelligent & adorable Weimaraner-poodle mix.

Dawn Martinez, DVM

Dr. Martinez is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. After veterinary school she completed an internship at The Animal Medical Center in New York. Her special areas of interest are internal medicine and critical care. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Allyson Barchett, DVM

Dr. Barchett is originally from southwest Michigan and is thrilled to return to the area since graduating from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine. She has an interest in preventive medicine, pain management, and cardiology. Her interests include camping and spending time outdoors. She shares her home with her fiancé and 2 dogs (Gidget and Dunkel).