David Helper, DVM

Founder of Northview Animal Hospital 1989
Graduate of Southern Illinois University B.A. Biology 1979
University of Illinois B.S. Veterinary Science 1981
University of Illinois School of Veterinary Medicine D.V.M. 1983
Moved to Albuquerque 1983, staff veterinarian at Bolton Animal Hospital for the 5 years prior to opening Northview Animal Hospital.

Hobbies: Fishing and other outdoor activities, Travel.
Married with 2 children.

Sara Romero, DVM

Dr. Sara Romero is a New Mexico native and a 2002 graduate of Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine. She has been treating dogs and cats at Northview Animal Hospital since 2005. Dr. Romero's professional interests include internal medicine, dentistry, and nutrition.

Dayna Pauly, DVM

Dr. Pauly is a native of Albuquerque.  She went to UNM for her undergraduate degree (BS biology), then obtained her veterinary degree from Colorado State University in 2007.  She worked at Northview Animal Hospital during high school and college and has been back at Northview as a veterinarian since 2007.  Dr. Pauly’s professional interests include infectious disease, preventive medicine, and zoonotic diseases.  She has 2 young sons and enjoys coaching soccer and spending time outdoors.

Christina Cooper, DVM

Dr. Cooper is a native of Las Cruces. She went to NMSU for her bachelors' degrees in Animal Science, History, and Foreign Languages. She obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in 2014. Her professional interests include surgery, exotic species medicine, and shelter medicine. In her free time she loves to spend time outdoors, traveling, or hanging out with her array of pets at home.

Robert Tyler Sedam, DVM

Dr. Sedam is an Albuquerque native. He attended the University of New Mexico for his undergraduate degree where he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in Economics. His love of veterinary medicine was developed at Northview where he began watching surgeries in 6th grade. He graduated from Colorado State University with his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. He is excited to begin his career at Northview Animal Hospital. His professional interests include: Surgery, Oncology and Internal Medicine. In his free time, he enjoys swimming, hiking, fishing and dreaming of one day having two dogs of his own.

Hours & Contact Info

Northview Animal Hospital
7601 Anaheim NE
Albuquerque, NM 87122

Phone: 505-828-1136
Fax: 505-797-2495

Hours: Mon-Fri: 7:30am-6:00pm,
Sat: 8:30am-12:00pm, Sun: Closed