Our Vet Team

Kuta Clinic

  • Drh. Novita Castalia DVM
    Head Veterinarian
    Drh. Novita Castalia

    Drh Novita studied veterinary medicine at Airlangga University in Surabaya, East Java. After graduating in 2009 she worked at Vitapet Animal Clinic in Jakarta, and in June 2012 she moved to Bali to join Sunset Vet Kuta. She has since completed postgraduate courses in clinical pathology, ultrasonography, gastroenterology and acupuncture. Drh Novita is the Head Veterinarian at Sunset Vet Kuta and is known for her wonderful bedside manner.

  • Drh. Wirsa Nurahyani DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Wirsa Nurahyani

    Drh. Wirsa holds a doctorate in veterinary science from Udayana University (2009). She started her career at the Bali Animal Welfare Association as part of their rabies vaccination team and subsequently as one of their clinic vets. She did further clinical training at Vetwest clinic in Perth, Australia, and gained further surgical experience at Lanta Animal Welfare in Thailand before joining Sunset Vet in early 2012. Drh. Wirsa has special interests in nutrition and dentistry. She is a huge animal lover and gets particularly excited whenever there is a dog or cat giving birth in the clinic!

  • Drh. Steven Leo DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Steven Leo

    Drh. Steven graduated from Airlangga University, Surabaya in 2014 with the prestigious award of best vet student. During his studies he was also a keen volunteer for Surabaya Animal Care, helping street dogs and cats and also freelancing at Octopussy Vet Clinic. At Airlangga University he was an assistant lecturer in histology for 3 years so is highly competent with a microscope. Drh Steven has special interests in clinical pathology, the fusion of Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine, and acupuncture.

  • Drh. Veny Lestari DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Veny Lestari

    Drh Veny graduated from Airlangga University, Surabaya in 2015 and first joined Sunset Vet as an intern, subsequently staying on and joining the vet team full time. Drh Veny's main clinical interests are cardiology, imaging (both radiography and ultrasonography) as well as clinical pathology. Drh Veny is based at Sunset Vet Kuta and is also a keen badminton player.

  • Drh. Andryan Quentinus DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Andryan Quentinus

    Drh Andryan graduated as a vet from Udayana University in 2015 but was already well known to us as he had worked part time as a vet nurse at Sunset Vet Kuta during his studies. On joining the clinic post graduation he soon gravitated towards surgery. After a spell working in Australia during 2018, Drh Andryan returned to Sunset Vet Kuta as a Senior Veterinarian and his clinical interest is all aspects of surgery, both soft tissue and orthopaedics.

  • Drh. Wilson Lois DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Wilson Lois

    Drh Wilson graduated from Udayana University's veterinary faculty in March 2015, and after an internship joined the Sunset Vet team at our Kuta branch. Drh Wilson's main clinical interests are emergency medicine and soft tissue surgery, but he is most loved by clients for his bedside manner and compassionate approach to his patients. Outside of the clinic he is a keen futsal player and coach.

  • Drh. Talita Milani DVM
    Veterinarian
    Drh. Talita Milani

    Drh Talita graduated from Bogor Agricultural University, West Java in December 2016. Although she did her thesis on dolphins and subsequently worked at an orangutan conservation centre in Borneo, her love of dogs and cats drew her back to small animal veterinary practice. She joined the graduate internship scheme at Sunset Vet Kuta in 2016 and is now a full time junior veterinarian with clinical interests in internal medicine and imaging.

  • Drh. Agung Aryaningsih DVM
    Veterinarian
     Drh. Agung Aryaningsih

    Drh Agung ('Jung') graduated cum lauda from Udayana University in August 2016 with the presigious award of 'The Best Veterinary Student'. Her love of animal rescue led to her volunteering since 2013 in the medical team of Bali Rumah Singgah Satwa (Bali RuSS), a shelter for stray dogs and cats. In 2016 she joined our graduate internship scheme at Sunset Vet Kuta, later joining our vet team full time at Sunset Vet Ubud before returning to our Kuta branch in June 2020. She loves everything about small animals but is especially passionate about soft tissue surgery, radiology and cytology.

  • Drh. Ingrid Maspaitella DVM
    Veterinarian
    Drh. Ingrid Maspaitella

    Drh Ingrid graduated from Udayana University in August 2016 but had already accumulated useful clinical experience having volunteered since 2013 as a medical officer at Bali Rumah Singgah Satwa (Bali RuSS), a shelter for homeless dogs and cats. Drh Ingrid joined the graduate internship program at Sunset Vet Kuta in November 2016 and joined the vet team full time in January 2017. Her main clinical interests are soft tissue and orthopedic surgery and outside the clinic she is a keen basketball player.

  • Drh. Irene Soteriani DVM
    Veterinarian
     Drh. Irene Soteriani

    Drh Irene graduated Cum Laude from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) in 2017. During her studies she also worked as a registration officer for an animal medicine company, but realised that her true calling was small animal practice. In September 2017 she joined the Sunset Vet Kuta team, and hopes one day to become a specialist in veterinary dermatology. Outside the clinic her passions include flower arranging, choir conducting and jazz music.

  • Drh. Ari Dwipayanti DVM
    Veterinarian
    Drh. Ari Dwipayanti

    Drh. Ari stems from the Karangasem region of Bali and after graduating as a vet from Udayana University in 2013 she started her career as a veterinary officer for CV. Inquatex, a Primate Breeding Centre. During this time she also worked with a variety of miniature animals (miniature horses, donkeys & cattle) as well as with alpacas, sheep and goats. In September 2017 she joined the Sunset Vet Kuta team where her main clinical interests are Emergency and Critical Care, Soft Tissue Surgery and Equine Medicine.

  • Drh. Ratih Komala DVM
    Veterinarian
    Drh. Ratih Komala

    Drh Ratih graduated as a vet from Udayana University in 2017, and joined Sunset Vet Ubud as an intern. She later went on to join Sunset Vet Kuta permanently as a junior veterinarian. Drh Ratih's clinical interests are dermatology and soft tissue surgery, she has also recently completed courses in haematology and feline internal medicine.

  • Drh. Malika Ulin DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Malika Ulin

    Drh Malika graduated as a vet from Airlangga University, Surabaya in September 2018. During her studies she was a keen equestrian but on graduating felt a calling to working with companion animals. Her main clinical interests are soft tissue surgery and zoological medicine.

  • Drh. Aprilia Navratilova DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Aprilia Navratilova

    Drh. Aprilia graduated as a vet from Brawijaya University, Malang in 2018. During her studies she also worked at Javan Monkeys Rehabilitation Centre for 2 years, and also worked in an animal diagnostic clinical pathology lab. Her main clinical interests are small animal dermatology, dentistry and veterinary clinical pathology. Outside the clinic she enjoys futsal and archery.

  • Drh. Winoto Angkasa DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Winoto Angkasa

    Drh. Winoto graduated as a vet from Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta in 2018. His dream of becoming an expert in small animal practice led him to join Sunset Vet Kuta in January 2019 as an intern. He excelled during his internship and later joined the team full time as a Junior Veterinarian. Drh Winoto's main clinical interests are internal medicine and soft tissue surgery.

  • Drh. Kartika Dhyani Tantri DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Kartika Dhyani Tantri

    Drh. Tika graduated as a vet from Gadjah Mada University, Jogjakarta in 2018. Her first role was as an assistant in the Veterinary Public Health Laboratory but she realised then that her calling was small animal practice. In 2019 she joined Sunset Vet Kuta first as an intern and then later as a Junior Veterinarian. Her main interests are internal medicine and dermatology.

  • Drh. Dominique Shiny DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Dominique Shiny

    Drh Dominique graduated from Bogor Agricultural University in April 2019 having completed an internship in exotic animal medicine at Kasetsart University, Thailand. In May 2019 she interned at Sunset Vet Kuta and subsequently joined the vet team full time. Drh Dominique's main clinical interests are internal medicine and exotic pets. Outside the clinic, she likes to play volleyball and badminton.

  • Drh. Kartika Kristianto DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Kartika Kristianto

    Drh. Kartika graduated as a vet from Udayana University in December 2018 and joined the internship program at Sunset Vet soon thereafter. In May 2020 she joined the Kuta vet team full time and has diverse clinical interests including internal medicine, dermatology, traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture.

  • Drh. Dhea Rahayuningtyas DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Dhea Rahayuningtyas

    Drh. Dhea graduated from Airlangga University in December 2019 having won Most Outstanding Student Award from the veterinary faculty. She completed semesters at UPM Veterinary Hospital and PTC Equine Hospital in Malaysia, and shortly after graduation she joined the Sunset Vet internship program at our Kuta clinic, becoming part of our full time vet team in February 2020. Her main clinical interests are neurology and clinical pathology and during her leisure time she enjoys horseback riding and singing.

  • Drh. Qonita Aulia DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Qonita Aulia

    Drh Qonita graduated cum laude from Airlangga University in 2020 and joined Sunset Vet Kuta's internship program soon thereafter. At vet school she was assistant lecturer in veterinary anatomy but her thesis on emergency care in rabbits drew her towards exotic animal medicine along with internal medicine and immunology. In her spare time she enjoys watercolour painting and literature.

Ubud Clinic

  • Drh. Wulan Setyaningrum DVM
    Head Veterinarian
    Drh. Wulan Setyaningrum

    Drh Wulan graduated as a vet from Udayana University in 2008 and went on to work at Anom Clinic in Sanur and Vitapet Clinic in Jakarta, where she developed special interests in surgery and opthalmology. In 2013 she moved to Bali and joined Sunset Vet's Kuta branch. In 2014 she completed an advanced Orthopedic Surgery course in Kuala Lumpur and in 2017 a Neurosurgery course at the same institution. Drh Wulan is the Head Veterinarian at Sunset Vet Ubud.

  • Drh. Raysa Merliana DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
    Drh. Raysa Merliana

    Drh Raysa received her Bachelor in veterinary medicine from Udayana University in 2013 and her Masters in 2014. In 2015 she joined the Sunset Vet team as a junior veterinarian working at the Ubud branch. She enjoys all aspects of small animal medicine and surgery but has a special interest in clinical pathology and particularly cytology, histopathology and dermatology.

  • Drh. Estry Damanik DVM
    Senior Veterinarian
     Drh. Estry Damanik

    Drh. Estry (known to all as 'Drh. Echy') studied veterinary medicine at Udayana University, graduating in May 2014. Her first job was in Jakarta, working at Laras Satwa Clinic in Tangerang. A year later she followed her heart and moved back to Bali, joining Sunset Vet initially in our Kuta branch before moving to our Ubud clinic's vet team. Drh. Echy has special interests in imaging, clinical pathology and acupuncture.

  • Drh. Yeni Purbowati DVM
    Veterinarian
    Drh. Yeni Purbowati

    Drh. Yeni studied veterinary medicine at Airlangga University in Surabaya, graduating in February 2016. Whilst interning at Sunset Vet Kuta she impressed with her passion for learning and natural surgical skills, and choosing to advance her career in Bali she joined the Sunset Vet Ubud team. Drh. Yeni has since completed courses in abdominal and cardiac ultrasound but is most interested in surgery, both soft tissue and orthopedics.

  • Drh. Ratih Pramiswari DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Ratih Pramiswari

    Drh. Ratih graduated from Udayana University in 2017 and on qualifying as a vet, interned at both Sunset Vet's Kuta and Ubud branches. She subsequently joined the vet team full time at Sunset Vet Ubud. Drh Ratih's main clinical interests are dermatology and internal medicine.

  • Drh. Dina Novitasari DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Dina Novitasari

    Drh Dina graduated as a vet with honours from Airlangga University, Surabaya in September 2018. During her studies she interned at an Avian Influenza Research Centre for a year, but her love for small animals took her back to small animal veterinary practice. In March 2019, Drh Dina joined the Sunset Vet Ubud team full time and has special interests in internal medicine and clinical pathology.

  • Drh. Kadek Meidyani DVM
    Junior Veterinarian
    Drh. Kadek Meidyani

    Drh Meidy graduated from Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) with Distinction in April 2020. During her studies she volunteered in Thailand and worked for an animal health exhibition in Indonesia, realising her passion for a career as a small animal practitioner. Her special interests are internal medicine and clinical pathology.