Veterinary Technician Faculty

Dan Drahos, DVM


Dr. Dan Drahos received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 1993 from Iowa State University.  The first seven years after graduating, he worked in mixed animal practices in Tipton and Eldridge, Iowa.  In 1999, while still working in Eldridge, Dr. Drahos founded the Animal Emergency Center of the Quad Cities, located in Bettendorf, Iowa, where he continues to serve as Chief Executive Officer.

In 2000, he moved to Muscatine and purchased Riverside Animal Hospital which he still owns and where he still works part-time performing small animal surgeries.   In 2010, Dr. Drahos joined Muscatine Community College as the full-time Resident Veterinarian for the Veterinary Technology Program.

In his spare time, Dr. Drahos enjoys cooking, barbecuing, racquet sports, and playing various musical instruments