Dr. Sorem is a Bay Area native who spent fifteen years living in Boston, MA and Jackson Hole, WY before moving back to San Francisco in 1996. She holds bachelor's degrees from Boston University and San Francisco State University and earned her DVM from U.C. Davis in 2006. She completed a one-year internship at the Pet Emergency and Specialty Center of Marin before joining VCA Bay Area Animal Hospital in 2007. She has a background in wildlife rehabilitation and has a particular interest in wild birds. When not working she enjoys gardening, movies, urban hiking with her husband and dog, and a good thunderstorm.