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Lauren Wood
Medical Director DVM

Dr. Wood grew up in rural Indiana on a farm, where she developed a love for animals and a passion for helping them. After obtaining her B.S. in Biology, she attended Purdue University’s Veterinary School. During her time in veterinary school she studied abroad in South Africa and India.

Following graduation, she worked at a rural practice in Indiana. Then she spent two years working in the west coast of Ireland before returning back home to Indiana. Her special interests include: emergency veterinary medicine and soft tissue surgery. She enjoys cooking, running, pottery, gardening, traveling the world, spending time with her family and being outdoors with her four pets: Iseolt the Brittany spaniel, Gizmo the Shih Tzu, Maude the Pointer and Annie the Jack Russell terrier and Chihuahua mix.


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