Dr. Laura is a Portland native who graduated from Oregon State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2015. She has worked in small animal general practice, mobile euthanasia, and even owned a mobile veterinary acupuncture practice for a few years. Her passions are preventative medicine, alternative medicine, and palliative care. She believes that pet owners know their pet best so seeks to provide them with all options so that they can make informed decisions about their pet's care. She also believes that the vet clinic should be a positive experience for all pets and tries to personalize each visit to make pets feel as comfortable as possible.
Dr. Laura lives with her husband, three young sons, and two dogs in West Linn. She enjoys hiking, exploring the Portland food scene, and competitive powerlifting.