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Dr. Laura was born in Anchorage, Alaska and moved to Oregon when she was 8 years old. She spent her youth enjoying camping, helping on the farm, riding horses, raising a multitude of animals and participating in 4-H. Dr. Laura earned her Bachelor of Science in pre-veterinary medicine and equine sciences from Oregon State University in 2010.
In 2012, Dr. Laura earned her Masters of Science from Oregon State University. She worked in the theriogenology laboratory and did her thesis developing a canine model for human preeclampsia, which led to publications in scientific journals and a multitude of presentations at conferences.
In June 2017, she earned her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Oregon State University. During those 4 years she enjoyed riding and competing on her horse, working and interning at veterinary clinics, traveling and studying hard!
Dr. Laura enjoys soft tissue surgery, walking into the exam rooms of happy animals, bringing relief to suffering pets and building lasting relationships with clients. She believes that client education and communication are just as important as diagnostic tests. She just bought her first home in Hillsboro, Oregon where she has room to keep her menagerie of animals.
Dr. Laura joined the team at Companion Pet Clinic of Beaverton in July 2017 and is adored by clients and staff.