We are extremely happy to introduce you to Dr. Karinda Elliott who recently joined the Long Trail Veterinary Center Team! She is a unique addition to the Burlington area as a certified physical rehabilitator.
Dr. Karinda Elliott grew up in Central New York. She then moved to Georgia to attend the University of Georgia where she attained Bachelors of Science in Ecology and Biology. She continued her studies at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She graduated with her degree as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2006 with high honors. Dr. Elliott then practiced in the metro Atlanta area until late 2013, when she and her husband purchased an RV and starting exploring the United States. She always knew that the Northeast was home and after spending several months in Vermont, she knew Vermont was it. She is happily making the Burlington area home with her husband, their German wirehaired pointer, and their feline friend.
Dr. Elliott has always been passionate about veterinary medicine. Her passion has only grown with her decade of experience. She finds it extremely gratifying helping patients live full, healthy, happy lives and helping pet parents deepened their human animal bond. While she loves all aspects of veterinary medicine her professional passions include physical rehabilitation, internal medicine, soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and feline medicine. She received her certification in physical rehabilitation in 2012 from the University of Tennessee. She is also USDA accredited and a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. Elliott’s interests are traveling, local food culture, hiking, reading, and spending time with family and friends. Of course, she also loves winter sport activities.