She then attended St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine in Grenada, the West Indies where she received her DVM degree. Dr. Lopez stayed active in community programs to educate the local Grenadians on pet care, parasite control and preventive medicine. After graduating from veterinary school, she began general practice in Miami, while continuing her education and receiving her MBA in Multi- Sector Health Management. She then took a position as a medical director for a 24-hour, 12 doctor general practice and emergency hospital in Pittsburgh, PA. Her varied veterinary interests include dermatology, surgery and emergency care. She loves to interact with pet parents and their pets which is why she continues to work on the weekends in clinical practice. During the week, she works for a veterinary diagnostic laboratory company as a consulting veterinarian. Dr. Lopez fur babies include two French bulldogs, Roxy Razzle Dazzle and King Pickle Dickle, and a miniature red poodle, affectionately named Poodle.