Dr. Stephanie Nelson

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine

St. Louis City

Dr. Nelson graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia Vet School in 2001. She has worked as a veterinarian in small animal private practice and in the shelter setting.

Dr. Nelson has two senior sibling cats, a Tortie named Tsarina Anastasia and an orange Tabby named Nicholas the Ridiculous. She also shares her home with a blind Schnauzer named Nikki and a German Shepherd Mix named Oomi.

In her spare time, Dr. Nelson likes to read fantasy and mysteries, gardening, swimming, walking the dogs, and traveling. When asked that famous St. Louis question, "Where did you go to high school?" Her answer: Nernix Hall.