Dr. Erin McDermott is a 2005 graduate of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine. She has worked in private practice, preventative care and shelter medicine in the St. Louis metro area since that time. Active memberships include the American Veterinary Medical Association and Greater St. Louis Veterinary Medical Association. She is a mother of four, grandmother to three and currently shares her home with her youngest daughter and two dogs. Her special interests include preventative care, spay/neuter and heartworm education. Her hobbies include spending time with family, yoga and an occasional hiking excursion.