Dr. Wright earned a Bachelor of science degree in Zoology with a minor in animal science and environmental science from North Carolina State University. She then attended the Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine where she earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree. Following earning her veterinary degree, Dr. Wright completed a small animal rotating internship at the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Additionally, she completed a medical oncology residency at the world-renowned Animal Medical Center.
Dr. Katie Wright is experienced in all aspects of small animal oncology with specific areas of interest in lymphoproliferative disorders (leukemia and lymphoma), hemangiosarcoma, clinical research trials, diagnostic imaging, comparative oncology, and One Health. Her favorite part of practicing medicine is helping families understand the cancer diagnosis their pet is facing so that together, they can come up with the best treatment plan.
When not caring for her patients, you can find Dr. Wright rock climbing, skiing, hiking, traveling, and entertaining her two cats, Toast (Maine Coon) and Possum (domestic short hair).