Melissa O'Brien, DVM
Dr. Melissa O’Brien grew up in Thayer, IL. Following a move to Ohio for several years, she completed her undergraduate work in the Pre Veterinary Medicine program at the University of Findlay. She received her degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois in 2009.
Dr. O’Brien spent the next eight years in private practice on the north end of Springfield. She has a special interest in emergency medicine and critical care as well as internal medicine and dermatology.
Dr. O’Brien lives with her two Labrador Retrievers, Piper, a geriatric black lab and Eily, a two year old yellow lab. She spends most of her free time wrangling Eily and playing fetch. The rest
of her free time is dedicated to reading, working out and watching Cubs baseball. #flythew
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