DVM, MS, DACVS, cVMA, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Dr. Sánchez graduated from the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1982. She served a one year small animal medicine and surgery internship at the University of California, College of Veterinary Medicine. After two years in general practice in Gainesville, Dr. Sánchez completed a three year surgery residency and Master’s degree at Auburn University. She has practiced specialty surgery in Gainesville since 1991. Her chief areas of interest are plastics and reconstruction, oncologic surgery, wound management, urologic surgery, and cardio-thoracic surgery. Dr. Sánchez enjoys hiking, backpacking, reading, fencing, swimming, and rowing. She has hiked all the major mountains along the Cascade Range. She shares her home with Pancho, a Chihuahua mix, and Muddy, a Siamese mix, both are rescues.