Dr. Alexandra Scott

Dr. Scott grew up in the suburbs of New York City and received her Bachelor of Science from Cornell University. She then went on to veterinary school at Purdue University. She’s excited to remain in the Midwest and join Companion!

Why did you decide to become a veterinarian?

I spent my first summer of college as an ecology intern at the Smithsonian’s research facility in Virginia. I realized I was more interested in working with the animals than my ecology work.

What are your special interests in the field of veterinary medicine?

I have a strong interest in behavior.

What is the most unusual pet you have helped treat?

I spent a week treating elephants at a sanctuary in Thailand.

What are some of your favorite activities outside of work?

Spending time with friends and my dog, trying new restaurants, and being outdoors.

What is your biggest pet peeve?

Not using a turn signal

Favorite place to eat?


Favorite place to visit?

Hilton Head, SC

Favorite food?


Favorite book?

Pride and Prejudice

Name 3 things people might be surprised to learn about you:

  1. I have a 2-year-old Dalmatian.
  2. I hate olives.
  3. The names of my siblings all begin with the letter “A.”

What's Next

  • 1

    Call us or schedule an
    appointment online.

  • 2

    Meet with a doctor for an
    initial exam.

  • 3

    Put a plan together for
    your pet.

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