Dr. Lathrop was born in Northern California and in 1993 she completed her undergraduate degree in Animal Science and Biochemistry at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo. Dr. Lathrop continued her education at Lincoln University in Canterbury, New Zealand, and completed her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois.
Dr. Lathrop works in our Elgin office. Her special interests are surgery and emergency medicine. Dr. Lathrop is also involved with WorldVets, a non-profit organization that provides veterinary aid to developing countries and veterinary disaster relief worldwide.
Outside of work, Dr. Lathrop enjoys many sport activities including bicycle racing and kayaking. She shares her home with her dogs Stanley and Ernie.