Education: DVM, Ohio State University, 2000, BS, St. Vincents, 1996
Dr. Kristen West obtained her Bachelor of Science in 1996 from St. Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. She then went on to veterinary school at The Ohio State University and graduated with her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2000. Dr. West began working with Dr. Mandel at his progressive clinic in Wickliffe, Ohio, immediately after graduation. Dr. West enjoys many aspects of veterinary medicine but has special interest in Animal Reiki, internal medicine and exotic animal medicine. She has some experience in wildlife rehabilitation as well. In her spare time, Dr. West most enjoys spending time with her husband, Shawn and their two children. She also enjoys painting, crafts, reading, travel and scrap booking. Her family includes beloved cat, Orange Kitty.