Education:DVM Louisiana State University Interests: Internal Medicine, General Medicine & Surgery, Exotics and Avian Medicine, Laser Therapy, Dermatology Dr. Virgin grew up in the foothills of Maine. It was there that she became interested in veterinary medicine. She gained practical experience in the field working with a local veterinarian for 5 years. After completing her undergraduate studies in Pennsylvania, she went south to Louisiana and attended veterinary school at LSU. She focused her education on small animals, birds, and exotics. During her studies, she completed an externship in a practice that treated small animals as well as exotic and zoo animals. She graduated in 1998.
“I’ve been practicing at Wilkinson Animal Hospital since 1998. I like the good atmosphere here, and I like working with a team of competent, well-trained staff.”
Dr. Virgin likes the challenge of keeping up with all the latest knowledge in veterinary medicine and bringing it to our practice. There’s never a dull moment with the variety of types of patients she treats, which include dogs and cats, birds, ferrets, guinea pigs, rabbits, reptiles, and other exotics.
Member: American Veterinary Medical Association, North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association, and Southern Piedmont Veterinary Medical Association.