Boarded in Oncology
Dr Sarah Wetzel was originally from the USA and completed her veterinary studies at the University of Illinois. After graduation, she spent 2 years in general practice treating dogs, cats, and exotic patients before spending a year as an Emergency Veterinarian. She completed a rotating internship with the Veterinary Emergency Services and Specialty Centre in Wisconsin, before undertaking an oncology internship at Oregon State University. Dr Sarah then completed a combined medical oncology residency and Master’s program at Washington State University. Dr Sarah then moved to New Zealand for a Senior Lecturer position at the Massey University Veterinary Hospital. Soon after arriving at SASH, Sarah became a Board certified oncologist through the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
In her spare time, Sarah enjoys reading, hiking and dog behaviour training. She also enjoys expressing herself artistically through figure skating and ballroom dancing.