Dr. Lara Shreve is originally from Nebraska. She received her bachelors degree from the University of Arizona and attended veterinary school at Colorado State University. Following veterinary school, Dr. Shreve completed an equine internship here at Elgin Veterinary Hospital and was invited to stay on as an associate. Dr. Shreve is certified in veterinary acupuncture and enjoys using acupuncture to treat muscle soreness, muscle atrophy, neurologic issues, and decreased gastrointestinal motility. In addition to acupuncture, Dr. Shreve’s professional interests include lameness, surgery, emergency medicine, and health maintenance. When Dr. Shreve is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and planning her next trip to the mountains.