Wellington, Fla. – Sept. 18, 2017 – Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington is proud to announce the arrival of board certified theriogenologist Dr. Stephanie Walbornn, DVM, DACT to the full time staff at our Wellington facility.
“I’m eager to build upon Rood and Riddle’s tradition of excellence. I hope to contribute to Rood and Riddle’s promise of providing expertise for our patients in South Florida in a caring, professional, and ethical manner,” said Dr. Walbornn.
Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Wellington will be providing a variety of advanced reproductive services to include but not limited to, embryo flushing, oocyte harvest, mare and stallion breeding soundness evaluations, and semen collection for insemination.
Dr. Walbornn was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and moved to South Florida when she was six years old. She grew up riding in both hunter and jumper disciplines. She attended the University Of Florida College Of Veterinary Medicine and obtained her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2014. After graduation, Dr. Walbornn completed an internship at the Equine Medical Center of Ocala in Florida. She went on to complete a residency in Equine Reproduction at Texas A&M University and became a Diplomate of the American College of Theriogenologists in 2017.
Dr. Walbornn enjoys all facets of equine reproduction and is excited to be joining the distinguished team of veterinarians at Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital.
“We are excited to add Dr. Walbornn to the full time staff at our Wellington facility. As we have been developing our practice in South Florida, it has been obvious that a board certified veterinarian specializing in equine reproduction was needed.” said Dr. Scott Pierce, DVM, managing partner of the Wellington facility. “Dr. Walbornn’s credentials are impressive and we are glad to have her.”
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About Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital
Rood & Riddle began as an ambulatory practice in Lexington, Kentucky in 1982 and established a full-service equine hospital in 1986. Today the practice is known and respected throughout the world for innovative and highly skilled treatment of horses. Rood and Riddle continues their tradition of excellence into the twenty first century serving as a referral center for horses requiring specialized medical and surgical care and providing ambulatory care for all breeds and disciplines. With the original hospital in Lexington, Kentucky and satellite hospitals in Saratoga Springs, New York and Wellington, Florida, Rood & Riddle maintains an unwavering commitment to quality, both in the care of horses and in our relationships with clients and the community.