Dr. Shannon Baker has been practicing as a veterinarian in Fredericksburg since graduation from Virginia Tech in 2012. After growing up in Needham, MA, she moved to Virginia in 2004 to attend Virginia Tech for her undergraduate degree and stayed on through veterinary school.
Dr. Baker’s professional interests are dentistry and surgery. She has pursued additional training in various soft tissue surgical procedures. She also enjoys behavioral cases and educating clients and staff. She feels strongly in the value of preventative medicine to help keep patients feeling well and tackle medical problems when they are small to prevent them from becoming bigger issues.
Along with her husband and 2 sons, Dr. Baker shares her home with a Golden Retriever named Dug and 2 cats, Dash and Violet. The family loves to travel, especially to Disney World. Dr. Baker is also an avid reader and enjoys cooking.