Natalie Sundstrom, VMD
Dr. Natalie Sundstrom grew up in New Jersey, and completed a Bachelors of Science in Biology and Chemistry at The College of New Jersey. Her love of animals led her to veterinary school, attending the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She graduated in 2012 with a focus on equine medicine and surgery. Dr. Natalie completed an internship at Rhinebeck Equine in upstate New York, and then moved to California in 2013, where she began to work in mixed animal practice. She completed her training in equine acupuncture at the Chi Institute in 2014. Dr. Natalie continues to work part time on horses and other large animals, and is excited to join Mother Lode Veterinary Hospital. Her interests include surgery, wellness, palliative and end of life care.
In her spare time, Dr. Natalie enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, Rex, and two children, Forest and Orion. She has completed the Tevis Cup twice and hopes to continue competing with her new horse in endurance.