After graduating from veterinary school in 2012, Dr. Johnson worked at several St. Louis and suburban veterinary clinics before joining BRVC in 2016. She provides veterinary care for dogs, cats, pocket pets, and birds. Dr. Johnson, who grew up in Lisle, graduated twice over from the University of Illinois obtaining an undergraduate degree in biology in addition to her veterinary degree. She began her career in St. Louis before returning to Illinois to lay down roots nearer to family. She has a special interest in veterinary dentistry and behavioral medicine and worked for three years at the University of Illinois’ Wildlife Medical Clinic while pursuing her veterinary degree.
Dr. Johnson is a dedicated rock climber, outdoorswoman and gardener, recently adding honeybees to her backyard garden. She lives with her husband and a shepherd mix named Lisle, after her hometown.