Dr. Tracy Lord D.V.M. graduated from the Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. Dr. Lord first became interested in alternative forms of medicine in veterinary school as she learned more about the strenghts and weaknesses of western medicine.
After begining her career as a primary care veterinarian, she was certified in veterinary acupuncture through the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society in 2000 and completed her Chinese herbal training through the same organization in 2001. In 2004, Dr. Lord furthered her training to become certified in animal chiropractic. This training was obtained through the Healing Oasis Center.
Dr. Lord has been working exclusively as a holistic veterinarian since 2001. She uses acupuncture Chinese herbal remedies, spinal manipulation, nutrition, homotoxicology and other supplements in daily practice with the goal of improving health and well being for her patients. Treatment protocols are patient specific, with an emphasis on quality of life.
Dr. Lord is able to treat a variety of conditions, ranging from the healthy pet whose owners want a more natural approach to health to the chroncally ill. She routinely sees patients with arthritis, chronic liver or kidney disease, cancer, asthma, nurologic problems and inflammatory bowel disease as well as a variety of other conditions.
You can schedual an appointment with Dr. Lord in either Richmond or Williamsburg, VA where she practices in three hospitals.
Gayton Animal Hospital (Richmond) 804-741-0144
Mechanicsville Animal Hospital (Richmond) 804-559-9800
The Animal Clinic and Wellness Center (Williamsburg) 757-253-0812