Lauren Jakubowski, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Dr. Lauren Jakubowski joined VCA in 2009 and has been with VCA All About Pets since September 2012.  Dr. Jakubowski received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign.  She also holds a Master's of Science in Biology, also from the University of Illinois. 


In addition to an interest in small animal dentistry, neurology, cardiology, and behavior medicine, Dr. Jakubowski sees exotic species such as small mammals (rabbits, hamsters, gerbils, chinchillas, guinea pigs), birds, and reptiles.  She lives in San Jose with her cat, Indy...for now the only pet in the house!  Dr. Jakubowski enjoys running, exploring all the towns and parks that the area has to offer, and watching great movies.  She is always open to suggestions about a new area to visit!