VCA Woodland South Animal Hospital

Caren Lawrence, DVM, CCRT, Medical Director

DVM, Oklahoma State University
Certifications: CCRT


Dr. Caren Lawrence is a graduate of Oklahoma State University College of Veterinary Medicine She has been practicing medicine with VCA Woodland Animal Hospitals since 2006. Dr. Lawrence is a certified canine rehabilitation therapist (CCRT) and runs our Canine Rehabilitation program. She also has a special interest in soft tissue surgery, laser surgery, knee surgery and dentistry. Her goal is to provide the best medicine and care available to all of her patients and to develop a strong bond with their owners.

Dr. Lawrence was born and raised in Tulsa and attended Booker T. Washington high school. She enjoys traveling, outdoor sports and spending time with her pets (a Bernese mountain dog and 5 cats). Dr. Lawrence and her husband enjoy competing in marathons and triathlons and they are attempting to run a marathon on all 7 continents.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.