Dr. Jaclyn Melicharek grew up in the Orlando area, fostering a love and passion for animals since she was young. She received her undergraduate degree from Brown University, graduating with highest honors and a concentration in biology. Dr. Jaclyn then graduated as class valedictorian from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine where she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree and a certificate in Veterinary Business Management.
Dr. Jaclyn is Fear Free certified and aims to provide low stress and positively rewarding veterinary visits for all pets. Her special interests include internal medicine, surgery, neurology and dentistry.
When not surrounded by her four-legged friends, Dr. Jaclyn enjoys running, going to the beach, stand-up paddle boarding and baking. She has two dogs – a Yorkie-Poo named Jozie and an Australian Shepard/Catahoula mix named Kona.