Dr. Katie Schlecker grew up in Perryville, Maryland and currently resides in Ballston Spa, New York. She received an undergraduate degree from Towson Paterson University and earned a DVM degree from Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine. Prior to joining the Amsterdam Animal Hospital team, Dr. Schlecker practiced at Genesee Valley Equine Clinic in Rochester. Her special interests include internal medicine, surgery, ophthalmology, and nutrition.
In her spare time, Dr. Schlecker enjoys running, hiking with her dogs, soccer (watching & playing), ceramics, and home renovations with her husband, Lou. She also shares her home with several pets, a Redtick Coonhound, Boone, a black lab mix, Marge, a calico, domestic short hair cat, Charlie, and an Arabian mare, Faye. Dr. Schlecker is very excited to join the team!