Dr. Broadhurst joined SVA in 2021. She was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana and eventually moved to Australia to complete her Masters in Medical Genetics before attending Veterinary School in Ireland (pre-clinical) and Scotland (clinical). She graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2008. Dr. Broadhurst has a varied medical background, she started off in equine medicine in Kentucky before realizing that small animals were a much better fit for her. She says “from there, my passion grew to love ALL aspects of veterinary medicine: from shelter medicine, small animal medicine and high volume high quality surgery!” Her husband is a Captain and helicopter pilot in the U.S. Coast Guard and together they have 2 daughters. Their zoo includes 3 dogs (Newfoundland, Pyrenees, Australian Cattle dog), 3 cats, and 2 bunnies.