Meet the wonderful doctors of Lakeland Veterinary Hospital:
Dr. Summer Jenks is a practicing veterinarian in Lakeland, Florida. Dr. Jenks received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from The University of Miami in 1997, her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from The University of Florida in 2003, and completed her internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Hollywood Animal Hospital in 2004. While predominantly a small animal veterinarian, Dr. Jenks has had limited experience with farm animals while in school, during mission trips to Bolivia and Haiti, and occasional farm calls for friends. Dr. Jenks is also an adjunct instructor at Florida Southern College where she teaches Biology, Anatomy and Physiology, and Animal Nutrition. Dr. Jenks is active in many community organizations including KidsPack Polk County and Blessings and Hope Food Pantry. Aside from cuddling up with a good book, her favorite thing to do is travel the country and the world with her husband and their three children.