Dr. Laura Castillo
Small Animal Surgery
Dr. Laura was born and raised in México. As far back as she can remember, she only had one dream and it was a dream of one day becoming a veterinarian.
Dr. Laura earned her bachelor’s degree in veterinary medicine in 2013; after graduation her focus of study was in small animals. In order to become a specialist in small animal general surgery she needed to complete one year of preparatory training, one year of internship and one year of residency. She finally received her specialist degree from the Universidad Autónoma de México (UNAM) in 2014.
Dr. Laura has widespread experience working at internationally recognized American vet hospitals where she completed multiple certifications. She also wrote for many American veterinary journals.
Dr. Laura’s interest is in endocrinology and minimally invasive surgery.
She defines herself as a curious mind, always looking for something new to do, learn and discover, and that’s what brought her to Dubai. Her hobbies are dancing, extreme sports and traveling.
Dr. Laura has a Border Collie called Captain Zissou back home in México and she recently adopted a cat called Pablito.