Dr. Schmal is a dedicated emergency veterinarian serving the Eau Claire area. With a strong educational background and a passion for providing exceptional care, she thrives in the ever-changing field of veterinary medicine.
Dr. Schmal obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Minnesota in 2018. Prior to that, she pursued a General Biology major at Purdue University - Calumet. Her academic journey has equipped her with a comprehensive understanding of biology and a solid foundation in veterinary medicine. The veterinary profession appealed to Dr. Schmal due to the constant challenges it offers in the ever-evolving field of medicine. She finds fulfillment in the variety of patients, illnesses, and injuries she encounters on a daily basis. Performing surgeries, particularly wound repair surgeries, brings her immense satisfaction as she helps animals heal and recover.
Beyond her professional endeavors, Dr. Schmal enjoys a variety of hobbies. Birding allows her to appreciate the beauty of avian species, while hiking and gardening provide an opportunity to immerse herself in nature.