Dr. Laura Schneider grew up in Los Angeles, and graduated from the University of San Diego, majoring in Philosophy and Biology. She was a full scholarship athlete for their division one volleyball team. Laura stayed in California for veterinary school, attending Western University of Health Sciences. She was class president and inducted into the veterinary honor society, Phi Zeta.
Following graduation, Dr. Laura completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at California Veterinary Specialists, where she was hired afterward as an Emergency Clinician.
In 2013, Dr. Laura's husband matched at Emory for his anesthesia residency, so they packed up their belongings and animals and drove cross-country to settle in Atlanta. She loves everything outdoors and spending as much time as possible with her husband Joey, her daughter Emily, and her beloved dogs and cats.
Laura’s family includes dogs Finnegan and Monster, and cats Romeo and Russell.