Hope Vet

Meghan Wood 

Dr. Meghan Wood graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2006. She joined Hope Veterinary Specialists as a member of the emergency service in 2016 and also serves as the hospital director. She has special interest in client communication and the importance of teamwork between specialists and primary care veterinarians to ensure continuity of care for patients. She also enjoys working with veterinary students.

Dr. Wood completed a 1-year rotating internship at Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus, New Jersey, from 2006 to 2007, followed by a 1-year fellowship in emergency medicine and critical care at the University of Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Hope, she served for 4 years as the medical director of Newtown Veterinary Hospital, a general practice in Bucks County. Dr. Wood graduated from Cornell University in 2001 with degrees in philosophy and biology with a concentration in neurobiology and worked as a substitute teacher of chemistry, physics, and lacrosse for 1 year before attending veterinary school.

Dr. Wood lives in Chester County with her husband and children. She has loved animals since she was a young child. In fact, when she was 3 years old, her parents asked her who she wanted to invite to her fourth birthday party and she named the neighborhood dogs only--no people!