Dr. Lauren Korecky was born and raised in Manalapan, New Jersey. She attended the University of Rhode Island for her undergraduate education, where she earned a degree in Aquaculture in 2009. Following graduation, she worked at the Turtleback Zoo in West Orange, New Jersey for two years, followed by a year and a half at a small animal practice. Dr. Korecky earned her degree in Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic Veterinary College in 2017, located on Prince Edward Island, Canada.
During her time at vet school, she completed an externship at the New England Aquarium, where she worked with fish, penguins, aquatic reptiles and marine mammals. Her professional interests include anesthesia, pain management, and exotics medicine.
In her spare time she enjoys hiking, traveling, drawing, and playing video games. She loves bulldogs and is the proud owner of Lenny Kravitz, a Russian tortoise.