Courtney Clerkin, DVM

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MedVet Asheville

Courtney Clerkin, DVM, is an Emergency Medicine Veterinarian at MedVet Asheville, where she has been a part of the team since 2021.

Dr. Clerkin graduated magna cum laude from the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL with a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science. After completing her undergraduate studies, she earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree, with high honors, from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine. Prior to joining MedVet, Dr. Clerkin spent six years in general veterinary practice in Florida.

Dr. Clerkin has a special interest in surgery, laceration repairs, wound management, and acute stabilization. Her favorite part of veterinary medicine is diagnosing unique medical conditions and watching pets thrive during recovery.

When Dr. Clerkin is away from the ER, she enjoys Three-Day Eventing with her horses, traveling, scuba diving, and hiking.


  • Bachelor of Science: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, FL
  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)