Kacey Smith, DVM is an Emergency Medicine veterinarian at MedVet Akron where she has been part of the medical team since 2019. Dr. Smith obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Literature from Bard College and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from The Ohio State University. Dr. Smith then completed a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at VCA Great Lakes Veterinary Specialists before joining MedVet.
Dr. Smith maintains an interest in all aspects of emergency medicine and has a particular interest in behavior, internal medicine, toxicology, and palliative and end of life care. Dr. Smith’s favorite part of practicing veterinary medicine is connecting with patients and clients and providing guidance and support when pets need unexpected medical care, and the AHA! moment when clinical history and case diagnostics come together and reveal a definitive diagnosis. When not treating patients, Dr. Smith enjoys reading, creative writing, food festivals, wine tastings, and traveling abroad.