Becca Noel, DVM, MS, is a Veterinary Hospitalist at MedVet New Orleans. She has been a part of the team since 2021.
Dr. Noel attended Tulane University in New Orleans, LA where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. She went on to attend Lipscomb University where she earned a Master of Science degree in Biomolecular Science in Nashville, TN. She then earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine in Knoxville, TN. Following earning her veterinary degree, Dr. Noel completed a rotating medicine and surgery internship at BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital in Franklin, TN and a surgery internship at Seattle Veterinary Specialists, BluePearl in Seattle, WA. She then returned to the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine where she completed an Orthopedic Fellowship.
Dr. Noel has contributed to veterinary publications on topics including small animal biomechanics and the effects of Kinesiology tape on canine gait, as well as the role of selected ion channels and their effect on hypertension and vascular contractility in mice. Dr. Noel has a special interest in wound management, trauma, and emergency surgery. Her favorite part of veterinary medicine is strengthening the human-animal bond by educating pet owners and practicing the highest standard of medicine.
When not in the ER, Dr. Noel enjoys baking, woodworking, reading, live music, and spending time with family and friends. She was a collegiate athlete, playing soccer and running cross country, therefore, she loves to remain active whether she is running or mountain biking. Dr. Noel’s favorite non-veterinary job was working as a camp counselor for kids and adults with special needs in Rockport, TX.
- Bachelor of Science: Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
- Master of Science: Lipscomb University, Nashville, TN
- Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine, Knoxville, TN
- Rotating Medicine and Surgery Internship: BluePearl Specialty and Emergency Pet Hospital, Franklin, TN
- Surgery Internship: Seattle Veterinary Specialists, BluePearl, Seattle, WA
- American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
- Tennessee Veterinary Medical Association (TVMA)