Dr. Matt Field is the staff surgeon at Arkansas Veterinary Emergency & Specialists – and shares a love of pets with his wife Chelsea, who is also a veternarian!
Vet Adventures in Arkansas
Dr. Field is a native of Ottumwa, IA located in the state's southeastern section. He attended Luther College in Decorah, IA for his undergraduate studies and completed his veterinary studies at Iowa State University.
He then completed a one-year rotating internship in Rochester, NY before moving to Memphis, TN for a one-year surgical internship. After completing a three-year residency in small animal surgery Dr. Field decided an 'adventure' was in order, and moved to Little Rock, AR to become the staff surgeon at Arkansas Veterinary Emergency & Specialists.
Dr. Field’s professional interests include spinal surgery, all manner of orthopedic surgery and oncologic surgery. He is a member of the AVMA, TVMA, ArVMA, and the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management (IVAPM).
When not at work, Dr. Field enjoys hiking, cycling and spending time with Chelsea – and their one dog and three cats.