Dr. Chalmers received her DVM degree in 1984.
After graduation she
returned home to Sonoma County, and worked part time at an equine practice and part time in a small animal hospital.
Uncomfortable with the invasiveness of conventional practice she decided to specialize in dermatology and was accepted into the residency program at the University of Georgia.
She completed her training there and in 1992, was board certified by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (Diplomate, ACVD).
was introduced to homeopathy in 1991, and it immediately resonated.
The following year she
enrolled in the first veterinary homeopathy course offered in this country (taught by Dr. Richard Pitcairn).
She completed the training requirements established by the Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy and was certified in 1995 (CVH).
practice is now entirely holistic.
She has served on the AVH Certification Committee since 1997.
In 2009, she
helped form the Homeopathy Working Group
, a veterinary teaching group. (www.vethomeopathyhelp.org) That same year, she
studies in clinical nutrition and is now offering Nutrition Response Testing as a diagnostic and treatment option.
is studying AcuPoint Integrative Therapy in order to address some of the more difficult 21st century issues such as antibiotic resistant infections and GMO toxicity.
Stephanie Chalmers, DVM, Diplomate ACVD, CVH
4918A Sonoma Hwy.
Santa Rosa, CA 95409