Dr. Deana McNamer, Veterinarian
Dr. McNamer was born and raised in Waukesha, Wisconsin. She received a BA in Biology from Ripon College in Ripon, WI in 1992. She then moved to North Carolina where she attended the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill where she received a PhD in Pharmacology in 1998. Following graduate school, she entered the North Carolina State University, College of Veterinary Medicine and graduated with honors in 2002. During her 4th year in veterinary school she was awarded the Companion Animal Faculty Clinical Proficiency Award. She is currently a member of Phi Zeta Veterinary Honor Society, the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association and the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Her major areas of interest include surgery, preventative medicine, and a growing interest in ultrasound. Dr. McNamer lives near Jordan Lake with her husband Michael, their four whippets, Cali, Tyler, Morgan, and Spirit, their lab mix rescued from Hurricane Katrina, Roy, and their cat, Jake. When not working she enjoys working in the garden, hiking with her husband, knitting, and participating in Lure Coursing and conformation dog shows with her whippets.