Dr. Leigh Crawford grew up in Virginia. She fell in love with animals and nature while exploring all that the Blue Ridge Mountains and Smith Mountain Lake had to offer. She attended Coastal Carolina University where she received her Bachelors of Science in Marine Science with a minor in Biology. Dr. Crawford received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at St. George’s University. She completed her clinical year at Kansas State University. She is Fear Free Certified and enjoys gaining the trust of her patients. Her interests include surgery, exotics, behavior and preventative care. When not at the hospital she enjoys being outside exploring all that the Carolina Coast has to offer with her family and friends. Dr. Crawford joined the Hanover family in August of 2019 and has become a part of our Hospital Leadership Team with Hospital Manager Felicity to take our Managing Veterinarian Role in December of 2019!