Dr. Karen Atkinson - Lead Veterinarian

Dr. Karen Atkinson is a valued veterinarian at Flower Mound Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Center.

Dr. Karen Atkinson (formerly Dr. Matlock) is our lead Veterinarian and a 1986 graduate of Oklahoma State University. She has been with the emergency department since 2016 and South Flower Mound Animal Hospital since 2006. She and her husband share their home with Louie, a rescued terrier mix. She enjoys knitting, reading, traveling, and volunteering. Dr. Atkinson was the recipient of D Magazine's Best Bets for Vets in 2001.

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“First time visiting this location after a recommendation from my local vet for some delicate doggie dental needs. Beautiful facility, and everyone I encountered was so extremely pleasant, informative, and accommodating. A bit of a drive for me to get here, but is worth the specialty care for my pup!”

K. Jones