Scott Thompson, DVM
Practice Owner, 2005
Associate Veterinarian 2000
Purdue University Doctor of Veterinary Medicine; Purdue University BS Animal Science
Clinical Interests: Equine Dentistry
Dr. Scott Thompson earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Purdue University in 2000. During his time at Purdue, he received the Pharmacia & Upjohn Proficiency Award in Surgery.
Dr. Thompson’s interest in equine veterinary medicine stems from experiences gained while competing on a national horse show level, and in 1984 was the National Appaloosa Youth Show Champion Barrel Racer. His opportunities volunteering at veterinary practices from an early age set the stage for a future in veterinary medicine.
Practice interests include all aspects of equine practice, especially his focus on equine Dentistry.
In 2010, the Indiana Farrier Association awarded him with the Clyde Stringer Award for his dedication to the advancement of Farriery in the State of Indiana. Dr. Thompson is a member of the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) and the Indiana Association of Equine Practitioners (IAEP), and served as a past President of the IAEP.
Client education is a high priority to Dr. Thompson. He regularly hosts, and allows other industry professionals to host, educational meetings at the facilities of JVC. Relationships built with clients provide him with great satisfaction. Dr. Thompson supports the local community through his involvement in many organizations, including educating students at local public and private schools, Brownie Troops, Horse & Pony Club, 4-H, and local therapeutic riding centers.
At home, Dr. Thompson enjoys time spent with his wife, Leslie, and three daughters, Norah, Polly and Ingrid. His family enjoys attending church, water sports, archery and spending time outdoors.