About Us : Lauren Thielen, D.V.M.

Lauren Thielen, D.V.M.

Dr. Lauren Thielen is a Texas native veterinary specialist practicing at Texas Avian & Exotic Hospital. She graduated from Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. She completed an internship at Broward Avian and Exotic Animal Hospital in Florida and then a 2-year avian residency at the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics in New York. After finishing her residency, Dr. Thielen returned to Broward Avian and Exotic Animal Hospital to practice full-time, then moved to Texas for a new career with Texas Avian & Exotics Hospital, one of the largest animal hospitals dedicated to avian and exotic pets in the country. Dr. Thielen became a Diplomate of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in avian practice in 2020. Dr. Thielen is featured on the television shows “Dr. T, Lone Star Vet” and “Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER” on NatGeo WILD, her platform for educating people all over the world about exotic animal care.