Dr. Amanda Steinagel
Amanda Steinagel, DVM is an associate veterinarian in the Avian and Exotics Department at Mount Laurel Animal Hospital. Dr. Steinagel is originally from eastern Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Randolph-Macon College in Ashland, VA, followed by a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in Columbus, OH. After completing veterinary school, Dr. Steinagel completed a small animal medicine and surgical Internship with Pennsylvania Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Associates in Plymouth Meeting, PA, as well as, a specialty internship in avian and exotic medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York, NY. She completed her avian and exotic medicine and surgical residency training at MedVet in Hilliard, OH.
In addition to her clinical endeavors, Dr. Steinagel is an active member of several professional organizations, as well as, a published author on a wide variety of topics, including: gastrointestinal diseases of rabbits, avian reproductive behavior, avian endoscopy, aspects of zoological nutrition, and hematology and biochemistry of aquatic species. Although interested in all aspects of exotic veterinary medicine, Dr. Steinagel is particularly passionate about small mammal, reptile, zoo and wildlife, and conservation medicine. Her favorite part about being a veterinarian is having the opportunity to learn something new every day – whether that be working with a new species or learning new technical/surgical techniques. She also enjoys working in a field of veterinary medicine that allows her to build long-lasting relationships with clients and their pets.
When not caring for patients, Dr. Steinagel enjoys participating in outdoor activities, such as camping and hiking, as well as, yoga, amateur Olympic weightlifting, cooking, collecting records/listening to music, brewery hoping, and spending time with her family and her energetic pug, Elvis.