Dr. Flores is originally from Garden Grove, CA. She grew up with a passion for animals and was always interested in learning differences in various cultures. Her love for science and making a difference in helping animals and people led her to Ames, IA where she double majored in Animal Science and International Studies at Iowa State University. While attending Iowa State, Dr. Flores studied abroad in Ukraine and Spain where she studied the agriculture of each country and making connections to better the world’s resources.
After undergrad, Dr. Flores attended St. George’s University College of Veterinary Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. While on the Island, Dr. Flores participated in the One Health One Medicine and Speuter Day (Spay & Neuter) Programs. Each of the programs allowed her to work closely with animals and people in order to make a difference for the culture and medicine as a whole. She loves teaching and educating and still continues to keep in contact with the people of Grenada today.
Dr. Flores loves to travel. She has currently been to Ukraine, Spain, Amsterdam, Barbados, Grenada, Mexico and 28 states within the United States. She plans on continuing her travels to other countries in the future.
Dr. Flores enjoys working on a variety of patients. Clinically, she has an special interest in endocrinology, gastroenterology, weight management and nutrition, dentistry, soft tissue surgery, wound therapy and management, laser therapy, and rehabilitation.
In her free time, Dr. Flores loves to go horseback riding, attending musicals, sight-seeing, road tripping, romantic/comedy movies and of course spending time with her 3 four-legged friends (cat, Sasha and dogs, Dash and Surf).