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6555 28th St SE

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(616) 575-6520

MARCIA CARPENTER, DVM


Dr. Marcia graduated from Michigan State in 2011.  She completed a rotating small animal internship at North Carolina State then started her career as a full-time emergency veterinarian.  She also has experience in shelter medicine and has worked as a consultant for Pet Poison Helpline.  Dr. Marcia officially joined the team at Family Friends in 2019.  Currently she works a mix of urgent care and general practice hours.

When not at work she enjoys her time with her husband, Ryan and their two children.  She loves to run and has also competed in triathlons.  They currently have two dogs, a Westie and a Cattle dog mix.

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Office Hours

Day Open Closed
Mon 7am 7pm
Tue 7am 7pm
Wed 7am 7pm
Thur 7am 7pm
Fri 7am 5pm
Fri Urgent Care 5pm 11pm
Sat 7am 2pm
Sat Urgent Care 2pm 11pm
Sun Closed 3pm - 6pm*

*Boarding pick-up only