Dr. Lydia Mitchener


Dr. Lydia Mitchener is an Associate Veterinarian at Fox Creek Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Mitchener earned her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 2019. She is Fear Free Certified and her areas of professional interest include internal medicine, dermatology, and dentistry.

Since graduating, Dr. Mitchener has been in general practice and her favorite part of working in veterinary medicine is educating clients and strengthening the human-animal bond.

Dr. Mitchener was born and raised in Saint Louis and returned to her hometown of Kirkwood where she currently lives with her fiancé and two dogs, Django a perfect mixed breed dog, and Leroy a stubborn but adorable French Bulldog.

In her free time, Dr. Mitchener enjoys taking her dogs to the park, playing video games, eating the food her fiancé cooks for her, and watching tv, especially her favorite show The Challenge. Dr. Mitchener is also a huge fan of The St. Louis Blues and has been going to games since she was little.