Karen Barbu, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Barbu has worked at Fruitport Animal Hospital since July of 2019. She graduated from veterinary school at Michigan State University in 2011. She began her career as a large animal veterinarian in Lakeview, MI for three years, but decided to take some time off from work to stay home with her two daughters. Dr. Barbu grew up in Spring Lake, MI and in 2018 her family moved back to her hometown where both her and her husband decided to pursue a career in small animal medicine. She is very passionate about caring for companion animals and is also interested in learning more about exotic pets. Dr. Barbu loves the outdoors, she enjoys camping, hiking, kayaking, and spending time with her husband, two daughters, and their dog Blue.