Dr. Utz grew up in New Jersey and Rhode Island. She went to undergrad at Wellesley College and then on to veterinary school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA. After graduating, Dr. Utz practiced emergency medicine in Baltimore within a large specialty hospital. Currently, she lives in Shiprock with her family and dog, Tim.

Dr. Utz has an interest in feline lower urinary disease and enjoys helping pets in times of need during urgent care visits. Outside of veterinary medicine, Dr. Utz enjoys spending time outside with her family and when in the right location, swimming in the ocean.

Dr. Utz joined our team in September of 2019.