Dr. Sarah Allendorf grew up in London, Ontario, Canada. From a very young age, Dr. Allendorf knew her purpose was to be a veterinarian. In her adolescent years, she rode western pleasure, hunter and jumper disciplines and went on to obtain her Honours Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from the University of Guelph in Ontario. She earned her Master’s degree in Experimental Surgery with a concentration in Orthopaedics from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec. She earned her veterinary degree from the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.
After completing an internship at Fairfield Equine and Associates in Newtown, Connecticut, Dr. Allendorf joined the team at Palm Beach Equine Clinic in September of 2015. Dr. Allendorf works closely with Dr. Jorge Gomez, fellow Palm Beach Equine Clinic veterinarian and board-certified surgeon, and primarily focuses on sport horse medicine including lameness exams, performance evaluations and diagnostic imaging.
During the summer months, Dr. Allendorf travels to elite national and international competitions to care for and support her clients. She can be found at venues and shows such as the Tryon International Equestrian Center, Kentucky Horse Park, Hampton Classic, HITS Saugerties, the American Gold Cup and the Rolex Central Park Horse Show. When not caring for patients, Dr. Allendorf enjoys supporting her clients’ athletic endeavors by the sidelines.