About Veterinary Answers

Christopher J. Reeder, DVMChristopher J. Reeder, DVM, DACVD - Dermatology

Dr. Chris Reeder is a 2003 graduate of Auburn University's College of Veterinary Medicine, summa cum laude. While attending Auburn University, Dr. Reeder received numerous awards including the distinguished veterinary dermatology award, veterinary neurology award and Merck-Merial fellowship in genetic research. Dr. Reeder practiced small animal medicine/surgery in Louisville, Kentucky for 3 years. During this time, Dr. Reeder was able to further develop his interest in dermatology.

Dr. Reeder completed a residency in veterinary dermatology in 2008 at the Animal Dermatology Clinic in Tustin, CA and became board-certified. He is the senior dermatologist at Animal Dermatology Clinic Louisville and co-owner of Animal Dermatology Clinic Louisville and Indianapolis and practices at several satellite locations. Dr. Reeder has published several articles both nationally and internationally and enjoys lecturing to local and national audiences on dermatology. He has served on the Credentials Committee and several ad hoc committees for the American College of Veterinary Dermatology. Dr. Reeder continues to help train veterinary students, interns and residents in the Louisville location.

Dr. Reeder's special interests are immune-mediated skin disease, otitis externa and dermatopathology.

While not in the office, Dr. Reeder enjoys spending time with his wife and three children along with his dogs (Hank, Abby & Ty). He competes in triathlons and can be found in outdoor activities most of the year.