Dr Adriana Odachowski grew up in Bogota Colombia. From an early age, she knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. Following her father’s steps, she decided to get into the best veterinary school in Colombia to make her dreams come true.
Graduate from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. Soon after she moved to the US in 2001, met her husband Jeff and got married in 2003. Dr Odachowski earned her ECFVG certificate from the American Veterinary Medical Association in 2005 after successfully completing an intense certification process; a privilege very few foreign veterinarians are able to attain. Dr. Odachowski spent some time at the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine as part of her clinical evaluation program. She has been in private practice for the past 5 years. Her areas of interest are small animal medicine and surgery, bird, exotic and reptile medicine and surgery. She is an active member of AVMA, FVMA, AAV, ARAV, HCVMS, and the American Heartworm Association and is a Board Member of the Hillsborough Animal Health Foundation.
Doctor Odachoswki resides in Lutz Florida with her husband Jeff, her three parrots Lucas, Paco and Elvis and her two dogs Coco and Mc Gee. She speaks fluently three languages: English, Spanish and French. Dr Odachowski enjoys scuba diving, road biking, hiking, piano playing, reading and giving back to the community any way she can. She particularly enjoys inspiring future generations to pursue their dreams and participates in a radio show (Talkin’ Pets) periodically, educating the public in medical and behavioral issues all over the Country.
“I came to this world to be a veterinarian, I cannot imagine my life doing anything different, animals are my passion in life” Adriana Odachowski.