Lakewood Animal Hospital

36097 Goodwin Dr.
Locust Grove, VA 22508



Our Team



Amy Olson, DVM

Dr. Amy is a native of Wisconsin. She earned her bachelor's degree from St. Cloud State University in St. Cloud Minnesota in 2000 and went on to earn her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Wisconsin - Madison in 2004. She and her husband, whom she met in vet school, moved out east after graduation seeking a coastal climate to begin their careers. Dr. Amy has worked in this area since graduation and opened Lakewood Animal Hospital in October of 2011.  She enjoys building long-term relationships with her patients and their owners. She treats cats and dogs of all ages and has a special interest in dentistry, feline medicine, and pain management.  She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

The Olsons have two children, two cats (Bernie and Bean), and a family of fish. In her free time Dr. Olson loves to spend time with her family enjoying the beautiful Virginia outdoors.



Andrew Olson, DVM

Dr. Andy joined Lakewood in the summer of 2013.  After earning a bachelor's degree in Biology at the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Andy attended the University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2004. Dr. Andy's professional interests include internal medicine, dentistry, oral surgery, soft tissue surgery, and ultrasound.  He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.

Dr. Andy is married to Dr. Amy, who listed all of their beloved critters above.  While he enjoys working with all dogs and cats, he has a special place in his heart for boxers.  While not in the office, Dr. Andy enjoys spending time with his family, mountain biking, running, and hiking. 




Alex, Licensed Veterinary Technician

Alex joined the Lakewood team in April 2017. She graduated from the LVT program at Northern Virginia Community College in May 2012, but has been working in the veterinary field since 2007. She has always had a passion for working with animals and is happy to continue that work with our clients and patients.

Alex lives in Fredericksburg with her three fur babies: her dog, Keira, and her two cats, Tiger and Sumi. In her spare time she enjoys being with her family and friends, especially in the outdoors; hiking, fishing, horseback riding, and being on the water.



Dana, Receptionist

Dana joined the Lakewood team in January 2018. She is a friendly face at the front desk! She is happy meeting all our pet parents and learning more about animal care so she can better help our clients.

Dana lives in Locust Grove with her significant other, one happy young son, a dog named Sadie, and her cat, Macy. She spends most of her time with her little son, but occasionally enjoys going to concerts.

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Kara, Veterinary Assistant

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Clarissa, Veterinary Assistant

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Megan, Receptionist

Kate, Media Manager

Kate joined Lakewood Animal Hospital in July 2013.  She has a Bachelor's degree in Wildlife Conservation and Management, but has a passion for companion animals. She enjoys serving and getting to know our clients, patients, and staff.

Kate lives in Fredericksburg with her husband and three fur kids, Lucy, Desi, and Mrs. Whiskersin. She enjoys traveling, camping, baking, crafting, and anything dog related (of course).