Maria Sullivan, DVM Dr. Sullivan joined Norwell Veterinary Hospital in 2011. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of New Hampshire in 2003 and then completed her veterinary studies at Tufts University, earning her DVM degree in 2010. Dr. Sullivan then moved to Brooklyn, New York to complete a small animal internship at the Veterinary Emergency and Referral group.

Dr. Sullivan has known she wanted to be a veterinarian since the second grade. She has been working in animal hospitals since she was in high school and was a veterinary technician for several years before attending veterinary school at Tufts. Dr. Sullivan’s professional interests include emergency and critical care, internal medicine and preventive care.

In her spare time, Dr. Sullivan and her husband spend their time chasing around their two young children. Her family also includes an adorable mixed breed dog named Lulu Lemon, who she rescued from Scituate Animal Shelter after she needed her leg amputated from a prior injury.