Dr. Amy Polkes is a board certified Equine Internal Medicine specialist that has been consulting with Antech Diagnostics for over 15 years. Dr. Polkes received her Bachelor in Science from Cornell University and her degree in Veterinary Medicine from Purdue University School of Veterinary Medicine. She was in private equine practice for several years before continuing her training at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine with a residency in Large Animal Internal Medicine. In 2002, after completing her residency program, she established an Equine internal medicine mobile consulting practice in Maryland and Virginia as well as providing consultation for Antech Diagnostics on equine medicine cases.
Dr. Polkes has now grown her referral practice to provide mobile equine internal medicine services in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New York and Connecticut. Please refer to her website HVEIM.com for a list of services provided.
Dr. Polkes resides in Maryland with her husband (who specializes in small animal internal medicine), her 2 teenage children and her 3 dogs. She enjoys hiking, biking and skiing and spending time with her family at all of the various sports activities!