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  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Grand Valley State University; Grand Rapids, MI, 2009
  • DVM, Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, 2019
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, Oregon State University, Carlson College of Veterinary Medicine; Corvallis, OR, , 2020
  • Small Animal Surgery Internship, Central Texas Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Hospital; Austin, TX, 2021
  • Small Animal Surgery and Research Associate, Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine; East Lansing, MI, 2022

Dr. Bartels is a surgery resident for the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences with a special interest in orthopedic surgery, particularly traumatology and 3D printing; neurology, specifically hemilaminectomies; and soft tissue surgery, particularly minimally invasive procedures involving thoracic and abdominal cavities.