Dr. Margaret Dougherty graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1990 and also has a degree in biology from Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. She practiced for two years near Charlotte, North Carolina and two-and-a-half years in Glenview, Illinois before coming to the Animal Hospital of Streamwood in 1995. Dr. Margaret has always loved animals and has been interested in the relationships people have with their pets. She enjoy surgery, internal medicine, and developing long-term relationships with pets and their people; she finds it very rewarding to be a part of this bond.
Dr. Margaret, her husband, and son live in Schaumburg with Tank, a black lab mix, Rex, a corgi mix, their two sassy cats, Ellie and Sophie, two bearded dragons and a leopard gecko.