Kim Johnson, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Kim Johnson is an Army brat from Memphis, TN. She graduated from Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine and completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the University of Tennessee in 2003. She completed a Small Animal Oncology residency at the University of Missouri and became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2007. She remained on faculty as a Clinical Instructor before returning to Mississippi State University as an Assistant Professor where she was the only veterinary oncologist in the state of Mississippi.

Following her two year stint at MSU CVM, she joined Blue Pearl Veterinary Partners becoming the first veterinary oncologist in Nashville. She played a key role in building the reputation and strength of Blue Pearl as a premier veterinary referral clinic for middle Tennessee. She built a successful oncology service from a one doctor/one technician practice to a two doctor/four technician service in seven years.  She is now starting a new chapter and is the President/CEO of PetCancerConsulting, LLC. This includes telemedicine and a busy locum practice.

When off duty, she enjoys SEC sports, especially football. She also thoroughly enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends and family.