Dr. Medhurst is a 1985 University of Illinois graduate. She has worked in private practice in the Chicago Area and at the Anti- Cruelty Society for several years. She joined Crestwood Animal Clinic as a relief doctor in 1999. In 2009 she became a staff veterinarian. She works here part time (mainly Wednesdays and when Drs. Wardrip are at meetings or on vacation).
Michele’s husband, Jeff Fortman, is also a veterinarian. They have two wonderful daughters Claire and Olivia. They share their home with four cats ( Ginger, Grady, Mittens and Mr. Jingles) and their dog Reilly.