About Linganore Veterinary Clinic, Inc. | New Market MD
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New Market, MD

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Get to know our dedicated veterinary staff!

When you are ready to bring your pet to the most loving, caring and qualified veterinarians around, come to Linganore Veterinary Clinic, Inc. located at 11717 Old National Pike Suite 12. Call ahead to schedule your appointment at 301-865-0022.

Dr. Joe Reid graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1984 with a Bachelor's degree in Zoology and then went on to pursue his passion for animals by graduating from the North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1988. After working at other veterinary clinics, He acquired Linganore Veterinary Clinic in April 2000.


Dr. Reid was born and raised in Salisbury, North Carolina, and currently resides in Urbana with his family, two dogs - Nacho and Blue, two cats - Beliza and Fluffers, Herbie, the African grey parrot, and two horses - Leager and Hope.


Dr. Ried's veterinary interest areas are surgery, ophthalmology, and exotics. Outside the vet clinic, Dr. Reid's hobbies include camping, fishing, boating, and soccer with the family.

Dr. Ginny Smith graduated from Virginia Tech in 1993 with a Bachelors degree in Animal Science and then went on to pursue her passion for animals by graduating from Iowa State Veterinary School in 1997. She has been working part-time on Tuesdays at Linganore Vet Clinic for the past 10 years.


Dr. Smith was born and raised in Irwin, PA and currently resides in Urbana with her family, cat named Pickles, and two horses named Honey and Bit-O-Honey.

Dr. Hope Poffenbarger was born and raised in Walkersville, MD where she cultivated her love for animals and medicine at her father’s veterinary clinic. She graduated from the University of Maryland with an Animal Science degree in 2007 and then Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. After spending 2 years working in West Virginia, Hope is very excited to continue practicing veterinary medicine at Linganore Veterinary Clinic starting in October 2013. Hope enjoys travel, fitness, music, reading and spending time with friends and family in her free time.

Dr. Joseph Reid

Dr. Hope Poffenbarger

Dr. Virginia Smith

Is this your first time at Linganore Veterinary Clinic? Check out our New Clients page to learn how you can get 10% OFF your first visit!

Dr. Doricela Jansen joined Linganore Veterinary Clinic in 2009 and works part-time. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990.


Dr. Jansen was born and raised in Rockville, Maryland and currently resides in New Market, Maryland with her husband and children, and cat named K.B.


Dr. Jansen is fluent in Spanish.

Dr. Doricela Jansen

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