Dr. Makofski, our Chief of Staff, earned her doctorate of veterinary medicine from the University of Illinois in 1997. She then completed an internship at Colorado State University before returning to Illinois. After several years of working as a mixed animal practitioner in central Illinois, she moved to the suburbs of Chicago and worked with small animals and exotics. Prior to joining the Beach Park Animal Hospital team in May 2014, Dr. Makofski managed a group of hospitals on the south side of Chicago. Her medical interests include soft tissue surgery and preventive medicine.
Dr. Makofski is an avid football and hockey fan and enjoys canoeing, traveling and volunteering at local animal rescue groups. She lives with her family in the Northwest Suburbs.