William J. Wood, Jr.
Dr. Wood is proud to call Leavenworth, KS his hometown! He is a 1992 graduation of Leavenworth High School and attended Kansas State University for both his undergraduate and veterinary degrees. Dr. Wood took over as sole owner of Pioneer Animal Hospital on January 3, 2006. Prior to returning to Leavenworth he held positions as an associate veterinarian at both Michigan City Animal Hospital in Michigan City, IN (2001-2003) and Crysler Animal Hospital in Independence, MO (2003 to late 2005).
Dr. Wood is married to Melony and has three children: Benjamin, Kimberly and Alexis. The family are proud owners of three cats: Oliver, Edgar, and Ramona. Dr. Wood and Melony have recently taken up road bicycling and enjoy all of the associated health and social benefits. Dr. Wood’s other interests include music, the dramatic arts, and local (Leavenworth and Kansas City) sports. You can commonly find him in the pit band (guitar/bass guitar) or on stage in community theater productions around the Kansas City area.
Dr. Wood is a proud member of the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) and the Leavenworth-Lansing Area Chamber of Commerce.