Dr. Alan Cuthbertson is a co-owner of Elko Veterinary Clinic. He is a third generation Veterinarian. Dr. Cuthbertson received his B.S. in Bio-Veterinary Medicine at Utah State University in 1984 and his D.V.M. from Ross University of St. Kitts, Caribbean in 1989. After graduation, he came back to his hometown of Elko to start practicing Veterinary Medicine with his father Dr. A.A. Cuthbertson.
Dr. Cuthbertson has special interests in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery, as well as trauma and emergency care in small animal patients. He has obtained numerous continuous education (CE) credits and certificates in these fields. He is a member of the Nevada Veterinary Medical Association and the Association for Veterinary Orthopedic Research and Education. He received the 1999 and 2000 Sherman Award for the "Best of the Best Veterinarian" from the Chamber of Commerce. He was published in the 2000 edition of "Who's Who" and was selected as an honored member of the Heritage Registry of "Who's Who" in the 2006-2007 edition.
Dr. Cuthbertson is a proud father of two children. In their free time, Alan and his family enjoy outdoor recreational activities such as hiking, camping, fishing, horseback riding, skiing, and bike riding.