Dr. Maxaner is originally from Alabama, but grew up in Palm Beach County Florida. She attended Florida Atlantic University where she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology and a Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology with an emphasis in Comparative Animal Behavior. She then returned to Alabama where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Maxaner is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Florida Veterinary Medical Association, the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association, the Palm Beach Veterinary Society and the Phi Zeta Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include dentistry, ophthalmology, neurology, and surgery. In her free time, Dr. Maxaner enjoys crafts, yoga, gardening, and spending time with her husband Jeremy. They share their home with a high energy Border Collie mix and three cats.