Dr. Jonathan Magid
Originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, Dr. Magid is an equine veterinary specialist. He graduated from Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine in Fort Collins, Colorado. After several years in private practice, he returned to the University of Illinois to complete a residency program in Equine Internal Medicine.
While at the University of Illinois, Dr. Magid was a Clinical Instructor in Equine Medicine and earned his Master’s Degree with advanced training in equine internal medicine, equine dentistry, equine surgery, and lameness diagnosis and treatment.
Dr. Magid became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (DACVIM) in 1999 and received his Master’s Degree (MS) in 2002. He has been a speaker at national and state meetings on equine physiology.
Dr. Magid has studied equine dentistry extensively and has worked with Dr. Dean Scroggins and Dr. Gordon Baker at the University of Illinois. Dr. Magid has been an instructor in several equine dentistry programs for veterinary students and veterinarians.
After successfully completing the residency program, Dr. Magid practiced veterinary medicine in Montana while consulting at Antech Diagnostics, a national veterinary diagnostic laboratory.
In 2005 Dr. Magid relocated to Central Texas and began his mobile equine practice which has grown to provide clinic and hospitalization facilities at his ranch in Bertram, Texas.
Dr. Magid serves several local equine rescue groups. He is a sponsor for the Williamson County 4-H horse show and has sponsored several play days and rodeos. He has lectured at FFA meetings, informing high school students in the group about veterinary medicine and animal husbandry and has had high school students come to work with him in Leander ISD’s Cool Week program.
Dr. Magid has also been deeply involved with the Texas Veterinary Association’s legislative efforts at the state capitol.
Dr. Magid’s Wife
Brenda is Dr. Magid‘s wife, she wears many hats. She is our office manager, wife, mother, ICU nurse at heart Hospital of Austin, veterinary technician on nights and weekends, and anything else required of her. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family and riding one of her horses.
Animal Liaison Officer
Holly is our AOL(animal liaison officer). She has taken it upon herself to be in charge of comforting all of our youngest patients. She can be found snuggling and cleaning any species of baby in the barn. We are truly blessed to have her as part of our team.
Dr. Magid has several part-time veterinary assistants who travel with him on farm and barn visits to keep him, the clients and his patients safe by their quiet and calm handling of the horses and other animal patients during examinations, diagnosis, and treatment.