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Meet Our Dedicated Veterinarians:

Dr. Ben Cox

Dr. Mike Smith

Dr. Carrie Dicken 

Dr. Carrie Dicken studied at Western Kentucky University for her pre-veterinary classes and graduated from Auburn University with her doctorate of veterinary medicine in 2011. She was born and raised in Louisville, KY but met her husband, Nic from Green county and has 2 daughters. When not working, she enjoys riding and showing horses, raising sheep, running/working out, spending time with her girls and all their animals.

Owner, Dr. Ben Cox, established and opened Crossroads Animal Clinic in 1984. Dr. Cox graduated in 1978 of Western Kentucky University with a Bachelors of Science in Animal Science and a 1982 graduate of Auburn University with a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Cox is from Taylor County, where he and his wife Regina live. Together, he and Regina have 2 sons and 1 daughter. When he is not working at CAC, Dr. Cox is working on his farm, HighView Angus. 

Dr. Mike Smith attended Lindsey Wilson College and University of KY for pre-veterinary classes prior to graduating from Auburn University with a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1991. He is originally from Green County and began working at Crossroads in 1991. He and his wife, Susan, have a son and daughter. While not at work, he volunteers with a local help organizations, such as Kentucky Changers, Eight Days of Hope, and church activities.

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