Dr. Hoshen was born in Israel and grew up near Chicago, Illinois. She received her DVM from Colorado State University in 2001. She has practiced small animal medicine in New Mexico for the past ten years and joined Manzano Animal Clinic in 2016. Dr. Hoshen has a special interest in acupuncture which is an exciting modality to offer at our clinic! She has five Salukis at home: Tavi, Mira, Larissa, Silver, and Orly. Dr. Hoshen also has a new little kitten and a cat named Orangie. When not at work, Dr. Hoshen enjoys canine sports photography and exploring the outdoors with her dogs. Two of her favorite things about veterinary medicine include being able to work with people and their animals together everyday and the intellectual challenges of the field.