Dr. Steve Winokur

Dr. Steve Winokur

DVM, CVA

Dr. Winokur was born in New York City, New York. He received his Bachelor of Science from S.U.N.Y College at Cortland. His father was a small animal veterinarian who had a solo practice in Larchmont, NY. He spent a few summers and the year after college graduation working at his father’s practice. This provided the motivation for Dr. Winokur to pursue a life in the field of veterinary medicine. He moved to Georgia to attend the Veterinary College at the University of Georgia. Prior to matriculation at Georgia, he worked towards a Master’s Degree at Emory Medical School in the physiology department. As a grad student, an Atlanta lacrosse teammate and employee of PRAH introduced him to Dr. Petty. Thereafter, he worked as a technician for Dr. Petty, the previous owner of Pharr Road Animal Hospital, and the late Dr. Ben Tucker prior to acceptance to veterinary school. Drs. Winokur and Almand have two daughters, Jamie and Dani and three cats Charlie, Franklin and Bitsy. Dani is adulting in Atlanta with degrees from Georgia State. Jamie is a double dog graduating in 2021 with a DVM degree from UGA , and pulled off a beautiful COVID wedding with Kyle in June 2020