Dr. Cindy Marks graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. She knew from a very early age that she wanted to be a veterinarian and help animals. After receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology for the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign, she began her veterinary career at Hawthorn Animal Hospital in Vernon Hills as a veterinary assistant/receptionist. She enjoys practicing high quality medicine with a focus on internal medicine. She is currently a member of the AVMA, ISVMA, and Chicago VMA.
Dr. Marks shares her life with her husband Brian, a Waukegan firefighter, and her two kids. Her animal family includes two rescue dogs: Brewskie & Newman, and her cat's Amber, Max & Smokey. While she is not working, Dr. Marks loves spending time with her family and animals, watching movies, and enjoying the outdoors.