A native of Kentucky, Dr. Waldridge received his DVM from Auburn University. Most recently he served as an associate veterinarian at Rood & Riddle Equine Hospital in Lexington, Ky.
Dr. Waldridge served as a treating veterinarian at the equine quarantine facility during the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta, Ga., and he worked in private practice after graduation and before joining the staff as a tenured professor at Auburn. There he taught graduate and undergraduate courses, and he oversaw numerous interns and large animal internal medicine residents.
Dr. Waldridge is a member of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, American Board of Veterinary Practitioners, American Veterinary Medical Association, American Association of Equine Practitioners, Kentucky Association of Equine Practitioners, and Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society.
He has 38 published peer-reviewed articles, five published book chapters, multiple articles pending acceptance and publication, 42 publications from papers presented at professional meetings, and dozens of professional and lay presentations to his credit.