Dr. Nordland has practiced small animal veterinary medicine in Southern Pines, NC since 1992. He graduated from NCSU College of Veterinary, where he received multiple honors and scholarships, including the highest grade point average in his graduating class. Dr. Nordland previously worked in the Moore County swine industry for 9 years after receiving his bachelor degrees in animal and dairy husbandry from Delaware Valley College of Science and Agriculture. He chose small animal medicine due to his love for his own pets and the satisfaction he derived from giving individualized care to these pets. Dr. Nordland loves what he does in all respects. However, his favorite areas of medicine include orthopedic surgery, soft-tissue surgery, and internal medicine. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the North Carolina Veterinary Medical Association.