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Is Dr. Lauren Thielen Married? What’s Her Net Worth as of 2022?

Is Dr. Lauren Thielen Married? What’s Her Net Worth as of 2022?

Facts of Dr. Lauren Thielen

Full Name: Dr. Lauren Thielen
Birth Date: August 3, 1987
Age: 34 years
Gender: Female
Profession: TV actor, Doctor
Country: United States
Horoscope: Leo
DatingNicola Di Girolamo
Break UpSean Samaniego
Net Worth$250 thousand
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceFort Collins, Colorado
EducationFossil Ridge High School, Midwestern State University, Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine
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A reality Tv actor, Dr. Lauren Thielen is popular for her appearances in the documentary reality TV series “Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER.” The reality show has been airing on the Nat Geo Wild network since 2014. Also, she is a well-established veterinarian.

How old is Dr. Lauren Thielen?

On August 3rd, 1987, Dr. Lauren Thielen was born in Fort Worth, Texas, the U.S. Her birth sign is Leo. Having American nationality, Thielen is of mixed ethnicity. But her parents and family background info are under the wraps. She has black hair color with dark brown eyes color.

Education of Dr. Lauren Thielen

Lauren attended Fossil Ridge High School located in Fort Collins, Colorado. In the year 2005, he graduated from high school. After that, he enrolled in the Midwestern State University located in Wichita Falls, Texas.

In the year 2009, she graduated from the University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology-Chemistry. Thielen continued her education at the Texas A&M College of Veterinary Medicine, from which she obtained her DVM degree in the year 2013.

Is Dr. Lauren Thielen Married?

Dr. Tielen is yet to get married but is in a romantic relationship with her boyfriend. Her boyfriend’s name is Nicola Di Girolamo. Her current boyfriend Nicola is also an Exotic animal doctor. Thielen’s boyfriend Girolamo doubles down as a professor for Oklahoma State University.

Dr. Lauren Thielen with her boyfriend
Caption: Dr. Lauren Thielen with her boyfriend (Photo: Instagram)

But the duo has not shared when exactly the two started seeing each other. We can say their common interest in exotic animals brought them together. In the past, she was in a romantic relationship with her boyfriend Sean Samaniego.

Dr. Lauren Thielen with her friends
Caption: Dr. Lauren Thielen with her friends (Photo: Instagram)

But their relationship ended in a short period of time. According to reports, they started dating in the year 2014 but no info when they ended their relationship. Previously, she was in a relationship with a guy named Nick according to reports.

What is the Net Worth of Dr. Lauren Thielen?

The reality show actor, Thielen has been earning a handsome sum of money from work. According to records, Dr. Lauren Thielen has an estimated net worth of $250 thousand as of 2022. She lives a simple life and never likes to attract public attention by publicly displaying her wealth.

Dr. Lauren Thielen sitting on sofa and posing for a picture
Caption: Dr. Lauren Thielen sitting on the sofa and posing for a picture (Photo: Instagram)

The average salary of a vet in the USA is roughly $77, 154 annually according to payscale. She has earned an impressive sum from net worth from her career. Thielen has been working as an associate veterinarian at the Broward Avian and Exotic Animal Hospital. She receives $1500 per episode from her appearance in Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER series according to reports.

Is she Leaving “Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER”?

Yes, Dr. Lauren Thielen has left “Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER.” She became popular because of the show.  In the show, she worked on patients like rabbits, ferrets, foxes, fish, birds, reptiles, marsupials, and even primates.

The prime reason for leaving the show is she left Florida for her hometown in Texas to start her own exotic vet clinic. On  October 4, 2014, she made her debut during the first season premiere.


  • She has a keen interest in exotic animals as a result she did a one-year internship with her idol, Dr. Kelleher, in the exotic animal medicine field at the Broward Avian as well as an Exotic Animal Hospital.
  • She became a board-certified Avian specialist at the Veterinary Center for Birds & Exotics. in the year 2016.
Dr. Lauren Thielen clicking picture inside the lab
Caption: Dr. Lauren Thielen clicking pictures inside the lab (Photo: Tv Time)
  • Then Lauren returned to Dr. Kelleher in Deerfield Beach and started working at Broward Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital as an Avian and exotic care veterinarian.
  • Also, she featured in Nat Geo Wild TV show Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER along with Dr. Susan Kellehe.
Dr. Lauren Thielen posing for picture with dog and their products
Caption: Dr. Lauren Thielen posing for pictures with the dog and their products (Photo: Instagram)
  • The team of doctors conducted field research on Macaws in the Amazon rainforest at the Tambopata Research Center in Peru which was shown in the reality show.
  • Also, she worked as the Marketing Chair for the Association of Exotic Mammal Veterinarians.
  • Lauren is one of the prominent members of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Association of Avian Veterinarians.