Dr. Wilburn grew up in Archie, MO, and also made his start with PHAC by helping around the clinic and assisting Dr. Baker with farm calls during summer breaks.
Dr. Wilburn graduated from Archie High School in 2006. He attended the College of the Ozarks and obtained a BS in Biology in 2010. He went on to receive a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Missouri in 2015.
After graduation, Dr. Wilburn spent his first year of practice in Effingham, Illinois, where he worked in a mixed animal practice involving primarily dairy cattle, beef cattle and small animal services. In 2016, Dr. Wilburn returned to Missouri and continued mixed animal practice with the Drexel Veterinary Clinic. In 2017, Dr. Wilburn joined the Veterinary team at PHAC.
Dr. Wilburn's professional interests include small animal and large animal preventative care, small animal and large animal reproduction, and soft tissue surgery.
Dr. Wilburn lives with his wife, Marlana, daughter Hadassah, and son Paxton. They have two Siberian huskies- Malik & Ziva.