Dr Sharon Jeong graduated from Massey University of New Zealand in 2017. She then completed the 18-month surgery and anaesthesia internship at Scone Equine Hospital in the Hunter Valley. After the internship, she spent two years working as an ambulatory vet at Cambridge Equine Hospital in Waikato (NZ) to broaden her skill set before pursuing further specialist training.

In 2021, she commenced the joint Equine Surgery Residency programme and Doctor of Veterinary Clinical Science degree at the University of Queensland. She was the EVA Young Members Abstract Prize recipient and the NZ Best Young Practitioner Prize recipient for her presentations at the 2019 Bain Fallon and 2020 NZVA Conferences. She gained membership status of the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Large Animal Radiology in 2021. Her interests include minimally invasive surgery, abdominal surgery, orthopaedics, lameness and diagnostic imaging.