Dr. Sokolova spent 3 years studying veterinary medicine at the University of Stara Zagora before moving to Germany. There she graduated from Justus Liebig University in Giessen in 2001 after what she received PhD in veterinary medicine in 2005.
After several internships in small animal medicine and surgery at Small Animal Hospital Kaiserberg (Duisburg), Veterinary Practice Dr. Hesse (Bochum) and Veterinary Practice Dr. Birke (Marburg), Dr. Sokolova returned to Bulgaria.
She was part of the staff of Small Animal Clinic Amivet in Sofia before opening Madara Vet in 2014.
A member of the German Veterinary Medical Association and the Bulgarian Veterinary Union, Dr. Sokolova has professional interests in internal medicine, surgery and dermatology. She is fluent in German, French and English.