Melissa O. Suarez, DVM, Associate Veterinarian
Dr. Melissa O. Suarez received her DVM from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. She had also previously obtained a Bachelors of Science with a focus in Animal Science from LSU Agricultural and Mechanical College in 1999. She is a native from Laplace, Louisiana, a small community located just outside of New Orleans. After graduating in 2005, she practiced three years in North Las Vegas, NV and then moved closer to home with her growing family to Allen, Texas in 2008. She has been practicing in Texas ever since and enjoys free time with her husband, three children and two dogs (Gumbo & Yogi).
Dr. Suarez has great compassion for all of her patients. She enjoys all aspects of canine and feline medicine and surgery with a particular interest in challenging internal medicine cases, pain management, and preventative medicine. She is also skilled in soft tissue surgery using blade and CO2 laser procedures. In February 2016, Dr. Suarez completed an extensive ultrasound training course and we are proud to offer this important diagnostic tool to our patients. She is an active and proud member of several national and local veterinary associations. Outside of veterinary medicine, she enjoys reading, cooking, being a mother to three beautiful children.