VCA Love Field Animal Hospital

Melissa O. Suarez, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Louisiana State University


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.

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. 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, spending time with family and enjoying the company of her two senior dogs, Chewie and Yogi.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

In case of emergency, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, contact VCA Metroplex Animal Hospital at 972-438-7113.