Priyanka Thakkar, DVM, Associate VeterinarianDVM, Michigan State University
Bachelor of Science Degree in Animal Sciences, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
Priyanka Thakkar (pronounced Tucker) was born in Mumbai, India but raised in Simi Valley, Ca. She attended Cal Poly Pomona where she graduated in 2007 with a bachelor’s degree in Animal Sciences. She then attended Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine and achieved a Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine in 2011. She spent 1 year as an intern at Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles rotating through different specialties which included surgery, internal medicine, emergency medicine, neurology, and oncology. She has a special interest in Surgery and Emergency medicine.
When she isn’t working, Dr. Thakkar enjoys spending her time at the beach, doing yoga, hiking, and traveling around the world. She has two adorable orange tabby cats at home named Raja (King) and Rani (queen).