Dr. Dasari is originally from India and grew up on a farm with a variety of animals. He was inspired to become a veterinarian as he grew older, caring and healing animals on the farm. He received a scholarship from the College of Veterinary Science in Hyderabad, India and graduated with his DVM in 1998. Dr. Dasari came to the USA in 2002 and went on to complete a one year clinical residency at Oklahoma State University in 2004. He has been with Banfield since 2007 and has professional interests in wellness and preventive care, dermatology, internal medicine/critical care, cardiology, senior chronic disease management, soft tissue and limited orthopedic surgery, holistic treatments, and limited exotic pet care. When not at work, you will find him fishing, playing tennis and cricket, going to the beach, and spending time with his family and cat, Tigger.