Dr. Anitha Shanmugam was born and raised in India. She graduated in 2009 from Tamilnadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University with distinction. She worked in a small animal practice in India before moving to the United States in 2011. Once here, she completed a clinical training program at Louisiana State University. Dr. Shan, as we call her, enjoys doing surgeries and her favorite part of veterinary care is internal medicine. She is most satisfied to get a sick pet back on its feet. When not working, she enjoys her free time watching movies, traveling and playing with her 4-year-old daughter.