Veterinarians in Metairie, LA | Banfield Pet Hospital



6851 Veterans Memorial Blvd
Metairie, LA  70003

(504) 456-9601

Hospital Number: 1175

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  • Description
    Before setting out with your pet for a day on Lake Pontchartrain, Banfield Pet Hospital of Metairie encourages you to keep the health of your pet in mind. Routine pet health maintenance can be a difficult thing to keep up with, but if not looked after, the health of your pet can decline. With Banfield Pet Hospital as your partner, you need not worry about your pet not feeling up to a day full of adventure and outdoors fun.
     For over 50 years, Banfield has partnered with the nation’s pet owners in providing the best health care possible. You can rest assured that when you partner with Banfield, your pet’s overall health and well-being will be top priority. 
    Conveniently located near Interstate 10, Metairie’s Banfield Pet Hospital makes it easier than ever for you to be an active partner in your pet’s health care. From every day care needs to surgery, Banfield is your go-to for things pet health related.
    Banfield Pet Hospital is always accepting new pet patients and same day access appointments may be available. Don’t forget to ask our staff about the Optimum Wellness Plan® options we offer to our Metairie guests.
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  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • CareCredit
    • Interpretation Services
  • Team

    Dr. Shawn Kitziger


    Dr. Shawn Kitziger attended Loyala University and Graduated in 1990 from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She has practiced for 22 years in the New Orleans area. Dr. Kitziger joined Banfield Pet Hospital in December of 2011. More Details >>

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    Dr. Christal Broomhall


    Dr. Broomhall obtained her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Louisiana State University and has been practicing veterinary medicine for eight years. She joined Banfield in July 2017 and her special interest is in surgery. Dr. Broomhall has two cats, two dogs, a snake and a tortoise. More Details >>

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    Dr. Kevin Puzycki


    Dr. Puzycki is a native of North Haven, Connecticut and worked as a technician for 9 years before going to veterinary school. He is a graduate of St. George’s University in Grenada and did his clinical year at Louisiana State University. He decided to move to New Orleans because he's fallen in love with the city over the years but also because he loves warm weather. He has a dog named Mame (like the food Edamame) and a cat named Eli. Outside of work, he loves to run, explore the city, and has a strong passion for drawing and painting. More Details >>

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    Russhelle Gremillion, RVT

    Practice Manager

    Russhelle is a native of New Orleans. She received her Associate of Applied Science degree in veterinary technology from Delgado Community College and her Bachelor of Business degree in organizational management from the University of Holy Cross. She is a licensed veterinary technician and has been a practice manager at Banfield since May 2014. She is also a military member of the Louisiana National Guard, and currently working on obtaining her Certified Veterinary Practice Manager licensing. Russhelle enjoys spending time with her family (fur and non fur) and friends, watching football, playing tourist in New Orleans, binge watching Netflix and reading. More Details >>

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