Dr. Balasunder Dodda was born and raised in India. He moved to the United States to attend a doctoral program. He graduated with a Ph.D (from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh) and previously earned his masters in Pharmacology and DVM from ANGR Agricultural University in India.
He has been extensively involved in preclinical and clinical research in academia and the pharmaceutical industry. While doing so, he occasionally volunteered in animal shelters and a few private veterinary practices in Pennsylvania. In his previous job, he contributed to a highly successful immune modulating human cancer drug. He has been passionate about translating such recent advances in human medicine to our veterinary patients. His other passions are mastering internal medicine and soft tissue surgeries.
Dr. Dodda lives with his wife, two boys, two cavies, and a bunny. He prefers to spend his leisure time outdoors traveling, gardening, camping, hiking,