Meet Dr. Sudhir Ahluwalia, DVM, PhD
Dr. Sudhir Ahluwalia, also known as "Dr. A," earned his DVM degree in India and obtained his Ph.D. in Veterinary Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University. Following veterinary school, he practiced in a mixed animal setting before relocating to the United States to specialize in infectious diseases and veterinary medicine.
Dr. A has a passion for working with various animals, particularly dogs, and has yet to pick a favorite breed. His specific areas of interest include orthopedic surgery, ocular care, ophthalmic surgery, and veterinary dentistry. He strongly advocates for preventive care to ensure the well-being of pets and utilizes all available resources, adhering to compassionate and exceptional medical standards to restore the health of sick animals.
During his academic pursuits, Dr. A was the recipient of several prestigious awards, including the Auburn University Presidential Fellowship, the Alabama EPSCoR award, and the Outstanding Graduate Student award. He holds a provisional patent for a commercial feline infectious peritonitis mRNA diagnostic test, developed at Auburn University. Dr. A has also made valuable contributions to reputable publications, with seven of his writings published in international journals. He is an esteemed member of the Phi Zeta Veterinary Owner Society, Sigma Xi Honor Society, and American Veterinary Dental Society.
Recently, Dr. A completed certification courses in basic and advanced TPLO (Tibial Plateau Leveling Osteotomy) and is currently pursuing a post-graduate certification course in veterinary ophthalmology.
During his leisure time, Dr. A enjoys cooking and sketching.