Meet Dr. Sudhir Ahluwalia, DVM, PhD
Dr. Sudhir Ahluwalia (“Dr. A”) received his DVM in India and his Ph.D. in Veterinary Biomedical Sciences from Auburn University. After veterinary school, Dr. A worked in mixed animal practice before moving to the US to further his skills in infectious diseases and veterinary medicine.
He enjoys working with all animals, especially dogs, and still can’t decide on his favorite breed. Dr. A has particular interests in orthopedic surgery, ocular care, ophthalmic surgery, and veterinary dentistry. Dr. A strongly believes in preventative care to keep pets healthy and uses all available resources with compassionate and exceptional medical standards to regain the health of a sick pet.
During his academic years, Dr. A received the prestigious Auburn University Presidential Fellowship award, Alabama EPSCoR award, and Outstanding Graduate Student award. He has a provisional patent on a feline infectious peritonitis mRNA diagnostic test, which is currently offered commercially by Auburn University. Dr. A has contributed to well-regarded publications and has seven peer-reviewed writings published in international journals. Dr. A is a member of the Phi Zeta Veterinary Owner Society, Sigma Xi Honor Society, and American Veterinary Dental Society.
Dr. A recently completed certification courses for basic and advanced TPLO and is currently enrolled in a post-graduate certification course in veterinary ophthalmology.
In his free time, Dr. A enjoys cooking and sketching.