MELISSA BRYANT-NEAL, DVM
Dr. Neal is originally from the Sacramento area. She moved to Los Altos in 2010 after a 12 year adventure in Chicago and New England. Dr. Neal is a former high school biology teacher who decided to pursue her childhood passion of becoming a veterinarian. She attended veterinary school at the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine and has a MA in Education from Stanford. She has been practicing in the Bay Area for ten years and joined the LAVC team in 2018. Dr. Neal’s professional interests include internal medicine and preventative care for cats and dogs. Her most treasured aspect of the job is the quality relationships she builds with her clients and their animals. Having found a love for cats at an early age, Dr. Neal has a passion for feline medicine and surgery. She is an active member of the American Association of Feline Practitioners, and strives continually to improve the experience for all feline patients who visit the clinic. Dr. Neal lives in Los Altos with her husband, 2 very active children, and 3 orange cats. You may see her riding her bike around town or picking up take out from the local restaurants.
- University of California at San Diego, B.S. General Biology
- Stanford University, 1998
- Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 2009
- American Veterinary Medical Association
- California Veterinary Medical Association
- American Association of Feline Practitioners