We’re committed to keeping clients and staff safe during COVID-19 with NEW admittance and check-out processes. Learn more.

Meena Ishikawa Braden, Staff Veterinarian

DVM, MPH

Meena Ishikawa Braden, DVM, MPH, was born in Kathmandu, Nepal and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. After graduating from the University of Hawaii with a degree in journalism, she worked in public relations. After her marriage and subsequent move to Little Rock, Arkansas, Dr. Braden worked as a paralegal for many years; however, upon the adoption of her first dog Nikko, she decided to pursue a veterinary career. Dr. Braden received her DVM from LSU in 2005 and her Master's Degree in Public Health in 2007 from LSU-HSC. Her areas of interest include: epidemiology, preventive medicine, and public health. Dr. Braden is a member of American Veterinary Medical Association, Louisiana Veterinary Medical Association, and Baton Rouge Veterinary Medical Association.

She, her husband, Chad, daughter, Maile, and son, Eliot, share their home with Blazie and Cassidy, (dogs); Bebe and Purrcy, (cats); and Turtle (yes, a turtle!). Her hobbies include travel, scuba diving, and running.
Meena Ishikawa Braden

Book an Appointment

Select an appointment type to get started.

My Pet is Sick

My Pet is Sick

Physical Exam or Vaccines

Physical Exam or Vaccines

Other

Other

Emergency

Emergency

Book an Appointment

Select an appointment type to get started.

My Pet is Sick

My Pet is Sick

Physical Exam or Vaccines

Physical Exam or Vaccines

Other

Other

Emergency

Emergency

Veterinary Services for Your Pet

Your pet can enjoy comprehensive preventive and wellness care veterinary services for every stage of life, from puppy or kitten through adult and the senior years. We invite you to explore our services to learn more and help keep your pet happy and healthy!
Learn More

Connect with us

          Connect to our Google Plus page          Connect to our Yelp page          Connect to our Instagram page

Loading... Please wait