Matthew Nelson
Veterinarian Specialist - Radiology/Diagnostic Imaging DVM, DACVR
  • BS, Hope College
  • DVM, Michigan State University
  • Internship, VCA SouthPaws
  • Residency, Radiology, University of Georgia
  • Diplomate, America College of Veterinary Radiology

Special Interests/Expertise:
Ultrasonography, computed tomography, radiology

Professor Susan B. Pancakes, a delightfully devilish Labrador Retriever mixed breed dog with a penchant for socks ("I'm just carrying them in my mouth, I wasn't going to eat them, I swear!"). 

Personal Facts:
Matt is a native of Grand Rapids, Michigan. He enjoys cycling, running, sailing, and just about anything outdoors. Other interests include, cooking, restoration projects, and woodworking, and is currently restoring a 1977 Jeep CJ5. In his free time, his is most happy spending time with his family.

Member of the VCA SouthPaws Team Since: 2010


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