Dr. Melanie Thompson was born in Houston, Texas and received her Bachelors of Science degree in Animal Science from Cal State Poly, Pomona. She then attended UC Davis and graduated in 1998 from the School of Veterinary Medicine.
After completing veterinary school, Dr. Thompson completed an internship at Veterinary Medical and Surgical Group in Ventura, California before heading north to the Western College of Veterinary Medicine in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada for a three-year residency in internal medicine.
Upon completion of her residency in the summer of 2002, she earned her Masters of Veterinary Science degree (focus on Diabetes Mellitus) and passed the internal medicine board certification exam. She is interested in all aspects of internal medicine.
Dr. Thompson is now a valuable member of the medical team at AVC and the Utah community where she lives with her husband Omar, her daughter Mayana, her dogs Stitch and Max, and her two cats, Minnie and Chip. Her knowledge, expertise and sense of humor are greatly appreciated.
Board Certified, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
- Gastrointestinal Diseases
- Endocrine Diseases
- Immune-mediated Diseases