Dr. Priyanka Thakkar is a licensed veterinarian with years of experience in emergency and critical care medicine. Dr. Thakkar earned her bachelor's degree in Animal Science from CalPoly Pomona. She then graduated from Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. She pursued advanced training and completed an internship focusing in emergency and critical care, internal medicine, and surgery in Los Angeles. Since then, she has practiced as an emergency medicine at multiple hospitals in the Los Angeles area.

Dr. Thakkar has a particular interest in emergency and critical care. When not practicing medicine, Dr. Thakkar enjoys traveling, cooking, puzzles and spending time with her husband, 2-legged and 4-legged children.