Behind the Scenes
Welcome to a behind the scenes look at Summit Boulevard Animal Hospital located in West Palm Beach, Florida, a member of the American Animal Hospital Association. All AAHA hospitals are inspected regularly by trained professionals to make sure they meet AAHA's high standards for hospitals and veterinary care. These "Standards of Excellence" are important for the overall health care of our patients.
Dr. Arun has over 31 years of veterinary practice experience. Dr. Arun graduated from Madras Veterinary College in 1978. From 1984 to 1986 Dr. Arun served as an instructor in the Department of Clinical Sciences, Section Theriogenology and then as Canine Reproductive Associate in the Department of Physiology, Cornell University, New York State College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, New York.
Realizing his calling was for the care of sick animals and preventing diseases, he then moved to Florida and practiced as an Emergency Clinician at the Pet Emergency Center, in Ft. Lauderdale and also at Ramblewood Animal Hospital, in Coral Springs.
After buiding a reputation for veterinary medical excellence, Dr. Arun established Summit Blvd. Animal Hospital Laser Surgery & Pet Dental Center in 1987. With his extensive background in animal reproduction, Dr. Arun also oversees the Florida Animal Reproductive Center and Frozen Semen Bank.
Continuing education is a very important aspect of Dr. Arun's practice. Besides having specialized training in reproduction, Dr. Arun continues to expand his knowledge. In addition to attending general continue education meetings such as the North American Veterinary Conference, Dr. Arun has attended special continuing education in such areas as veterinary endodontics and emergency medicine.
Dr. Arun is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Florida Veterinary Medical Association and Palm Beach Veterinary Medical Association. He also belongs to the Emergency and Critical Care Society, Society for Theriogenology, American Association of Feline (Cat) Practitioners, International Veterinary Ultrasound Society, American Veterinary Dental Society, Veterinary Surgical Laser society, Exotic Mammalian Veterinary Society and Society for Endocrinology.
Dr. Arun is active in the West Palm Beach community and welcomes classes to visit Summit Blvd. Animal Hospital and learn about veterinary medicine and veterinary care needed for pets
Dr. Arun is also a supporter of the Okeheelee Youth Baseball organization where his son plays little league baseball.