Dr. Dalia Mathan

Born and raised in northern California, Dr. Mathan grew up knowing she was going to be a veterinarian from the time she was 13 years old. She graduated with honors from UC Davis with a bachelors of science in biology in 1982. She graduated also with honors from the School of Veterinary Medicine at UC Davis in 1987.

Her first position as a veterinarian was at Skyway Pet Hospital in Paradise from 1987 to 1990. Then as a relief veterinarian, from 1990 to 1996 she had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clinicians including being on staff at the North Valley Veterinary Emergency Clinic for two years.

Dr. Sue Thompson

Graduated from UC Davis with a BS in Physiology, and then went on to International Veterinary Chiropractic Association (IVCA) school and graduated with Dr. Mathan in 1987.

Sue has a diverse interest in SCUBA diving and horse training and is lucky enough to spend part of the year working in the Caribbean. She has had a long term interest in alternative and complimentary medicine and has finished her veterinary chiropractic certification for large and small animals.

Dr. Sue is providing referral services to other veterinarians in the local area.

Dr. Sue does chiropractic work on cats and dogs with amazing results. Please contact Dr. Sue directly at the phone numbers listed above for private consultations about your pets.

Dr. Dan Apple

Dr. Dan Apple is a 1976 graduate of Iowa State University. He started in small animal practice in San Jose upon graduation, where he still maintains a small practice of third generation clients. After moving to Paradise several years ago he has worked part time at Animal Hospital Hospital on the Ridge. He specializes in general small animal medicine. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his pets, gardening, and working on his six acres.




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