Madhu Mathews, DVM, MVScDr. Madhu Mathews developed an interest in veterinary medicine from a young age and considers himself fortunate to live his life as a veterinarian. After he received his Bachelor’s degree in Veterinary Medicine from Kerala, India; he proceeded with his Master’s and authored a thesis on Canine Dermatology. He has been a practitioner of veterinary medicine for the past 23 years, with expertise and experience in both regular as well as emergency medicine.
After volunteering in the Dermatology department of Ontario Veterinary College, he moved to the USA and finished his postgraduate training at Oklahoma State University in 2005 and started practising in Virginia/Maryland, followed by an emergency medicine career for more than 7 years. While at the Niagara Veterinary Emergency Clinic, for the last 3 years, Dr. Mathews was also working as relief veterinarian in a number of general practices in and around Hamilton, ON. This blend of experience in emergency and general practice makes it possible for him to handle stressful situations calmly and develop a strong client – doctor relationship.
Dr. Mathews is excited to be the owner and part of the 60 year legacy of the Ancaster Animal Hospital. His goal is to hold the torch of the legacy high by providing sincere superior quality service to all clients and patients by working with his clients to make sure his patients live the healthiest and longest lives possible.
He is married to Princy for the last twenty years and has two sons, Ashish and Ashwin. His pet family includes – Tiger, who really thinks is a TIGER and Montgomery who now rules the Ancaster Animal Hospital along with the senior hospital cat Toad. When not working with animals, Dr. Mathews enjoys oil painting, reading, travelling and movies.
- Member of the Ontario Veterinary Medical Association
- Member of the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society
- Life Member of the Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine