Doctor Bios

Richard Chu, DVM

Staff Veterinarian, Pacific Heights Campus

Dr. Chu grew up in Oahu and St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Dr. Chu received his Bachelor’s from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA. He graduated from Oklahoma State College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997 and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in NYC from 1997-1998. He joined the Pets Unlimited (now SF SPCA Pacific Heights) veterinary team in August 1999 and has an interest in ophthalmology, emergency medicine and critical care.

Dr. Chu shares his life with his three rescue dogs, and enjoys spending his free time traveling and DJing.

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