Dr. Vivian Nagao grew up in southern California. She attended UCLA where she earned her BS in Biology and MS in Pharmacology. Dr. Nagao worked in research for a couple of years before attending The Ohio State University for veterinary school. After graduating from veterinary school in 2004, she completed her internship in small animal medicine and surgery at VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. Dr. Nagao worked as a general practitioner in Long Beach and in the South Bay before coming to Bay Animal Hospital. She has a special interest in internal medicine and is certified in veterinary acupuncture from the Chi Institute in Florida. Dr. Nagao is very excited to be here at Bay Animal Hospital!
In her free time, she enjoys running, eating, and spending time with friends and family. She is married with two children , Kaitlyn and Mason, and two dogs, Enzo and Koi.
University of California – Los Angeles
Ohio State University
VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital