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Brian Melius

Veterinarian - Partner

Dr. Brian Melius was born and raised in Metairie, Louisiana. He graduated from St. Martin’s Episcopal High School. He received his B.S. degree in dairy science from LSU in 1979. He went on to receive his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from LSU in June of 1983, at which time he began practicing at MSAH. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical AssociationLouisiana Veterinary Medical Association, and the Southeast Louisiana Veterinary Association (SLVA). He is a former president and former board member of the SLVA, as well as past-president of Metairie Small Animal Hospital. Dr. Brian is also a past member of the Animal Welfare Commission formed in 2009 by Governor Bobby Jindal as well as a former Board of Trustees member for St. Martin’s Episcopal School.

Dr. Brian is married to Jennifer Tuero Melius. They have three happily married daughters—Grant (husband Ryan Worrell), Kristen (husband Ryan Gallagher) and Logan (husband Andy Vella), and three beautiful Grandchildren Liam and Audrey Gallagher, as well as John Worrell. Brian and Jennifer currently share their home with their dogs, Ruby and Angel. Dr. Brian enjoys golfing, fishing, gardening, his workouts at the gym, but mostly spending time with his family.