Dr. Anuradha Nallapaneni DVM, PhD
Dr. Anuradha Nallapaneni is a compassionate veterinarian providing non-emergency and emergency medical treatment as well as pet preventive care for all our four-legged friends.
As a Veterinary graduate from India with a PhD in Veterinary Biomedical Sciences from the College of Veterinary Health Sciences at Oklahoma State University, she enjoys the entire spectrum of veterinary medicine and finds the greatest fulfillment in helping to nurture the bond between pets and pet owners.
Before moving to Florida, Dr. Nallapaneni worked for three years in Virginia in small animal and exotic practice and as a research veterinarian at Tulane University in Louisiana. After continuous research, this contributed to her desire to pursue a veterinarian career in private practice at Tender Hearts Animal Hospital at Kissimmee, FL.
Her desire is to provide the highest quality of medical care to her patients with the attention to care needed for lovable, furry dogs and cats. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, activities with children, and of course; her cat Cleo.
Born in the city Mayaguez, Puerto Rico on December 6, 1979. Grew up in Cabo Rojo, a small town in Puerto Rico, where she went to elementary, middle and high school, and participated in sports like volleyball, basketball and tennis. As an active member of society, volunteered in shelters, recycling on the beach, giving her time in nursing homes and her local church. In 2012, Yahaira obtained a Bachelor’s in Biology from the University of Puerto Rico and in 2015, graduated with an Associate’s in Veterinarian Technician Studies from the University of Turabo in Puerto Rico.
She got her Rescue Marine Mammals certificate in 2004, CPR certificate in 2015, Bovine artificial insemination certificate in 2014, and has been a large and small animal veterinary technician in Puerto Rico for two years and Orlando for one year.
As a bilingual and highly experienced member of the team, she has been working as the lead for a year. Also have train her own dog who love hanging at Disney and car rides.
Kathia Y. Sepulveda Torres
Ms. Kathia has been working in the pet industry for about 2 years now. She absolutely enjoys living the dream of having the privilege to work with amazing animals.
She believes that every day is learning experience and brings her closer to her goal of becoming a better employee and be able to provide the best service to our clients.
Kathia likes spending time with her pets, family and reading books. She goes home to a playful and mischievous border collie Tyson, Toppy a loving Chihuahua with big personality and Ozzy, an easy going and friendly pit bull.
Visit Tender Hearts Animal Hospital today and meet our experienced and compassionate team and licensed veterinarian. Come in for a tour and see our brand new, state of the art facility.