Blum's Team: A Closer Look at One of the Best Vets in Chicago

Name: Dr. Harathi Krishnan


Education: University of Pennsylvania

Why she’s special:

Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association and Chicago Veterinary Medical Association

Completed a small animal rotating internship at the University of Wisconsin to procure additional training after veterinary school

Has a special interest in ophthalmology and internal medicine

Published research on chronic kidney disease in canines

Presented research at the national veterinary ophthalmology conference

Worked for a national animal welfare organization in Washington, D.C. prior to attending veterinary school

What she loves (outside of veterinary medicine):

Her cat, Lucy, who is growing up way too fast!

Trying new restaurants

Reading mystery novels

Spending time with family and friends

A good cup of coffee

Bar trivia (although she isn’t very good)

“The best doctor in the world is the veterinarian. He can’t ask his patients what’s the matter—he’s got to just know.” – Will Rogers