Dr. Niels van Loo started with Banfield Pet Hospital of SE Columbus in 2007 and after having the opportunity to manage a private veterinary clinic in Kentucky for three years, he returned to our Banfield team in the fall of 2012. Dr. van Loo originally hails from the Netherlands and moved to Canada in 1994. He is a 2006 graduate of the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph, Canada. In addition to advocating for the best preventive care for dogs and cats, he especially enjoys soft tissue surgery as well as oral surgery and has an interest in dermatology. An avid equestrian, Dr. van Loo spends much of his spare time riding and training his horse at a local stable. His other interests include reading, cooking, and gardening.