Dr. Porte has been practicing in California for more than 20 years. Dr Porte attended
Michigan State University and earned her Licensed Veterinary Technician Degree. She
then worked as a Veterinary Technician at MSU College of Veterinary Medicine to finance
her education. Her work in the Critical and Intensive Care Unit, as a Technician
and Veterinary Student, gave Dr. Porte valuable perspective and experience After
finishing her undergraduate studies, Dr. Porte then earned her Doctorate of Veterinary
Medicine from MSU College of Veterinary Medicine.
During her internship at MSU, Dr. Porte met and married her husband, Ken who also
has his own veterinary practice. They live with their two sons and a collection of
Dr. Porte attends annual conferences and seminars to ensure her medical knowledge
includes the latest research and discoveries. She strives to give your pet the best
preventative medicine as well as the most current diagnostics and treatments.
Vidyha Pandi, Bsc BVetMed
Dr. Pandi obtained her undergraduate degree from UC San Diego. After earning her
Veterinary degree at the prestigious Royal Veterinary College, in London, she returned
to San Diego to practice medicine. Dr. Pandi chose to work at a busy emergency hospital
where she developed expertise in surgical and diagnostic skills. Having grown up
surrounded by livestock, Dr. Pandi learned to love animals from a young age.
Though she now loves dogs and cats, she still has a soft spot for cattle and sheep
and avoids including them in her diet.
Dr. Pandi lives with her husband in San Diego. They share their home with their young
daughter and also their dog Betty Boop. When she’s not dedicating her time to Woodside
Animal Hospital, Dr Pandi enjoys gardening and ceramics as well as outdoor activities
with her husband.
Like Dr. Porte, Dr. Pandi frequently attends continuing education seminars to keep
her up to date and to provide your pet the best care possible.