Dr. Ignacio “Nash” Tan is the owner and founder of Prime Vet Corporation and the man behind Edmonton South Animal Hospital and Lakeview Animal Hospital. He grew up in the Philippines and was always around animals, either at home or with his friends. Dr. Tan is moved by the friendship, loyalty, compassion and support that pets provide and loves the challenges that come with working with animals. Dr. Tan enjoys the personal bonds that he develops with his clients and their pets, and takes satisfaction in knowing that he is helping them live their lives to the fullest.
Dr. Tan studied in De La Salle Araneta University in the Philippines and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. He attended the Veterinary Skills and Technical Enhancement Program at the Ontario Vet College, University of Guelph in 2009. General practice, emergency medicine, veterinary surgery and dermatology are among his many professional interests. Dr. Tan is also certified to perform TPLO surgeries.
Dr. Tan is married to Amanda and they have two toddlers named Fort and Amelie. They also have a cat name Shaya who is quite a character. During his time off, he loves to spend time with his family and explore the great Canadian outdoors.