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Merrianne Burtch

Dr. Merrianne Burtch is a board-certified internal medicine specialist in Santa Cruz with a special interest in intestinal disease, endocrine diseases and lung disease.

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Merrianne Burtch - DVM, DACVIM(SAIM)

Dr. Merrianne Burtch, grew up in San Jose California. She obtained her Bachelors of Science  at Stanford University, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at UC Davis in 1993. She went on to do a small animal internship at Santa Cruz Veterinary Hospital followed by a self designed Internal medicine residency again at SCVH with out rotations to UC Davis.

She became board certified in internal Medicine 1999 the same year we opened Pacific Veterinary Specialists. Practicing in the community since 1993, she has special interest in intestinal disease, endocrine diseases and lung disease. She enjoys endoscopy and solving the puzzles of complicated cases. 

Her time out of the hospital is spent on BirchBark Foundation, a non profit supporting the human animal bond which she founded in 2013.  She enjoys time with her family: husband and 2 sons,  3 dogs and 2 cats, gardening and watching sports.

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Pacific & Santa Cruz Veterinary Specialists is always accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about restoring good health to Santa Cruz companion animals. We are open 24/7 to provide your pet with care, whenever they need us.

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