Monticello Animal Hospital

1193 5th Street, SW
Charlottesville, VA 22902


John Andersen, DVM

Undergraduate Degree: James Madison University, 1998. Bachelor of Science Degree.
Veterinary Degree: VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (at Virginia Tech), 2002. Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM)
Veterinary Career and Interests: After graduating from veterinary school, Dr. Andersen started his career at the N.C. State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital.  Here, he worked as an intern gaining experience in internal medicine, specialized surgery, emergency medicine/critical care, and oncology. Dr. Andersen then moved to Charlottesville in 2003 and began working at Monticello Animal Hospital later that year. His veterinary interests remain internal medicine, critical care, and cancer surgery.
Family and Pets: Dr. Andersen and his wife Michelle (also a veterinarian) have a son, Whitcomb. They also live with their dogs Boone and Ruby and cat Lucy in Crozet.
Personal Interests and Hobbies: On his off-time, Dr. Andersen enjoys spending time with his family, running ultramarathons, writing a veterinary and fitness column for the Crozet Gazette, and working at Crozet Running, a running store in Crozet that he and his wife opened in Nov 2013.