Melissa Blazevich

Melissa Blazevich

Assistant Professor of Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences

LSU School of Veterinary Medicine
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Joined LSU Vet Med April 17, 2023



DVM, LSU Vet Med, 2016

BS, Southeastern Louisiana University, 2008


Diplomate, American Veterinary Dental College

Research Interest

Small Animal Dentistry and Oral Surgery

Teaching Interest

I enjoy teaching all aspects of small animal dentistry and oral surgery especially educating students the importance of prophylactic oral health care.

Clinical Interest

Endodontic therapy, periodontal therapy and maxillofacial trauma


Blazevich M, Miles C. The presence of bacteremia before, during, and after performing oral surgery in 13 dogs without the use of antibiotic therapy. Accepted 12/22/22- Journal of Veterinary Dentistry.