Dr. James Kuhn graduated from the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine in 1984. While at Mizzou, Dr. Kuhn was the recipient of the Hazel and Edgar F. Ebert Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Medicine. He was elected Phi Zeta, the honor society of veterinary medicine. Dr. Kuhn is currently a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Missouri Veterinary Medical Association, Greater St. Louis Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association. He was elected to the Veterinary Honor Roll of the Missouri Veterinary Medical Foundation in 2004 and in 2010 he was selected by St. Louis Magazine as a Five Star Award Winner for scoring highest in overall satisfaction based on feedback from clients and peers.
While Dr. Kuhn enjoys internal medicine cases, he has developed an interest in both soft tissue and orthopedic surgery. He was certified in 1999 by the University of Pennsylvania to perform a special radiographic procedure to screen young dogs for hip dysplasia. Dr. Kuhn is also the program veterinarian for C.H.A.M.P.S, an assistance dog group based in St. Louis.
In his spare time, Dr. Kuhn enjoys spending time at his farm with his wife Mary, daughter Jamie, and his dog Chili Bean.