Our Veterinarians

Rachel Adams
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Rachel Walters Adams' particular clinical interests include surgical emergencies and polytrauma.
  • Fellowship, Small Animal Surgery, University of Georgia, Athens Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Metropolitan Veterinary Emergency and Referral Hospital, Akron OH
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Adrian College, MI
Dr. Adams loves to play and watch ice hockey, especially the Pittsburgh Penguins. Other favorite pastimes include snowboarding, soccer and running. Her family includes her husband, son, and two dogs: Shetland sheep dog Reese, and Catahoula mix Trafford.
Jonathan Anderson
DVM, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Jonathan Anderson
DVM, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
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Dr. Jonathan Anderson considers challenging surgical cases to be the most rewarding, but particularly enjoys complicated fractures, other orthopedic injuries, polytrauma, minimally invasive thoracoscopic surgeries and thoracic tumor removals.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal
  • Residency, Surgery, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg
Dr. Anderson enjoys skiing, both water and snow, home renovations, and restoring/using early to mid-century American-manufactured woodworking machinery. He and his wife have three rescued dogs: yellow lab Bosun, golden retriever mix Cal Naughton, Jr., Jr., and Newfoundland Rookie.
Isla Arcaro
DVM, MS, DACVAA
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
Isla Arcaro
DVM, MS, DACVAA
Board Certified in Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
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Dr. Isla Arcaro enjoys challenging conditions, like sepsis, a life-threatening response to infection; pheochromocytoma adrenal gland tumors; and diaphragmatic hernias. Creating multi-modal pain management plans for patients with polytrauma or chronic pain is another special interest.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Anesthesia & Analgesia
  • Residency, Anesthesia and Pain Management, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Master of Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
  • Internship, Anesthesia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Aurora Hospital, IL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, St. Matthews University, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Dr. Arcaro enjoys traveling the world, kayaking and yoga. She has three cats, Quiz, Lefty and Potato.
Lawrence Bagley
DVM, DACVO
Ophthalmology
Lawrence Bagley
DVM, DACVO
Board Certified in Veterinary Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
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A veteran in the veterinary ophthalmology field, Dr. Lawrence Bagley started and owned his own practice in Pittsburgh for 20 years before joining BluePearl. His special interests include cataract surgery with lens implantation, corneal disease and eyelid disorders.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists Residency, Ophthalmology, Eye Clinic for Animals, Garden Grove CA Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Mesa Veterinary Hospital, Mesa AZ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Married with three children, Dr. Bagley volunteers with youth organizations, his church and with his children’s schools. He coaches his sons’ baseball teams, plays on softball/basketball teams and cheers on all the Pittsburgh professional teams. The family has two beagles, Gimme and Tucker.
Jennifer Bornkamp
MS, DVM, CVTP, CVA
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
Jennifer Bornkamp
MS, DVM, CVTP, CVA
Anesthesiology & Pain Management
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Dr. Jennifer Bornkamp chose anesthesiology because it brings physiology, pharmacology and patient care together. She is also certified in veterinary acupuncture and tui-na (acupressure & massage).
  • Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist, Chi Institute, Reddick FL
  • Certified Veterinary Tui-na Practitioner, Chi Institute, Reddick FL Residency, Anesthesiology & Pain Management, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • Internship, Large Animal Medicine & Surgery, Iowa State University, Ames
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts & Nevis, West Indies
  • Master of Science, Biotechnology, Kean University, Union NJ
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Delaware Valley College, Doylestown PA
Dr. Bornkamp enjoys hiking and kayaking. She has two dogs, Candice and Odie, and two cats, Mosquito and Moxa.
Katlyn Briel
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Katlyn Briel finds neurologic diseases and auto-immune diseases particularly rewarding to treat.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Nashville Veterinary Specialists, TN
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Auburn University, AL
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Dr. Briel’s favorite pastimes include following her favorite sports teams, the Boston Red Sox and the Tennessee Volunteers, and traveling. She has a great Dane named Big Papi and a cat named Jacoby.
Shari Brown
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Shari Brown particularly enjoys treating dental and dermatology cases.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, VCA Arboretum View Animal Hospital, Downers Grove IL
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Albion College, MI
Dr. Brown’s favorite pastimes include reading and traveling. She is married with three daughters and two cats, Cody and Flower.
Julie Compton
DVM, MS, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Julie Compton
DVM, MS, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
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Dr. Julie Compton finds perineal surgery, thoracic surgery and trauma cases particularly gratifying to treat.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal Master of Science, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Missouri, Columbia Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists, Houston TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins
Dr. Compton is a fast pitch softball coach and enjoys gardening and travel. She and her wife have three kids. The family pets include German shepherd Tisha, Doberman Luther, French bulldog Margeaux, and cats Black Betty and Rascal.
Devin Cunningham
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Devin Cunningham is particularly interested in small animal surgery.
  • Internship, Soft Tissue Research, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center, TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Oradell Animal Hospital, NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona CA
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, University of Florida, Gainesville
Walter Detwiler
DVM
Diagnostic Imaging
Walter Detwiler
DVM
Diagnostic Imaging
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Dr. Walter Detwiler particularly enjoys ultrasounds and computer tomography, especially with the ability to use 3D printers to convert CT images into teaching tools for clients.
  • Residency, Diagnostic Imaging, Medvet, Cincinnati OH
  • Internship, Diagnostic Imaging, Medvet, Cincinnati OH
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Starkville
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Florida, Gainesville
An avid outdoorsmen, Dr. Detwiler enjoys hunting and fishing. He's married to a veterinary dermatologist, and the family includes mixed breed dog Kirra, Australian shepherd Lily, miniature Australian shepherd Roxy, ball python Hurley, bearded dragon Crush, and leopard tortoise Erie.
Michael Finn
DVM, MS, DACVO
Ophthalmology
Michael Finn
DVM, MS, DACVO
Board Certified in Veterinary Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
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Prior to joining BluePearl, Dr. Michael Finn was a clinical assistant professor at Oklahoma State University. His particular clinical interests include cataract surgery and corneal surgery. Dr. Finn volunteers his expertise with the annual free service dog eye exams, sponsored by the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmology.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN Master of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette IN
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Auburn University, AL Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Kansas State University, Manhattan Bachelor of Science, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame IN
Gerald Frye
VMD
Diagnostic Imaging
Gerald Frye
VMD
Diagnostic Imaging
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Dr. Frye has worked exclusively with MRI/CT imaging for over ten years. His clinical interests include MRI of the brain for strokes and tumors, abdominal CTs, and anesthesia for the critical patient, especially those with brain tumors.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Science, Gannon University, Erie PA
Dr. Frye is a NCAA licensed football official and is the replay communicator for the Missouri Valley Football Conference. He is the father of four daughters and has two sphynx cats named Alopecia (Pecia) and Minoxidil (Moxi).
Kara Gornik
DVM, DACVO
Ophthalmology
Kara Gornik
DVM, DACVO
Board Certified in Veterinary Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
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Dr. Kara Gornik's particular clinical interests include golden retriever pigmentary uveitis, the genetics related to ocular conditions, and inherited retinal conditions.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
  • Residency, Ophthalmology, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Fellowship, Comparative Ophthalmology, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Science, West Virginia University, Morgantown
Some of Dr. Gornik’s favorite pastimes include camping, traveling and hiking with her two dogs, Brie and Rascal. She also has a cat name Nacho.
Joey Kallem
DVM
Emergency Medicine
After working in primary care and emergency medicine in Chicago for 12 years, Dr. Joey Kallem joined us in Pittsburgh where she loves complicated medical emergencies. She also has a special interest in exotic animal medicine.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia
Married with two boys, Dr. Kallem is a black belt in karate and Tae Kwon Do. She also loves to read, paddle board and ride her horse Rudy. The family has two dogs, three cats, one lizard, two birds, one fish and a rat living in the house with them.
Rachel Keller Vaughan
DVM, DACVO
Ophthalmology
Rachel Keller Vaughan
DVM, DACVO
Board Certified in Veterinary Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
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Dr. Rachel Keller Vaughan finds the field of ophthalmology appealing because it combines medicine cases with surgical cases, allowing her to practice a variety of medicine. She also likes the variety of species she is able to see and treat as an ophthalmologist. Volunteering within her field is important to her, and she has served as both a committee member and board member on the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmology (ACVO) Vision for Animals Foundation. She is also a consultant with the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium and participates in the ACVO annual free Service Dog Eye Exam Event. Particular clinical interests include immune-mediated disease cases, such as uveitis and retinal detachments, and eyelid, corneal and cataract surgeries. Her research interests include sudden acquired retinal degeneration syndrome and equine ophthalmology, both of which resulted in publications and teaching opportunities.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
  • Residency, Comparative Veterinary Ophthalmology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Auburn University, AL Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Colorado State University, Fort Collins Bachelor of Science, Veterinary Science, University of Arizona, Tucson
Dr. Keller Vaughan is active in local civic and school organizations. She and her husband, who is also a veterinarian, have a son who loves baseball and cats. The family spends time together hiking, camping, traveling and reviving their older home. Shorty, who is short, and Willie, who has one eye, are the family dogs. Joe Patti, the household "boss" cat comes from Pensacola, Florida where he was rescued outside of Joe Patti's fish market as a kitten. Winnie, is their older diabetic cat, and Chibi (Japanese for Pipsqueak), is their newest cat who received a life- saving transfusion from the generous blood bank donors at PVSEC.
Michael Kraun
DVM, DACVS-SA
Surgery
Michael Kraun
DVM, DACVS-SA
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery-Small Animal
Surgery
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Dr. Michael Kraun’s clinical interests include general soft tissue and reconstructive surgery, tibial plateau leveling osteotomy (TPLO) for treatment of cranial cruciate ligament disease, less invasive fracture repair, spinal decompressive surgery, and procedural innovation/modification. He is also passionate about teaching, pain management, and issues pertaining to patient safety.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons-Small Animal Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Dallas Veterinary Surgical Center, TX
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens
  • Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Sciences, University of Georgia, Athens
Dr. Kraun enjoys playing sports, especially hockey. An avid college football fan, he is a proud Georgia Bulldog. He loves the outdoors, especially being on the water, and likes to incorporate music into his life whenever possible. He has two cats, Metzy and Cali, and two dachshund-mix brothers, Milo and Graham.
Kristen Krisulevicz
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Kristen Krisulevicz toxicity, trauma and urinary obstruction cases particularly gratifying to treat.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Center, PA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Allegheny College, Meadville PA
Dr. Krisulevicz enjoys spending time with friends, family and her two cats, Earl and Cameron.
Claudio Lagoa
DVM, MS
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Claudio Lagoa’s special interests include emergency surgeries, trauma, shock, and cases involving severe infection and inflammation. He spent a number of years in medical research studying trauma, shock and infection in the surgery department at the University of Pittsburgh and at Michigan State University.
  • Master of Science, Experimental Pathophysiology, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dr. Lagoa enjoys traveling, sea kayaking, playing the piano and cooking. He also breeds and shows Irish setters; Lucy and Roni are the two in his family. He and his wife have one daughter.
Jamie LaVelle
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Jaime LaVelle earned her bachelor’s degree in primatology, and worked on behavioral research projects on non-human primates before vet school. Her particular clinical interests include polytrauma, immune-mediated disease, endocrinopathies, neurologic disease and sepsis.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Friendship Hospital for Animals, Washington D.C.
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia
  • Bachelor of Arts, Primatology, University of Missouri, St. Louis
Dr. LaVelle’s favorite pastimes include bike riding, traveling, working with social justice groups, reading, wine and beer tasting, watching movies, attending concerts/festivals, and hanging out with her husband and their two cats. Devlin and Nanook are her cats.
Edward MacKillop
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Neurology, Neurosurgery
Edward MacKillop
DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)
Board Certified in Veterinary Neurology
Neurology, Neurosurgery
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At North Carolina State University (NCSU), Dr. Edward MacKillop was awarded the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Resident Research Award for his project on the incidence of urinary tract infection in dogs after surgery for intervertebral disk disease. He was the cofounder of the NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Clinical Research, Education, And Treatment of Encephalitis (CREATE) Fund, which is intended to provide financial assistance for the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory central nervous system disease in dogs and cats along with supporting small clinically-based research projects. A prolific writer, he has been published numerous times and is a reviewer for a number of professional journals. Dr. MacKillop is particularly interested in malformations of the central nervous system and axial skeleton.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology)
  • Residency, Neurology and Neurosurgery, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
  • Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Dr. MacKillop and his wife have three daughters. Their pets include an English bulldog Tulip, calico cat Peach, and momma and baby cat, Mochi and Tsubu. One of Dr. MacKillop’s favorite pastimes is collecting console video games.
Meredith Maczuzak
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Meredith Maczuzak's clinical interests include polytrauma, parvoviral infections and acute abdominal syndrome.
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Southpaws Veterinary Specialists & Emergency Center, Fairfax VA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
  • Bachelor of Science, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Dr. Maczuzak has a black cat she calls Dr. Tipper Bruce, PhD, an expert in seasonal conifers and décor. Her great Dane is Sir Lloyd Von Maczuzak.
Kayleigh McCormick
VMD
Emergency Medicine
Passionate about emergency medicine, Dr. Kayleigh McCormick's clinical interests include gastric dilatation volvulus, abscesses and urethral obstructions.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery Emergency Pet Center, Arizona
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Science, Toxicology and Veterinary & Biomedical Science, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
An avid reader, Dr. McCormick enjoys most genres. She also loves being in the water and is happy that she can swim year-round in Arizona. She grew up with a beloved Welsh terrier named Lucky.
Michael McGinley
DVM
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Michael McGinley’s particular clinical interests include urethral obstruction and hemorrhagic gastroenteritis.
  • Internship, Small Animal Emergency Medicine, Animal Emergency Clinic, Youngstown OH
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Bachelor of Science, Youngstown State University, OH
Rebecca Miller
DVM
Emergency Medicine
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Anthony Pardo
MS, DVM, DACVS
Surgery
Anthony Pardo
MS, DVM, DACVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
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Dr. Anthony Pardo is especially interested in respiratory surgical conditions - tracheal collapse, laryngeal paralysis and in orthopedics - knee surgery, fractures and hip replacement.
He spent five years as an associate professor of surgery at the University of Tennessee and is currently an adjunct assistant professor with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. His current research interests include tracheal collapse in the toy breed dog; management of cranial cruciate ligament deficiency in the dog; canine hip replacement; and oncologic surgery.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York City
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis
  • Master of Science, Plant Physiology, University of California, Davis Bachelor of Arts, Biology, Brandeis University, Waltham MA
Dr. Pardo is on the executive board of Humane Animal Rescue, a local animal shelter in Pittsburg. Some of his favorite activities include fly fishing, bowling, bicycling and hiking. He is married and has three sons and three cats.
Carol Park
BVSc
Emergency Medicine
Dr. Carol Park enjoys all aspects of emergency medicine.
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Medical Center of Central New York, East Syracuse
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
  • Bachelor of Arts, Journalism, New York University, Manhattan
John Payne
DVM, MS, DACVS
Surgery
John Payne
DVM, MS, DACVS
Board Certified in Veterinary Surgery
Surgery
Servicing Locations
Dr. John Payne is a pioneer in the field of veterinary arthroscopy and has been a sought-after lecturer and instructor in the field for over 20 years. He spent nine years as a professor of surgery at the University of Missouri and is currently an adjunct associate professor with the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He serves as a consulting surgeon for a number of zoos at major cities throughout the Midwest and for manufacturers of minimally invasive surgical equipment. As an expert in the field, Dr. Payne enjoys arthroscopy and other minimally invasive orthopedic procedures. Other clinical interests include joint reconstruction and fracture repair procedures.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
  • Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg VA
  • Master of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg VA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Grady Veterinary Hospital, Cincinnati OH
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Dr. Payne volunteers his time as a board member of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium and with annual Christian Coalition Outreach fundraisers. Married with two sons, he enjoys fly fishing and shark diving, and is a licensed pilot. The family has a small farm and two dogs, black lab Molly and Chesapeake Bay retriever Roxy.
Rachel Smith
VMD, DACVIM
Internal Medicine
Rachel Smith
VMD, DACVIM
Board Certified in Veterinary Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine
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During veterinary school, Dr. Rachel Smith's peers selected her for an award that recognized the highest level of professionalism, collegiality and compassion. Her particular clinical interests include endocrinology, particularly diabetes, gastrointestinal disease and urinary tract disease.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
  • Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, University of Minnesota, St. Paul
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Angell Animal Medical Center, Boston MA
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
  • Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry, Northeastern University, Boston MA
Dr. Smith can often be found at a sporting event or somewhere near the water. Payton is her Labrador retriever who came to the family after deciding to make a career change from being a service dog.
Loren Sri-Jayantha
DVM
Surgery
Dr. Loren Sri-Jayantha is a resident in our surgery service.
  • Internship, Small Animal Surgery, Pittsburgh Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Center (BluePearl)
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, North Carolina State University, Raleigh
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Bucknell University, Lewisburg PA
Dr. Sri-Jayantha says that he lives to eat and eats to live, so it’s no surprise that cooking is one of his hobbies. He also enjoys hiking, camping and reading. He has two cats Luna and Ripley.
Danna Torre
DVM, DACVECC
Critical Care
Danna Torre
DVM, DACVECC
Board Certified in Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Critical Care
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Dr. Danna Torre’s particular clinical interests include transfusion medicine and mechanical ventilation. She also finds it rewarding to treat coagulation disorders and immune-mediated diseases.
  • Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
  • Residency, Emergency & Critical Care, Tufts University, Medford MA
  • Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Red Bank Veterinary Hospital, Tinton Falls NJ
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Tufts University, Medford MA
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, Binghampton University, NY
Dr. Torre enjoys exercise classes. She and her husband have two children and three brachycephalic (short-snouted) dogs.

Technicians (VTS)

Jacqueline Dawson
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Critical Care
Jacqueline Dawson
CVT, VTS (ECC)
Veterinary Technician Specialist (Emergency & Critical Care)
Critical Care
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Jacqueline is passionate about both the science behind medicine and the nursing component, whether that is the comfort of a bed, attention to small details, or advocating for treatment changes based on the patient's needs and finding creative solutions that fit within the client’s budget. Her particular clinical interests include transfusion medicine, blood auto-immune disorders and mechanical ventilation.