Yalisa Figueroa, DVM
Veterinarian -- Associate
On The Job
Prior to attending veterinary school, Dr. Yalisa Figueroa worked as a veterinary assistant and technician in her native Puerto Rico and Germany. She is experienced with both large and small animals and working dogs. Dr. Figueroa joined BluePearl to extend her formal training in veterinary medicine through a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery during which she will gain in-depth exposure to multiple veterinary specialties under the guidance of our senior doctors. Dr. Figueroa is fluent in Spanish.
Clinical Rotation, Colorado State University, Fort Collins
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Ross University, St. Kitts and Nevis, West Indies
Bachelor of Science, Microbiology, Interamerican University of Puerto Rico, Guayama
Dr. Figueroa enjoys traveling and quality time with her family. She has three cats: Pinkie, her longhaired black cat, loves running from room to room for no reason; Bubu, her shorthaired tortoiseshell wakes her up every morning at 5; and Trix, her shorthaired white and grey, is the alpha cat who requires long periods of attention.