Lisa Carioto DVM, DVSc, DACVIM
Dr. Carioto graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph in 1994 and obtained a DVSc in small animal internal medicine in 1999. Following her residency, she joined the Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island as an assistant professor in Internal Medicine. She became an American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine diplomate in 2002.
She worked at a referral and 24-hour emergency hospital in Montréal, Québec, for four years before establishing the first mobile veterinary Internal Medicine referral service in Montréal. In June 2008, she returned to academia and joined the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire of the Université de Montréal as a clinician, where she was responsible for clinical teaching of undergraduate and graduate students, as well as didactic teaching of the undergraduates. She returned to her mobiled practice in 2016.
Dr. Carioto is author and coauthor of numerous publications, book chapters, and scientific presentations, and she was also reviewing editor for the textbook, Small Animal Cardiology, A Practical Manual, by Drs. Sonya Gordon and Amara Estrada.
She has numerous professional interests, which include immune-mediated diseases, infectious diseases and zoonoses, renal disease and urolithiasis (urinary stones), gastroenterology, pain management, and cardiology.
When Dr. Carioto is not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband, two dogs, and two cats.