Integrative & Mobility Medicine Service

The UF Small Animal Hospital’s Integrative and Mobility Medicine service provides therapeutic treatment plans to enhance mobility, reduce pain, and offer integrative treatment options to veterinary patients. We work with companion animals (including cats!), working dogs, and sporting dogs to optimize mobility, comfort, and fitness.

We are located within the UF Small Animal Hospital, 2089 SW 16th Avenue, Gainesville, Florida 32608. 

To make an appointment, please call the UF Small Animal Hospital at (352) 392-2235

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Services Offered

Typical Conditions Treated

  • Orthopedic and neurologic surgical recovery 
  • Geriatric mobility support  
  • Muscle, tendon and ligament injury 
  • Athletic conditioning 
  • Arthritis 
  • Overweight 
  • Non-surgical orthopedic conditions 
  • Non-surgical neurologic conditions  
  • Rehabilitation after amputation 
  • Muscle wasting (due to Cushings disease, cancer, kidney disease, etc.) 
  • Congenital musculoskeletal disorders 
  • Non-healing wounds 
  • Assistive device fitting (such as braces, prosthetics, and carts) 
  • Acupuncture for pain relief, mobility and other conditions 

Our Team

Erin Miscioscia

Erin Miscioscia

Service Chief, Clinical Assistant Professor – Integrative And Mobility Medicine
Christina Montalbano

Christina Montalbano VMD, DACVSMR

Clinical Assistant Professor – Integrative And Mobility Medicine
Jennifer A Repac

Jennifer A Repac

Clinical Assistant Professor – Integrative And Mobility Medicine


John Schwartz

John Schwartz DVM, MS, CCRP

Integrative And Mobility Medicine Resident
Lizeth Montano Garibay

Lizeth Montano Garibay



Kate Birdwhistell

Kate Birdwhistell



Maya Hester

Maya Hester BS, CVPM

Assistant Manager
Wendy L Davies

Wendy L Davies BS, CVT, CCRVN, VTS

Veterinary Technician Specialist
Brandy Madeiros

Brandy Madeiros BS, CVT, CCRVN

Veterinary Technician
Mariana Cardenas Pinto

Mariana Cardenas Pinto

Veterinary Assistant
Anthony T Randazzo

Anthony T Randazzo

OPS – Healthcare
Donna J Watson

Donna J Watson

Veterinary Technician I

University of Florida


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