Residents and Interns
Small Animal Hospital

Every patient at the University of Florida Small Animal Hospital is managed by a board-certified veterinary specialist assisted by one or more residents and trained veterinary technicians. Contact us to schedule an appointment.

UF College of Veterinary Medicine Resident Directory (listed alphabetically)

Anatomic Pathology

  • Dr. Peres Badial, Resident
  • Dr. Helena Hauck de Oliveira, Resident
  • Dr. Alisha Pushinsky, Resident
  • Dr. Varvara Semenova, Resident
  • Dr. Nicole Glenn, Resident
  • Dr. Zaira Gomez, Resident

Anesthesia & Pain Management

  • Dr. Laura Bolanos-Aguilar, Resident
  • Dr. Mariana Cavalcanti, Resident
  • Dr. William Koehler, Resident
  • Dr. Ross McKenzie, Resident
  • Dr. Colleen Elzinga, Resident
  • Dr. Amanda James, Resident


Clinical Pathology

  • Dr. Sarah Bosch, Resident
  • Dr. Rachel Whitman, Resident
  • Dr. Chanel Shum, Resident


Diagnostic Imaging

Emergency & Critical Care

Integrative & Mobility Medicine

Internal Medicine





Rotating Interns

Shelter Medicine


Zoological Medicine

UF College of Veterinary Medicine Faculty Directory (listed alphabetically)

UF College of Veterinary Medicine Resident Directory (listed alphabetically)

University of Florida


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



Animal Hospitals

Need animal care? Visit the UF Small Animal and Large Animal Hospitals. From dogs, cats, birds and exotics to horses, cattle, llamas, pigs and many other large farm or food animals, our experienced veterinary staff is ready to assist.

Animal Airwaves

Syndicated Podcast

Animal Airwaves

Animal Airwaves is a daily radio series that features one-minute segments relating to animal health, ranging from insights into animal behavior to veterinary patient care breakthroughs and trends.

Animal Airwaves