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Lisa Mahlum, Veterinary Specialist


Emergency/Critical Care

Dr. Mahlum is originally from the Pacific Northwest where she received her veterinary degree from Oregon State University in 2006. Following graduation, Dr. Mahlum completed a rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, and Residency in Emergency and Critical Care at Angel Animal Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She was awarded Diplomat status with the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (ACVECC) in 2010. Following the completion of her residency, Dr. Mahlum has worked as a Staff Criticalist in New Jersey, New York and Southern California. Dr. Mahlum recently moved back home to the west coast and has now joined the team at VCA Northwest Veterinary Specialists in the Emergency and Critical Care Department, where her interests in management of trauma, anesthesia monitoring, transfusion medicine, and animal blood banking are an important asset to referring veterinarians, their patients, and their pets. She has spent a fair amount of time volunteering her time to assist animals in South Africa, Tanzania, Romania, and Mauritius. She enjoys traveling, reading, outdoor activities and spending time with her growing family.

Lisa Mahlum

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