Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud specialists
Jérôme AugerDVM, M.Sc. Dipl.ACVS/ECVSSpecialized surgeryJérôme AugerDVM, M.Sc. Dipl.ACVS/ECVSSpecialized surgery
Dr. Auger is the specialist in charge of the surgery department of the hospital. He completed an internship at the Ontario Veterinary College in Guelph and his residency at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal. He is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons and also of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons.
Jérôme BenamouDMV, IPSAV, Dipl. ACVS-SASpecialized surgeryJérôme BenamouDMV, IPSAV, Dipl. ACVS-SASpecialized surgery
After graduating as a doctor of veterinary medicine at the University of Liège in 2008, Dr. Benamou turned to small animal surgery. First, he completed a surgical assistantship in Vancouver, at the Canada West Veterinary Specialists Private Hospital, followed by a Veterinary Applied Science Development Internship (IPSAV), at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Saint-Hyacinthe. He then completed a surgical internship at the DMV Center, as well as an orthopedic research fellowship at Michigan State University.
He completed a residency in Small Animal Surgery at the DMV Center and subsequently graduated from ACVS (American College of Veterinary Surgeons). He worked there as a pet surgeon until November 2018. In January 2019, he joined the team at the Veterinary Center South Shore and Laval Veterinary Center. Dr. Benamou was trained to perform soft tissue (urogenital, digestive, respiratory, and oncological), orthopedic (TPO, TPLO, Deformity Corrections, Fractures, Arthroscopies, etc ...), as well as neurosurgery. During his training, he also developed a certain interest in minimally invasive surgery (Laparoscopies, Thoracoscopies).
Dr. Benamou has been involved in numerous research projects and scientific articles in international veterinary journals.
Louis-Philippe de LorimierDVM, Dipl. ACVIMOncologyLouis-Philippe de LorimierDVM, Dipl. ACVIMOncology
After a B.Sc. degree from McGill University in 1991, Dr. de Lorimier obtained his DVM from the Université de Montréal in 1996. Following 4 years of small animal general practice in Montréal, he enrolled in a medical oncology training program at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign in 2000. Upon completion of his residency in 2003, he stayed on as clinical assistant professor until 2007.
Dr. de Lorimier is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) in Oncology, and joined the team of specialists at Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in July 2007. He sits on several oncology-related committees and boards, is an oncology consultant on the Veterinary Information Network (www.vin.com), and collaborates with veterinary and comparative oncology networks.
Author or co-author of fourty scientific papers and 12 book chapters, his main interests include novel cancer therapeutics, comparative oncology, pain control, and palliative and supportive care aiming to improve his patients' quality of life.
Patricia DorvalDVM, DES, Dipl. ACVECCEmergency and intensive carePatricia DorvalDVM, DES, Dipl. ACVECCEmergency and intensive care
Dr. Dorval graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal in 1999. She was also an intern at this university in 1999-2000.
She then worked in private practice here, at the Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud, for 5 years before undertaking an emergency and intensive care residency at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal, which she completed in 2009.
Jacques DupuisDVM, MS, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized surgeryJacques DupuisDVM, MS, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized surgery
We are pleased to announce that Doctor Jacques Dupuis, surgery specialist, joined our team on Wednesday, June 15, 2011. Dr. Dupuis graduated from the Université de Montréal (DMV 1985) where he subsequently performed an internship in pet medicine and surgery. He practiced privately in the Montreal region for 3 years before doing a residency and completing a master's degree in pet surgery at Washington State University (1989-1992). He remained at Washington State an additional year as clinical instructor before returning to the Université de Montréal in 1993 ini the capacity of associate professor.
Dr. Dupuis received a degree from the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in 1994. Thanks to the excellence of his work, he was promoted to full professor in 2003 but decided to leave the academic field to pursue a career in private practice at the Centre DMV where he offered specialized service in pet surgery (orthopaedic, neuro and general surgeries). Dr. Dupuis has written over thirty scientific articles on orthopedic surgery and has given lectures throughout the world (France, Switzerland, Japan, Korea, Italy as well as Quebec, Canada and the United States.
Dr. Dupuis has been president of the committee of specialists of the Ordre des Médecins Vétérinaires du Québec for some ten years. He held the office of vice-president and now sits on the AMVQ executive committee. He was awarded the Damase-Généreux prize by the AMVQ in 2003.
Sophie GilbertDMV, Dipl. DACVDDermatologySophie GilbertDMV, Dipl. DACVDDermatology
A graduate of the Faculté de médecine vétérinaire of the Université de Liège in Belgium in 1989, Dr. Gilbert worked as a clinical instructor in dermatology in the internal medicine service of the Université de Liège for 4 years before going on to obtain a Ph.D. in feline immunology at Scotland's University of Edinburgh. She next did a residency in dermatology at the University of California, Davis, working as a clinical instructor during the year after her residency.
Dr. Gilbert graduated from the American College of Veterinary Dermatology in 2004. She worked at the University of Minnesota as an assistant professor of dermatology and, more recently, as a dermatologist with BluePearl Veterinary Partners in New York City.
Over the years, she developed a special interest in feline dermatology. Dr. Gilbert has been working at the Centre vétérinaire Laval since August 2011.
Louis HuneaultDVM, DES, MSc, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized surgeryLouis HuneaultDVM, DES, MSc, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized surgery
After graduating from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal in 1999, Dr. Huneault did a small animal internship at the same university.
He went in private practice in Rhode Island (United States) in 2000, and quickly undertook a surgery residency at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal. After completing his residency at the end of 2003, and a Masters degree studying the treatment of post-traumatic osteomyelitis, he worked as an assistant professor in small animal surgery at the FVM of the Université de Montréal. During his research, he worked primarily on the local delivery systems of antibiotics and the osseointegration of implants such as prosthetic hips. He is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons since 2005.
He received the Norden award for excellence in teaching in 2006-2007 at the FVM. During the summer of 2007, he joined the team of the Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud where he practices specialty surgery.
Manon l'ÉcuyerDVM, IPSAV, D.E.S., Dipl. ACVIM / Veterinary Specialists CoordinatorInternal medicineManon l'ÉcuyerDVM, IPSAV, D.E.S., Dipl. ACVIM / Veterinary Specialists CoordinatorInternal medicine
Dr. Lécuyer completed her DVM at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal in 1990.
She then completed her internship development training in applied veterinary sciences (IPSAV) and a residency in internal medicine (DES) at the same institution.
From late 1993 to 1998, she worked as a lecturer at the Faculty and then made the transition to private practice from 1998-1999 to work at the Centre vétérinaire DMV.
Thereafter, she worked as a clinician in internal medicine at the Faculty from 1999 to 2007.
She graduated from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) in 1998.
She also holds a specialty certificate in internal medicine from the OMVQ since 1995.
Her fields of interest are feline medicine in all its forms, endocrinology and gastroenterology as well as all aspects of endoscopy. She has worked at the HVRS (Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud) since July 2007.
Mylène-Kim LeclercDVM, DES., Dipl. ACVIMNeurologyMylène-Kim LeclercDVM, DES., Dipl. ACVIMNeurology
Dr. Leclerc graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal in 2004. She then worked in a private practice in the south shore of Montréal for 12 months at the Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud before undertaking a neurology residency at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the Université de Montréal, which she completed in 2010. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medecine (Neurology) since 2011.
During the summer of 2010, she joined the team of the Hôpital Vétérinaire Rive-Sud where she practices neurology specialty.
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Lara RoseDVM, DES., Dipl. ACVIMInternal medicineLara RoseDVM, DES., Dipl. ACVIMInternal medicine
Dr. Rose was born in Montréal and began her university studies at McGill University in animal biology. Subsequently she completed her DVM at the Université de Montréal.
In 2005-2006, she completed an internship in medicine and surgery for small animals at the Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island.
Afterward, she did her residency in small animal internal medicine at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Université de Montréal, which she completed in July 2009. She is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medecine since 2011.