Frédérik Rousseau-BlassDVM, Dipl. ACVAAAnesthésiologieFrédérik Rousseau-BlassDVM, Dipl. ACVAAAnesthésiologie
Dr Rousseau-Blass completed his DMV at the veterinary faculty of the University of Montreal (FMV) in 2015. From 2017-2020, he completed a residency in veterinary anesthesiology and analgesia at the FMV and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia in 2020. He also completed a Master degree in clinical science with a special focus on laboratory animal welfare and anesthetic management.
His fields of interest are perioperative pain assessment and management as well as the anesthesia of exotic animals. Dr Rousseau-Blass joined the Centre Vétérinaire Rive Sud and Centre Vétérinaire Laval in July 2020
Geoffrey TruchettiDVM, Dipl. ACVAAAnesthésiologieGeoffrey TruchettiDVM, Dipl. ACVAAAnesthésiologie
Dr Truchetti completed his DMV in France in 2009. The, he completed a Master Degree and a residency in anesthesia and analgesia at the Faculty of Veterinary Science of the Université de Montréal in 2011 and 2013. He is a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia since 2014.
After his residency, Dr Truchetti worked as a consultant in anesthesia and analgesia. He worked with multiple veterinary hospitals, universities and research centers and companies linked to the veterinary anesthesia field. Dr Truchetti gave hundreds of hours of continuous education. He worked with Montreal University and Queensland University in Australia, as a clinical and pre-clinical instructor.
His fields of interests are risk management in anesthesia, specifically the prevention of complications, improving the overall level of care in anesthesia, and telemedicine.
Dr Truchetti joined the Centre Veterinaire Rive Sud and Centre Vétérinaire Laval since September 2017. He also sits on several national and international committees. He participates in the anesthesia continuing education of the whole veterimedic group.
Jérôme AugerDVM, MSC, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized surgeryJérôme AugerDVM, MSC, Dipl. ACVSSpecialized 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.
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.
Marie LlidoDVM, IPSAV, ACVS ResidentSpecialized surgeryMarie LlidoDVM, IPSAV, ACVS ResidentSpecialized surgery
Dr. Marie Llido graduated from the National Veterinary School of Lyon in France in 2018. She subsequently completed an internship in Applied Veterinary Sciences (IPSAV) for small animals at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (FVM) of Université de Montréal. She completed two specialized surgery internships at Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud, and then at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
She began her surgical residency program (American College of Veterinary Surgeons) with the team of the Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in July 2021.
Maxime LorangeDVM, MSC, Dipl. ACVS-SASpecialized surgeryMaxime LorangeDVM, MSC, Dipl. ACVS-SASpecialized surgery
After obtaining his D.M.V. diploma from the Médecine Vétérinaire de l’Université de Montréal in 2015, Dr. Lorange completed two years of clinical internship at Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud. He then left in July 2017 for the United States to pursue a surgical residency at the Colorado State University (CSU) that he completed in 2020. During his time at CSU, he also completed a master’s in veterinary clinical sciences and received an award for his remarkable clinical teaching. Dr. Lorange returned to Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in the Fall 2020 to join the surgery service.
During his time in Colorado, Dr. Lorange developed a marked interest for minimally invasive surgical (MIS) procedures and surgical oncology procedures, both of which were strengths of CSU’s surgical training. Laparoscopy and thoracoscopy procedures are not performed commonly in the province of Quebec at this point and he hopes to have as many patients benefit from reduced surgical trauma as possible. Altogether, he wishes to establish himself as the reference for soft tissue procedures in Quebec’s veterinary field.
Marie BinvelDVM, MSC, DIPL. ACVIM (SAIM)Internal medicineMarie BinvelDVM, MSC, DIPL. ACVIM (SAIM)Internal medicine
Dr. Marie Binvel graduated from the École Nationale Vétérinaire de Maisons-Alfort (France) in 2014. She subsequently completed two internships in small animal medicine at private centres in France. She completed a residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Montreal from 2017 to 2020, and then worked there as a teaching clinician from June 2020 to March 2021. She graduated from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in July 2021. She also completed a master's degree in veterinary clinical sciences related to blood transfusion and feline blood types.
She joined the internal medicine team at the Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in September 2021.
Anne-Sophie BuaM.V., Dipl. ACVIM ( Internal Medicine Clinician )Internal medicineAnne-Sophie BuaM.V., Dipl. ACVIM ( Internal Medicine Clinician )Internal medicine
Dr. Anne-Sophie Bua graduated from Maisons-Alfort National School of Veterinary Medicine (France) in 2013. She then completed an Advanced Training Course in Applied Veterinary Science (IPSAV) in pet medicine at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the University of Montreal in 2013 and completed a residency in internal medicine of small animals in the same institution from 2015 to 2018. She graduated from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine since July 2018. Her training also includes a master's degree in veterinary clinical sciences from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the Université de Montréal.
She joined the team of internal medicine of Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in September 2018
Alyssa CannavinoDVM, DES (Clinician)Internal medicineAlyssa CannavinoDVM, DES (Clinician)Internal medicine
Dr. Alyssa Cannavino graduated from the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Montreal in 2017. She supplemented her final year of studies with externships in cardiology and in internal medicine at Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) and Veterinary Specialty Hospital (San Diego, CA). She then completed a rotating general internship at the Veterinary Medical Center (Syracuse, NY) before returning to the University of Montreal’s Faculty of Veterinary Medicine to pursue a residency in small animal internal medicine.
Dr. Cannavino has a particular interest in hematology, immune-mediated diseases and hepatobiliary diseases. She is now a member of our internal medicine department since January 2022.
Mylène-Kim LeclercDVM, DES, Dipl. ACVIMNeurologieMylène-Kim LeclercDVM, DES, Dipl. ACVIMNeurologie
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.
Sarah BernardDVM, IPSAV, DVSc, Dipl. ACVIM (oncology)OncologySarah BernardDVM, IPSAV, DVSc, Dipl. ACVIM (oncology)Oncology
Dre Bernard graduated from the Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire of the University of Montreal in 2013. She then completed a small animal veterinary rotating internship at the same institution in 2014. She worked for two years as a veterinarian in the Daubigny veterinary center's emergency and intensive care department. She completed a specialized oncology internship with a focus on radiation therapy at the Ontario Veterinary College Health Sciences Center at the University of Guelph before completing her residency in the same institution in 2020. During the same year, she completed her Doctorate in Veterinary Sciences entitled ''Investigation of the Effects of mTOR inhibitors Rapamycin and Everolimus in Combination with Carboplatin on Canine Malignant Melanoma Cells''. She joined the oncology teams of the Centre Vétérinaire Laval and the Centre Vétérinaire Rive-Sud in January 2021. In February 2022, she graduated from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in oncology.
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.
Cécile BriffodDVM, IPSAV, DES, Dipl. ECVOOphtalmologieCécile BriffodDVM, IPSAV, DES, Dipl. ECVOOphtalmologie
Dr Cécile Briffod graduated from the École Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse in 2011. She then completed an internship in applied veterinary sciences with an emphasis on small animals (IPSAV) in 2012 at the Veterinary Faculty of Université de Montréal and completed a residency in ophtalmology in the same institution from 2013 to 2017. She graduated from the European College of Veterinary Opthalmology (EVCO) since september 2021. She joined our team in 2017.