Jean Mahlman, DVM, Medical DirectorDVM, University of Florida
Dr. Jean Mahlman was born and raised in West Chester, Pennsylvania. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State in 1980. After working as a veterinary technician in Fort Lauderdale, Florida for two years, she decided to follow her passion and return to school. She graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1989 from the University of Florida.
Dr. Mahlman spend her first year out of veterinary school doing emergency work at a referral center on Florida's east coast. She then came to Tampa in 1990 and has worked here as a small animal veterinarian since. Her special interests include internal, emergency and feline medicine.
Dr. Mahlman has many hobbies including gardening, hiking, reading, rescue work and raising her baby squirrels. Along with her three baby squirrels, her household consists of two dogs, 4 cats and 1 rabbit.