Francine Postiglione, DVM, Staff VeterinarianDVM, Santa Catarina State University, Brazil. College of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Postiglione was born and raised in Brazil. At the age of seven she saw the " The Lion King " and from that moment on knew she wanted to be a doctor for the animals. Her deam has been to practice veterinary medicine in Florida because of the ocean and beautiful weather.
After she obtained her veterinary degree, she started the long process of obtaining the additional training necessary to practice veterinary medicine here in the USA. This journey took her all over the USA and several years to complete.
She is thrilled to join the VCA Village Animal Hospital family. She is a dedicated doctor that loves caring for her patients while educating her clients in hopes of adding quality of life for both. She is genuinely kind and patient. She loves contributing to building the bond between new pet parents and their selected companions.
Dr. Postiglione has said that she is "an old soul " at heart. She loves spending time with her family, reading, cooking, and walking on the shores just enjoying the wind and waves.