Deirdre Fornari, DVM, Medical Director

DVM, Tufts University


Dr. Fornari is a central MA native having grown up in Shrewsbury.  She attended Assumption College for her undergraduate degree.  She then worked several years in research prior to receiving her DVM at Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.  After veterinary school, Dr. Fornari continued her studies through a year-long internship in small animal medicine and surgery at NEAMC in West Bridgewater.  From there, Dr. Fornari worked several years in emergency medicine in a referral hospital outside of Boston.  She then worked as an associate veterinarian for 2 years at VCA Abbott before becoming the Medical Director at VCA Wickaboag in April 2014.  Dr. Fornari has a special interest in trauma management and immune-mediated disease as well as helping clients build a stronger bond with their pets.

Outside of work, Dr. Fornari enjoys spending time with her husband and son, their Golden Retriever and 3 cats.  Dr. Fornari also enjoys knitting, gardening and clicker training her golden.