Surgery

Deandra Owen, DVM, DACVS-SA

Department Head, Surgical Services

Deandra Owen, DVM Practice Limited to Surgery and her dog Autumn

American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Diplomate of the American
College of Veterinary Surgeons

Education

DVM, Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Residency in Small Animal Surgery At Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, MA
  • Internship in Small Animal Surgery at Gulf Coast Veterinary Specialists in Houston, TX
  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Surgery and Medicine at Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, MA

Professional Certifications

  • BioMedtrix Universal Total Hip Replacement
  • PennHip Hip Dysplasia Screening
  • VetStem Regenerative Cell Therapy

Clinical Interests

  • Arthroscopy
  • Joint Replacement
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Stifle Surgery
  • Developmental Orthopedic Diseases
  • Regenerative Medicine

Awards

Mark Bloomberg Resident Research Award, 2017

Personal Interests

  • Spending time with my three Chocolate Labs, three-legged cat, and my husband
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
  • CrossFit
  • Snowboarding
  • Traveling
  • Live music and sporting events


Timothy Menghini, BSc(Hons), BVM&S, MRCVS, Practice Limited to Surgery

Education

Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery (BVM&S), The Royal School of Veterinary Studies, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland
Bachelor of Veterinary Science with Honors in Neuroscience, The University of Edinburgh, Scotland

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Residency in Small Animal Surgery, The University of Wisconsin-Madison, WI, USA
  • Internship in Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, The University of Prince Edward Island, PEI, Canada

Professional Certifications

  • Member of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (MRCVS)
  • Certificate in Advanced Small Animal Thoracoscopy, American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
  • Certificate in Advanced Small Animal Laparoscopy, American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)
  • Certificates in Basic & Advanced Small Animal Fracture Management, AO VET

Clinical Interests

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Personal Interests

  • Going to the gym
  • Hiking/trail running
  • Watching soccer or live sports
  • Relaxing at home with his two Domestic Long Hair cats, Cliff and Cassie


Liliana Mutascio, DVM, MS, DACVS-SA

American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Diplomate of the American
College of Veterinary Surgeons

Education

DVM, Washington State University

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson
  • Internship in Small Animal Surgery, Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center
  • Residency in Small Animal Surgery, Purdue University College of Veterinary Medicine

Clinical Interests

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Fracture Repair, Joint Disease, Developmental Disease
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
    • Gastrointestinal/Abdominal, Thoracic, Urogenital, Reconstructive
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Arthroscopy, Fluoroscopic-Assisted, Laparoscopy and Laparoscopic-Assisted, Thoracoscopy
  • Spinal Surgery
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease

Personal Interests

  • Hiking, canoe trips, exploring the outdoors, traveling
  • Photography, painting, cooking, watching movies
  • High Intensity Interval Training, softball, swimming