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Elizabeth LaFond

Dr. Elizabeth LaFond

Assistant Clinical Specialist - Surgery

Associate Medical Directory - Veterinary Medical Center
Director, Small Animal Rehabilitation Services
Director, Small Animal Internship Program
(612) 625-8755


  • Oberlin College, BA With Honors (Mathematics), 1987
  • University of Minnesota, DVM, 1992
  • Rowley Memorial Animal Hospital, Internship, 1992 - 1993
  • Purdue University, Residency Small Animal Surgery


  • American College of Veterinary Surgery
  • International Association of Veterinary Rehabilitation and Physical Therapy
  • Society of Veterinary Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Veterinary Orthopedic Society
  • Minnesota Veterinary Medical Association

Board Certification: Diploma, American College of Veterinary Surgeons

Clinical Interests

  • Minimal invasive soft tissue surgery (laparoscopy, thoracoscopy)
  • Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Orthotics/Prosthetics

Instructional Areas

  • Urinary Tract Surgery
  • Abdominal surgery
  • Respiratory/cardiovascular surgery

For a listing of recent publications, refer to PubMed, a service provided by the National Library of Medicine.


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