|Dr. Cara Pillitteri, DVM, CVA, Dipl ACVP (Anatomic) is a 2006 graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She practiced Small Animal Medicine in northern NJ before pursuing residency in Veterinary Anatomic Pathology at the University of Tennessee. She was certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists in 2015. After completing her residency, she performed vivarium diagnostics for the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute of FL, and she currently serves as a diagnostic pathologist for the Palm Beach Zoo and Conservation Society. She joined Hong Kong Veterinary Diagnostic Centre in 2016 as an anatomic pathologist with a focus on exotic animal species.
Dr. Pillitteri is an active member of the American College of Veterinary Pathologists (ACVP), and a volunteer on the Website, News, and Social Media board. She is also member of the American Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (AAVLD), and the Davis-Thompson Foundation. In addition, Dr. Pillitteri is a Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist, and a member of the American Association of Veterinary Acupuncture (AAVA) and the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS). Her interests include diagnostic pathology, conservation, education, and the potential mechanisms of acupuncture in association with chronic disease.