Expert Profile

Dr. Heather D.

Heather DiGiacomo

Dr. Heather DiGiacomo is a Pennsylvania native, and has aspired to a career in veterinary medicine since childhood. After attending Colgate University and receiving a Bachelor's Degree in English and Theater in 1997, she continued her education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded her Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris in 2005. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association.

Dr. DiGiacomo's professional interests include soft-tissue surgery (including laser surgery), gastroenterology and pediatrics. She has been practicing small animal medicine and surgery in the suburban Philadelphia area since 2005.

Dr. DiGiacomo shares her home with cat Phoebe, and dogs Kona and Maeby. When she's not caring for pets, she enjoys gardening, knitting, hiking and reading.

Education

VMD- University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
Small animal