Dr. Lisa Gillis was born and raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the Atlantic College of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada and graduated in 2013. Dr. Gillis spent her first two years in small animal general practice in Nova Scotia. She has a keen interest in internal medicine, diagnostic imaging and preventative medicine. She is married and has two boys, a standard poodle, cats and a fish. In her free time, Dr. Gillis likes to swim, bike and spend time with her family.