Dr. Lesley Hack, Veterinarian
Dr. Jessica Reum, Veterinarian
Dr. Stacey Riff (West), DVM
Dr. Michael Chouster, DVM
Dr. Elizabeth Auletee Root, DVM
Dr. Elizabeth Aulette-Root grew up between Detroit, MI and Charlotte, NC. While in college she moved to Cape Town, South Africa. She finished both her undergrad and grad degrees at the University of the Western Cape, South Africa. During her studies in South Africa she worked as a volunteer caring for injured penguins, pelicans and other seabirds with SANCCOB. As a result of this experience with animals in South Africa Dr. Aullete-Root decided to pursue a degree in vet medicine. She graduated with Honors from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. She then completed a rigorous year of clinical rotations at the Royal Veterinary College in London, England.
Following another few years of small animal experience Dr. Aulette joined Boca Vet. Her primary interests are surgery and general medicine and has completed extensive training in high volume/high quality spay neuter through the ASPCA and has worked with shelters and rescue programs here in the USA, as well as in Mexico. In her free time she likes to travel and spend time with family.
Dr. Stephanie Tessler, DVM
Dr. Stephanie Tessler is a native of Colorado. She attended Colorado State for her Undergraduate, Masters and Veterinary Degrees. After receiving her doctorate degree, Dr. Tessler went on to complete a competitive, yearlong post-graduate rotating internship at VCA Shoreline in CT. There she focused on a variety of veterinary specialties including; surgery, internal medicine, critical care, cardiology, neurology, oncology, and emergency care.
Dr. Tessler moved down to southern Florida in 2016 and has been practicing small animal medicine since then. Dr. Tessler joined the Boca Veterinary Clinic veterinarian family in 2020 and is passionate about ensuring the best possible care for her patients and their families. She is always looking forward to helping your pets live happily and healthily.
Dr. Silvia De Leonibus, DVM
Dr. De Leonibus has a strong interest for integrative medicine and is currently completing her small animal acupuncture certification at the Chi University. Dr. De Leonibus is also Fear-Free certified veterinarian. She is a firm believer that reducing stress during veterinary visits improves quality of care. Dr. De Leonibus strives to provide excellent veterinary care to keep her patients as happy and healthy as possible.
In addition to all the full time vets at BVC we host a number of specialists. These specialists provide our team with additional resources to treat your pet in the best way possible.
In summary, the doctors of Boca Vet Clinic cannot wait to meet your furry family member. Feel free to ask our vets about their extensive educational background. Contact us today to make an appointment.