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Bernadette Prettegiani

Surgery Intern

Dr. Bernadette Prettegiani, a native of Calgary, Alberta, received her B.S. in Physiology and Pharmacology from the University of Saskatchewan and her DVM from the University College Dublin in Ireland. Afterwards, she took a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at VCA Southpaws.

When she is not working, she loves to travel! She has been to 24 different countries in Europe during the past 4 years. She has one dog named Gus, who she adopted during her rotating internship year.

She has always been interested in surgery, with a particular interest in orthopedics and pain management.

Vienna, Virginia
Leesburg, Virginia
Dr. Prettegiani & Her Dog, Gus