Dr. Perone is the Medical Director of VRC’s rehabilitation service. She earned her veterinary degree from the University Of Pennsylvania’s School Of Veterinary Medicine, then completed an intensive rotating internship in small animal surgery, internal medicine and emergency and critical care at VCA Fifth Avenue Veterinary Specialists in New York. After several years in emergency medicine and general practice, Dr. Perone’s clinical interest shifted towards physical rehabilitation and integrated pain management. She has advanced training in acupuncture from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society, is certified in physical rehabilitation through the Canine Rehabilitation Institute, and certified in canine sports massage through the school of Brandenburg Massage Therapy. Dr. Perone is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management and the American Association of Rehabilitation Veterinarians.