Dr. Mary Lester

Resident, Small Animal Medicine

Dr. Mary Lester

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126


  • DVM, Cornell University, 2015 BS, Chemical Engineering, University at Buffalo 2011

Professional Experience

  • Internal Medicine Specialty Internship, Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Services, 2017
  • Rotating Internship in Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Veterinary Specialists and Emergency Services, 2016

Honors and Rewards

  • American Association of Feline Practitioners Award, Cornell University, 2015

Research Interests

  • Nephrology
  • Hepatology
  • Endocrine
  • Immunology

University of Florida


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