Dr. Lisa Gartland graduated from Michigan State University with her DVM degree in 2013 after obtaining a bachelor’s degree in biology from Lewis University just outside of Chicago. She is originally from the rural upper peninsula of Michigan and moved to Colorado upon graduation from vet school. She was a mixed animal veterinarian near Durango for a year before moving to Denver and beginning at Banfield in 2014. Her interests include soft tissue surgery, preventive care, and feline medicine. In her spare time, Dr. Gartland enjoys hiking, camping, and photography. She and her significant other, Nick, currently reside in Englewood with their two rescue cats, Febe and Oscar.