PASADENA, Calif., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Animal Dermatology Clinic Pasadena announces Dr. Andrew Rosenberg has achieved Diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD).
Dr. Andrew Rosenberg earned his doctorate of veterinary medicine from Cornell University in 2009. It was during his studies in veterinary school where he developed a strong interest in dermatology. Prior to accepting a Residency position at Animal Dermatology Clinic in 2010, he completed a rigorous one-year rotating internship at Long Island Veterinary Specialists in New York. Dr. Rosenberg obtained Diplomate status with the American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) in November 2013.
"I am very happy to have achieved Diplomate status with the ACVD. Certainly working with a group of great dermatologists and the well-structured program offered by Animal Dermatology Clinic propelled me to expand my knowledge and training. The innovation and vast knowledge base of which I have to draw on is unmatched and I look forward to being an active contributor in veterinary dermatology," says Dr. Andrew Rosenberg of Animal Dermatology Clinic Pasadena.
Dr. Rosenberg joins an elite group of just over 200 veterinarians that have acquired diplomate status with the ACVD. The American College of Veterinary Dermatology is an organization formed under the auspices of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) to certify veterinarians with extensive post-graduate training as specialists in dermatology. The college is charged by the AVMA to maintain the highest standard of training and certification.
To become a board certified veterinary dermatologist, a veterinarian must complete at least 2 years of postgraduate residency training in an institution accredited by the ACVD, publish original research in the field of animal dermatology, demonstrate superior case management, and pass a comprehensive two-day examination.
Founded in 1980 by Dr. Craig Griffin, Animal Dermatology Clinic has the distinction of being the first privately owned clinic approved by the American College of Veterinary Dermatology to provide a residency program, and is the largest group of veterinary dermatologists across the globe. Since 1980, Animal Dermatology Clinic has expanded to include eight full time clinics in California, Kentucky, Indianapolis and Georgia, with over 20 satellite locations throughout California, Georgia, Kentucky, and Indiana, and more expansion is planned. Perth, Australia is the newest location to join the group. For more information please visit, http://www.animaldermatology.com.
SOURCE Animal Dermatology Clinic Management Group, Inc.