An experienced veterinarian, Joseph Bisignano, DVM, works for VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. As a board-certified internal medicine specialist, he focuses on animals in need of metabolic, gastroenterological, endocrine, and liver care. In preparation for his career, Dr. Joseph Bisignano enrolled at the Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California, where he graduated as valedictorian of his class with his doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM). As a student, he earned recognition from the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine for the quality of his scholarship and his interest in pursuing internal medicine training.
Before entering veterinary school, Dr. Joseph Bisignano secured his bachelor of arts in biochemistry and psychology as a Thomas G. Labreque SmartStart Scholarship recipient at New York University. While an undergraduate, he gained hands-on animal care experience as a marine mammal trainer with the Wildlife Conservation Society in Brooklyn, New York, where he fed and trained animals such as California fur seals and black-footed penguins. After earning his BA, he moved to Waikoloa, Hawaii, to become a dolphin trainer and veterinary preceptor.