Background and Education:
Veterinary School: University of California, Davis
Internship Training: VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital
Residency Training: Cornell University
Certification: Diplomate ACVIM (2008)
Dr. Diane Dereszynski graduated from UC Davis with a BS in Animal Science in 1999, and her DVM in 2003. She completed an internship at the VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital in LA, followed by a residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at Cornell University’s School of Veterinary Medicine (2006). Dr. Dereszynski became a board certified internist in 2008 and joined SAGE Centers in 2013.
Dr. Dereszynski is passionate about internal medicine because it allows her to establish long-term relationships with her clients and patients, helping them through difficult times of illness. When not practicing medicine, Diane enjoys running, hiking, biking, kayaking, and skiing and has completed several marathons and half-marathons. She is the proud caregiver to a miniature poodle named Eddie, fondly named after fictional film character, Edward Scissorhands.