Dr. Brian Vitelli, B.S., D.V.M., M.A.
Dr. Brian Vitelli has joined our practice! Dr. Vitelli received his Bachelor's degree in animal science from the Purdue University School of Agriculture in 1977 and received his doctorate in veterinary medicine from the Purdue Veterinary School in 1982. He holds Master's degrees in biology, entomology and public health. In addition, Dr. Vitelli has a Connecticut teaching certificate, a certificate in forensic entomology, and is certified in veterinary acupuncture.
Prior to practicing here, Dr. Vitelli, built, owned and sold Foxon Veterinary Hospital, taught science at the Morgan School and Gateway Community College, served as a relief Public Health Supervisory Veterinary Medical Officer for the Food Safety Inspection Service of the USDA and worked as a health inspector for a municipal Health Department. For the past two years, Dr. Vitelli has been practicing Veterinary Medicine and surgery at Mill Pond Veterinary Hospital on the Connecticut shore.
Originally from the New Haven area, Dr. Vitelli currently resides in Guilford with his family. His pets include several pythons, two tortoises, Charlie the Wonderdog and 18 year old Stinky Cat.
Dr. Vitelli is currently seeing patients and performing acupuncture at Southington Veterinary Associates where he is committed to the health and well being of his patients. When not hard at work, Dr. Vitelli enjoys reading, nature study, traveling, and spending time with his family.