Dr. Melissa Tollett completed both her Bachelor of Science and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Auburn University. She graduated summa cum laude in 2010 and went on to complete a competitive rotating internship and residency in small animal internal medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Tollett also received the ACVIM Resident Research Award for her research in radiation therapy for treatment of tumors in dogs while at UPenn. Shortly afterward, she fulfilled requirements to become a board certified internal medicine specialist through the ACVIM.
For the past 2 years, Dr. Tollett has worked as one of three internists at Palm Beach Veterinary Specialists in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Tollett’s professional areas of interest include endocrinology, oncology, hematology, and autoimmune diseases. In her free time, she enjoys equestrian show jumping, biking, swimming, and spending time outdoors.