M. Kelly Keating, DVM

Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Pathology, Resident, American College of Veterinary Dermatology

Dr. Keating received her veterinary degree from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2011, followed by a 3-year anatomic pathology residency at the University of California, Davis, culminating in board certification with the American College of Veterinary Pathologists in 2014. She then completed an Infectious Disease Fellowship with the Centers of Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and stayed on as a Staff Pathologist. Dr. Keating then worked in drug safety assessment with Charles River Laboratories.

Dr. Keating has co-authored multiple peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, primarily in the field of infectious disease pathology. Missing the clinical world and always having an interest in dermatology, she started an American College of Veterinary Dermatology (ACVD) residency at Animal Dermatology Clinic - Tustin in 2019 with the goal of merging her interests of dermatology and dermatopathology.

Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM):

University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine

Dermatology Residency:

Animal Dermatology Clinic – Tustin, CA

Fun Facts:

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Keating enjoys spending time with friends and family, including her 6-year-old orange tabby cat. She also enjoys outdoor and culinary adventures, such as rock climbing, hiking, spending time at the beach, baking sourdough bread and vegetable fermentation.