Ashley L. Ayoob, DVM, DACVECC, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)
Medical Director: Emergency Services, Critical Care and Internal Medicine
- DVM: University of Georgia, 2004
- Internship: The Ohio State University, 2004-2005
- Internal Medicine Residency: The Animal Medical Center, 2005-2007
- Emergency and Critical Care Residency: AMC, 2006-2009
- ACVIM (Internal Medicine) Board Certification: 2009
- ACVECC Board Certification: 2009
Following her residency training at The Animal Medical Center in New York, Dr. Ayoob held a staff position at AMC in the critical care department, one of the busiest veterinary emergency hospitals in the world. With board certifications in small animal internal medicine, emergency, and critical care she is eager to provide both acute and chronic medical care to the pets and owners of Southwest Florida. Dr. Ayoob’s professional interests in particular include infectious disease, shock, and disorders of coagulation with internationally published scientific articles. She serves a reviewer for multiple veterinary and human medical journals including the Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, the Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and the Journal Emergencies, Trauma, and Shock. In addition to this, Dr. Ayoob also serves on the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care’s Emergency Clinic Standards Committee. Ashley grew up outside of Atlanta, GA, and is excited to leave the hustle and bustle of NYC and now call Naples home.
Publications – Peer Reviewed:
- Ayoob A, Prittie J, Hackner SG. Lactate clearance as a prognostic indicator for survival in canine and feline shock – A prospective study. Manuscript prep in progress.
- Ayoob A, Hackner SG, Prittie J. Feline Babesiosis. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. Volume 20 Issue 1, Pages 90 – 97.
- Ayoob A, Hackner SG, Prittie J. Clinical Management of Canine Babesiosis. Journal of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. Volume 20 Issue 1, Pages 77 – 89.
- Ayoob A, LeRoy B, Latimer K, Johnson M: D-dimers as a diagnostic tool for disseminated intravascular coagulation in dogs. On-line publication - www.vet.uga.edu/vpp/clerk/ayoob.
- Ayoob A, Silverstein D, Greene C: Laboratory Testing for Infectious Diseases of Dogs and Cats. Infectious Diseases of the Dog and Cat. Ed. Craig Greene. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company, 2005.
- Ayoob A: Expression of Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA) in Adrenal Glands from Domestic Ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) with Spontaneous Adrenocortical Hyperplasia and Neoplasia. Honors Thesis – April 2000./li>
- Ayoob A, Adams L, Campagnoli R, Latimer K: Expression of Proliferating Cell Nuclear Antigen (PCNA) in Adrenal Glands from Domestic Ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) with Spontaneous Adrenocortical Hyperplasia and Neoplasia. Proceedings of the 2nd International Virtual Conference in Veterinary Medicine: Diseases of Exotic Animals and Wildlife. November- December 1999.
- Adams L, Ayoob A, Greenacre C, Campagnoli R, Latimer K: Estradiol Immunoreactivity and Plasma Estradiol Concentrations in Domestic Ferrets (Mustela putorius furo) with Adrenal Gland Hyperplasia and Neoplasia. Proceedings of the 2nd International Virtual Conference in Veterinary Medicine: Diseases of Exotic Animals and Wildlife. November- December 1999.
Veterinary Services Provided: Internal Medicine & Critical Care
- Flexible and Rigid Endoscopy
- Nutritional Evaluation and Consultation
- Urogenital Disorders
- Hematologic Disorders
- Transfusion Medicine
- Immune-mediated Disorders
- Infectious Disease
- State of the Art Continuous Monitoring
- Fluid Therapy
- Advanced Life Support
- Long-term Mechanical Ventilation
- Transfusion Medicine
- Parenteral Nutrition
- Surgical Support
- Advanced Pain Management and Relief