Dr. Lisa Markham has been with the Fairmount team since 2015. Her childhood pets were patients at the hospital!
She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University and then attended the University of Florida Veterinary School. After graduating she did an intensive 13 month internship at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston. Upon completion, she worked Saratoga Springs, New York, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and then returned to Syracuse.
Dr. Markham's professional interest include dermatology, internal medicine as well as behavior. She thrives on client communication and is passionate about mentoring prospective veterinary students and speaking at schools.
Dr. Markham lives in Syracuse with her husband, Pete, and their three children, Clayton, Ella and Iris.Their dog, Josie and cat, Pickle, are a constant source of joy and they could not imagine life without them. When Dr. Markham is not working, she is passionate about caring for her family and home. Her other interests include exercising, cooking, camping, walking in the woods with Josie, and reading.