Thomas K. Day
Dr. Day is board certified in the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (1993) and the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care (1998). Dr. Day founded Louisville Veterinary Specialty and Emergency Services (LVSES) in 1998 and served as owner until moving to the Madison area to join VES. He is a mentor for an ACVECC residency training program at VES and his clinical focus includes not only emergency and critical care medicine, but also clinical anesthesia.
Dr. Day’s professional interests include total injectable anesthesia for challenging emergency surgical patients, any and all therapy in the traumatized patient, postoperative critical care and fluid therapy, ultrasound and fluid balance for the critically injured and ill dog and cat. Intensive, hands-on monitoring in the ICU will always be his primary clinical focus. The emergency and critical care residency training program at VES is the only private practice residency on the area.
Dr. Day is married to the wonderfully talented and exceptional person Lara K. Day, DVM, CVA, CCRP, CVCH who has a mobile practice that concentrates on Chinese medicine (acupuncture and herbal therapy) and canine and feline physical rehabilitation. Tom and Lara have two beautiful children, Keanna (6-14-2009) and Mila (6-25-2012). The whole family is enjoying the active lifestyle of the Madison area. Dr. Tom Day is an avid runner and also plays in the men’s senior baseball league. He is also a soccer coach for both daughters.