David Silliman, DVM Residency Trained in Small Animal Surgery

Dr David Silliman

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and Zoology from North Carolina State University
  • Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship at Veterinary Specialty Center
  • Surgery Internship at Veterinary Specialty Center
  • Three-year Surgical Residency at Veterinary Specialty Center

Dr. Silliman’s professional interests include minimally invasive soft tissue procedures and surgical oncology, as well as orthopedic surgeries and advanced surgical techniques. Outside of the operating room, he focuses on providing comprehensive patient care, with patient quality of life always remaining of the utmost importance. Dr. Silliman believes that a combination of compassion, commitment, communication, and teamwork are the ideal tools for providing the best possible veterinary care to his patients.

When not busy caring for animals, Dr. Silliman enjoys hiking and fishing, as well as spending time with his family, friends, dog, and two cats. His favorite football team is the Carolina Panthers “Keep Pounding.”