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Makoto AsakawaBVSc, DACVAA

Dr. Makoto Asakawa is board certified in Anesthesiology by American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia (ACVAA). He is a 2001 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Nippon Veterinary and Animal Science University in Japan. After completion of a one-year small animal rotating internship at same university, Dr. Asakawa did veterinary anesthesia residency program at Cornell University and became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Anesthesia and Analgesia in 2008. He was teaching anesthesia at North Carolina State University as an Assistant Professor. Also he has completed veterinary small animal surgery residency program at Cornell University in 2007. After completion of his surgical residency program, he moved back to Japan and currently serves as a section chief of anesthesia and small animal surgery at Synergy Animal General Hospital in Japan and contributes to veterinary international education through lectures at various meetings.