We want you to be familiar with our standardized approach for Global FAST® and are making available the Global FAST® Instructional that takes you through image acquisition for AFAST® and briefly Its Abdominal Fluid Scoring System and Its Target-organ Approach, TFAST® and for Pleural and Pericardial Effusion and Its Echo Views, and Vet BLUE® for lung. These terms give exact clarity to the acoustic windows (views) being used. Moreover, Global FAST® and its components of AFAST®, TFAST® and Vet BLUE® are not only standardized but also are peer-reviewed with over 12 published clinical studies validating its usefulness as a 3rd standardized ultrasound format for veterinary medicine. Enjoy the ride and learn Global FAST® as your new, cutting-edge core skill. Become a FASTVet Premium Member and excel!
Dr. Stephanie Lisciandro is Board Certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in small animal internal medicine. Dr. Lisciandro graduated from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University in 1991. She then completed an internship and residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City.
Dr. Lisciandro practiced veterinary medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City for 5 years. After her residency, she remained on staff at the Animal Medical Center for 2 years as a staff internist where she performed endoscopic services and ultrasonography for patients at the AMC. Her special areas of interest are ultrasonography, endocrinology, hematology and gastroenterology. She moved to San Antonio in 1997 and joined a local specialty referral practice. She started San Antonio Veterinary Internal Medicine Services in 2000 (renamed Hill Country Veterinary Specialists in 2011) and provides internal medicine consultations and diagnostic services for patients with a variety of internal medicine needs. She provides diagnostic services including but not limited to: ultrasonography, echocardiography, and endoscopy. Dr. Lisciandro has been happily married to Greg Lisciandro since 1994. They have four children, two dogs, and two cats.