Dr. Phil Larose


Clinician in Veterinary Surgery

Professional Experience:

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), University of Montreal
  • Rotating internship at the Ontario Veterinary College
  • Residency in Small Animal Surgery at the Ontario Veterinary College
  • Doctor of Veterinary Science (DVSc), University of Guelph


Dr. Phil Larose is from L’Orignal, Ontario. He graduated from the Université de Montréal, Faculté de Médecine Vétérinaire in 2018. He completed a 1-year rotating internship followed by a 4-year residency in small animal surgery at the Ontario Veterinary College. He graduated from the University of Guelph with a Doctor of Veterinary Sciences (DVSc) post-graduate degree. Throughout his veterinary degree and residency, Phil has received several awards for his leadership, academic merit, research and scientific presentations. He is the inventor of the BOSS line of veterinary surgical positioning devices.

Recent Publications

Larose PC, Brisson BA, Sanchez A, Monteith G, Singh A, Zhang M. Near-infrared fluorescence cholangiography in dogs: A pilot study. Vet Surg. 2023 Aug 3. doi: 10.1111/vsu.14007. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37537967.

Larose PC, Brisson BA, Foster RA, Monteith G. Comparing 3 mm and 5 mm laparoscopic liver biopsy samples in dogs. Vet Surg. 2023 Aug 2. doi: 10.1111/vsu.14006. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37530591.

Farrell M, Singh A, Larose P, Stine S, Hawker W, Kornya M. Application of a distant, direct, single-pedicle hinge flap for reconstruction of a circumferential cutaneous defect of the thoracic limb in a dog. Can Vet J. 2023 Jul;64(7):620-626.

McCready JE, Gardhouse SM, Larose PC, Tucker L, Sanchez A, Oblak ML. Treatment of urinary obstruction due to calcium magnesium carbonophosphate urolithiasis in a juvenile red kangaroo (Osphranter rufus). J Exotic Pet Med. 2023;44:3-7.

Larose PC, Singh A, Giuffrida MA, Hayes G, Moyer JF, Grimes JA, Runge J, Curcillo C, Thomson CB, Mayhew PD, Bernstein R, Dominic C, Mankin KT, Regier P, Case JB, Arai S, Gatineau M, Liptak JM, Bruce C. Clinical findings and outcomes of 153 dogs surgically treated for intestinal intussusceptions. Vet Surg. 2020 Jul;49(5):870-878.

Recent Presentations

Larose PC. Near-Infrared Fluorescence Cholangiography in Dogs: A Pilot Study. ECVS Annual Scientific Meeting, Porto, 2022; Veterinary Endoscopy Society Annual Meeting, New York, 2022; ACVS Surgery Summit, Chicago, 2021.


  • 1st Place, Research Category, Small Animal Surgery Resident’s Forum (ACVS)
  • 1st Place, Resident Abstract Award (VES)
  • ACVS/ECVS Speaker Exchange Program Award.

Larose PC. Comparing 3 mm and 5 mm laparoscopic liver biopsy samples in dogs. Veterinary Endoscopy Society Annual Meeting, Sorrento, 2023.