Oriana D. Scislowicz, BS, LVT
Oriana Scislowicz, BS, LVT, VDT, is a Firstline Editorial Advisory Board member and a technician in Richmond, Virginia.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 29, 2016
How to hear and feel your way to understanding how your doctor diagnoses murmurs in veterinary patients.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 20, 2016
Use these tips to tame tempers and vanquish veterinary team tantrums.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 11, 2016
Like a sore tooth, some conversations with clients are downright painful—especially when you discover who they've been trusting with their pets' oral health.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 08, 2016
Long shifts. A stressful, emotional environment. These ingredients can create an unpalatable mix that leads to skimping on sleep, dodging exercise and reaching for junk food. Team health challenges just might be the spice to get your team on the track in the new year.
FIRSTLINE - Sep 16, 2015
A very confused client can blast a diagnosis conversation into the stratosphere, leaving you in thin air.
FIRSTLINE - Aug 26, 2015
Knock, knock. Your job’s at the door. It’s been missing you. Can your veterinary life still work after a baby rocks your world?
FIRSTLINE - Jul 29, 2015
Some clients' behavior becomes clinic legend. But how do you react when it's actually happening?
FIRSTLINE - Jul 14, 2015
Try these boredom busters to bring the fun back to your team training meetings.
FIRSTLINE - Jun 08, 2015
Sometimes client conversations take a horrifying turn. Practice taking control of these discussions.
FIRSTLINE - May 28, 2015
Disaster strikes during a routine veterinary appointment when the client resists the practice's vaccine recommendations. What would you do?
FIRSTLINE - Mar 10, 2015
Sometimes veterinary client conversations take a horrifying turn. Here’s help to take control of these discussions.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 15, 2015
Each ring of the phone is a chance to educate a pet owner and elevate the level of veterinary care pets receive.
FIRSTLINE - Jan 14, 2015
Break the code on hospital language and translate some of the fun (and funny) terms in veterinary medicine.
FIRSTLINE - Dec 01, 2014
Consider these real client calls, then talk through how your team would respond.