About

Dr. Belsito's Resume & References

Dr. Kerri Belsito, a native New Englander, graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in Massachusetts in 1997. Throughout high school, college and vet school, she actively participated in the equine industry in the Northeast, focusing on teaching and competing in eventing and dressage. Kerri completed her internship at Chino Valley Equine Hospital, a full service referral facility in Southern California's racing country in 1998. In 1999, she received her MBA from Colorado State. After graduate school, she spent 2 years in private equine practice with a medical and surgical group outside of Portland, OR where she had the opportunity to work with many of the NW's top hunters and jumpers.

Dr. Kerri started her own equine practice in Colorado in 2002 and has focused on her passion for sports medicine and rehabilitation. She has national recognition in the areas of physiotherapy, biomechanics and nutrition/gut health. She has also received her HUMAN Health Coach certification from the Institute of Integrative Nutrition and now can offer solutions to both members of the horse & rider team.

Dr. Kerri has played and coached softball for teen girls but now enjoys family time with husband, George, & son, Aidan and 2 dogs, Zoom i and Zola. The family spends a lot of time at Aidan's activities which include chess, ice hockey and quarter midget car racing. Dr. Kerri also loves music and cooking and George is a professional bowler and financial consultant.

CERTIFICATIONS

~2004
Colorado State University
Veterinary Medical Acupuncture
~2012
Rocktape
Proprioceptive/Kinesio Taping
~2013
Animal Rehab Institute, Loxahatchee, FL
Equine Rehabilitation & Physiotherapy
~2016
Institute of Integrative Nutrition
Health Coach
~2016 In progress
ISELP (International Society of Locomotor Pathology)
ISELP Practitioner
Foot and Pastern; Neck & Back; Stifle & Thigh; Carpus, Metacarpus, & Fetlock