Meet the friendly staff at Gulfcoast Veterinary Clinic!

  • Dr.
    Denise Kalliainen

    Dr. Denise grew up on Fort Myers Beach. She attended the Beach Elementary, Cypress Lake Middle School, Cypress Lake High School, and Edison Community College. She transferred to the University of Florida College of Agriculture and graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture in 1977. She then graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981. She practiced several years in Fort Myers before opening the Gulfcoast Veterinary Clinic in 1982. Her special interests include internal medicine and preventive care. She enjoys spending time with her family- twin boys (Michael and Brian), her 3 dogs and her 4 cats.

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  • Regina
    Veterinary Technician
    Regina was born and raised here in Ft. Myers. She attended the University of Florida and earned a Bachelor degree in Animal Sciences in 2002. Regina has 17 years of Veterinary Technician experience. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends, family and pets.
  • Tera
    Tera has called Southwest Florida home for 9 years. She has an extensive administrative background from various industries, but truly enjoys the veterinary industry. She considers herself to be a Cat Lady - and her furbabies wouldn't disagree! As a receptionist at Gulfcoast Veterinary Clinic, she has a ready smile. a listening ear, and a heartfelt tone for each and every client/patient.

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Office Hours

Our regular hours

Regular Hours


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-5:00 pm




8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-5:00 pm


8:30 am-2:00 pm