Brandon Veterinarian, Dr. John Ligori

…veterinarian at Bell Shoals Animal Hospital, is a lifelong resident of the Brandon area, graduating from Bloomingdale High School in 1992.Veterinarian John Ligori Brandon FL 33511

After receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Florida in 1996 and working at a local Brandon veterinary animal hospital, Dr. Ligori attended the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998 and graduated in 2002 with high honors.

Upon graduation, Dr. Ligori worked as an associate veterinarian at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital in Seminole, Florida for 7 years. While at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital, Dr. Ligori gained valuable medical and surgical experience as part of a staff of 5 doctors.

Though he enjoyed his time at Oakhurst Veterinary Hospital, he decided to fulfill his quest by opening a small animal veterinary hospital in his hometown of Brandon, Florida and becoming a Brandon Vet. Dr Ligori finally reached that goal in 2009. Becoming that Brandon Vet, fulfilled Dr. Ligori’s long time dreamdream.

Dr. Ligori currently resides in Brandon Florida with his wife Erin, and four boys Luke, Jackson, Will, and Rowan. When away from Bell Shoals Animal Hospital Brandon, Dr. Ligori enjoys spending time boating, fishing, surfing and camping with his wife and four boys.

He is a big fan of all Florida Gator sports, his hometown Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Rays. Dr. Ligori’s favorite activity though is watching soccer – both professional, international and especially watching his boys play for the VSI Brandon Flames.


John Ligori, DVM, Staff Veterinarian
Bell Shoals Animal Hospital
Brandon FL 323511


Member: American Veterinary Medical Association