Dr. Doug graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 1996. Prior to graduating from OVC, he also earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Food Science, with a minor in Biochemistry. He initially worked with his father, Dr. David LeGallais, co-founder of LeGallais Veterinary Hospital, at St. Clair Veterinary Facilities in Toronto, until LeGallais Veterinary Hospital opened its doors in the spring of 1999.
Dr. Doug is a member of the College of Ontario Veterinarians (CVO), Ontario Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) and the Canadian Academy of Dermatology. He has special interests in Internal Medicine, Physical Rehabilitation, Dermatology and Pain Management. He is also dedicated to working with Golden Rescue, a non-profit rescue organization that has been dedicated to helping, caring for and finding homes for Golden Retrievers since 1990.
Dr. Doug grew up in King City until he started high school, at which time his family moved to Barrie. He now resides in Aurora with his wife Ornella, their two sons Benjamin & Tyler, their dogs Posey & Fonzy, cats Grace, Olivia, Timothy, Freddy & Eddie, their guinea pigs Stella and Luna. When Dr Doug is not busy at work, he enjoys playing swimming, fishing, and playing hockey.