Veterinarian, Ohio State University
Arielle Pechette Markley, DVM, cVMA, CVPP, CCRT, DAIPM, DACVSMR is an Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center. She earned her DVM from Colorado State University in 2010, during which time she also became certified in veterinary acupuncture. After graduation she worked in emergency medicine and general practice where she developed a passion for pain management and rehabilitation. Dr. Pechette Markley went on to complete her Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner certification through IVAPM and her Certified Canine Rehabilitation Therapist certification through the Canine Rehabilitation Institute, after which time she started a sports medicine and rehabilitation specialty practice in Indianapolis, Indiana. In 2018 Dr. Pechette Markley began working at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center and helped to start up and build a Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation program. She also completed an alternative track residency in canine Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation through ACVSMR in 2022 and became board certified in 2023. Her position allows her to see a variety of orthopedic, neurologic, geriatric and sports medicine cases. She is actively involved in research in the field of canine agility injuries and has received funding from the Morris Animal Foundation and The American Kennel Club Canine Health Foundation. Her special interests include biomechanics, pathophysiology, prevention and treatment of sport-specific injuries in canine athletes, particularly in dogs competing in agility competitions.