Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 24 Hour Emergency and Critical Care

Dr. Elisa Mazzaferro

Elisa Mazzaferro, MS, DVM, PhD, DACVECC

 

Staff Criticalist, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists

Adjunct Associate Clinical Professor of Emergency-Critical Care, Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

 

SPECIALTY CERTIFICATION

American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care

 

Subspecialty emphasis:

  • Trauma
  • Toxicities
  • Colloid and crystalloid fluid therapy
  • Advanced pain management

Dr. Mazzaferro is a graduate of Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, completing an internship at the Veterinary Institute of Trauma in Wisconsin. She completed a residency in Emergency-Critical Care at Colorado State University, where she also earned her PhD. She was board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care in 2002. Dr. Mazzaferro was the Director of Emergency Services at a multispecialty practice in Colorado for 10 years before joining CUVS in 2012.

Dr. Mazzaferro is internationally renowned and a leader in her field. She is President of the American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care. She is also a prolific publisher, having authored four manuals as well as numerous chapters and manuscripts on a range of topics relating to Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. She lectures extensively nationally and internationally, having given presentations in more than 21 US states and 9 countries.

Internationally, Dr. Mazzaferro is recognized for her accomplishments as a lecturer and author. At CUVS, she is known for her upbeat, warm personality and unwavering positivity. She simultaneously conveys her tremendous experience and expertise with warmth and compassion – a combination that is reassuring and invaluable in the emergency setting.

Specialty Services

Emergency & Critical Care


Information

Cornell University Veterinary Specialists
880 Canal Street
Stamford, CT 06902
Phone 203.595.2777   Fax 203.595.2778

Directions

Map and directions

Emergency Hours

24 Hours a day, 7 days a week

Emergency & Critical Care Information

Specialty Hours

Monday - Friday

9am to 6pm

Weekend hours available by special appointment