Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 24 Hour Emergency and Critical Care

Dr. Gillian Striano-Kaplan

Gillian Striano-Kaplan, DVM

Emergency Doctor, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists


Dr. Kaplan graduated from the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine, completing her clinical training at Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital. She then completed a rotating small animal internship before coming to CUVS in 2017.

Dr. Kaplan has a long history with CUVS. She worked with us in 2012 as a senior assistant in the Internal Medicine department. She has remained close with us since leaving for veterinary school, continuing to bring her own pets to CUVS for specialty care, consulting with our specialists, and pursuing further training here during her internship. Returning to CUVS fulfills a career dream and goal.

Dr. Kaplan’s specific interests include pain management, and she plans to become certified as a Veterinary Pain Practitioner. She has a strong passion for emergency medicine and is truly committed to each of her patients and their families. Dr. Kaplan's patience, dedication, compassion and kindness is evident in all that she does.

Specialty Services

Emergency & Critical Care


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


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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