Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 24 Hour Emergency and Critical Care

Dr. Jessica Chavkin

Jessica Chavkin, VMD, DACVIM (SAIM)


Staff Internist, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists



American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine)


Subspecialty emphasis:

  • Gastroenterology
  • Immune-mediated disease
  • Ultrasound
  • Nephrology

Dr. Jessica Chavkin graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship, followed by a residency in Internal Medicine, at the Animal Medical Center in New York City, becoming board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in 2010. She practiced for several years in specialty practices in New York City before joining CUVS in 2017.

While Dr. Chavkin is skilled in all areas of Internal Medicine, she has advanced experience in gastroenterology, immune-mediated disease, ultrasound, and nephrology.

Dr. Chavkin is extremely dedicated and available to her patients and their families, always taking care to intensively review each case and explain complex issues, and working closely with the primary care veterinarian to ensure open communication and consistent care. 

Specialty Services

Internal Medicine


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