Cornell University Veterinary Specialists 24 Hour Emergency and Critical Care

Dr. Maris Lee

Maris Lee, DVM


Emergency Doctor, Cornell University Veterinary Specialists


Dr. Lee graduated from Cornell University's College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a rotating internship followed by a surgical specialty internship. After working as an emergency doctor in a specialty-emergency practice in Maryland, she joined CUVS in 2016. She works seamlessly with critical care and other specialists at CUVS to provide a continuum of exceptional care.

Dr. Lee is a dedicated emergency clinician, providing excellent and compassionate care as well as reassurance to pet owners in what are often scary circumstances.

Dr. Lee has been involved in numerous international animal-related efforts, including Supervisor at the Wildlife Health Center at Cornell University, Kids Saving the Rainforest Wildlife Rescue Center in Costa Rica, and Ningaloo Turtle Program and Native Arc Wildlife Rehabilitation in Australia. Dr. Lee's scientific publications include congenital thoracic lordosis and scoliosis in a cat, and ectopic adrenal carcinoma in a dog.

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