List of primate Veterinarians

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The vet list was compiled of DVM's that will work with Primates.  If you have a veterinarian that is not on our list and would like to see them added please drop us a line.  Should you find any of the addresses or phone numbers to be incorrect, please also inform us so we can keep this page as current as possible.



Dr. Nall and Dr. Borden

Nall Animal Hospital

2829 Central Avenue

Homewood, Alabama 35209

(205) 879-3409

They have worked at the Birmingham Zoo as the primate vets and also at the Primate Research Center in Alabama


  Dr. David Dykes

Dykes Veterinary Clinic

512 West Laurel Ave.




We currently have no listing for Arizona.  If you know about a veterinarian or animal hospital that does treat primates please email us the name and address. 





Dr. Ken Shaddox

  612 Chestnut St.

     Conway, AR 72032

   (501) 327-4413

                  Old and New World Primates



Dr. Mader

Long Beach Animal Hospital

3816 East Anaheim

Long Beach, CA 90804

(562) 434-9966

Specializes in exotics

Dr. Steven Robinson

El Camino Veterinary Hospital

1380 El Camino Real

Atascadero, CA 93422

(805) 466-6677

Works with zoo primates as well as domesticated

Dr. Jeffrey R. Jenkins

Avian & Exotic Animal Hospital

2317 Hotel Circle South, Suite C

San Diego, CA

(619) 260-1412

California Primate Research Center

University of California, Davis

Davis, CA 95616

Andrew Hendricks, Ph.D.

(916) 752-0420

Dr. Stephen A. Whipple DVM

Santa Margarita Animal Care Center
30052 Santa Margarita Pkwy
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
 (949) 858-3181
Close to Laguna Hills,  just east of the 5 freeway.


Canadian Council on Animal Care (CCAC)
1000 - 151 Slater Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1P 5H3
Dr. James Wong
(613) 238-4031


Dr. Langelier
(250) 753-1288
Lower Mainland, Canada
Deal with a lot of Primates

Dr. Breadners Clinic


(250) 652-9700

Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada

Work with a lot of Primates




Dr. Sharon Prus

(604) 597-7387

Vancouver , Canada

Very good with Primates


Dr. Wimsatt

Colorado State University VTH

300 W Drake

Fort Collins, CO 80523

(970) 491-7101




Dr. Hugh W. Calderwood

Alachua-Santa Fe Animal Hospital

13700 Highway 441

Alachua, FL 32615

(904) 462-2222

They do all primates, Old and New World monkeys.

Dr. Margaret Wissman

Icarus Mobile Veterinary Service

(813) 973-3044

Mobile vet she charges $100.00 an hour;

includes drive time. Wesley Chapel which is north of Tampa FL.

Dr. Theresa Parrot

Pembroke Park Animal Clinic

3050 Country Club Lane

Pembroke Park, FL

(954) 966-5333

Dr. Ray Ball

Busch Gardens Zoological Dept.

P.O. Box 9158

Tampa, FL 33674

(813) 987-5546

Broward Avian and Exotics

Dr. Kelleher

Coral Springs, FL 

(954) 968-7171

Dr. Hugh W. Calderwood

Alachua-Santa Fe Animal Hospital

13700 Highway 441

Alachua , FL 32615



Suzanne T. Billiar, DVM.
All Pets Clinic
1741 E. Silver Springs Blvd.
Ocala,  Florida 34470
Dr. Billiar has about 30 primates of her own including marmosets & tamarins,  lemurs, & colobus.  She routinely sees pet monkeys in her practice and belongs to the Assoc. of Zoo Veterinarians, AZA, and has extensive experience with a wide variety of primates in a zoo setting.  Dr. Billiar loves primates!  Call for info.

Dr. Robert Schachner

 AMC and Bird Clinic of Hollywood

521 North Federal Hwy
     Hollywood, Florida 33020


Terri Parrott, DVM.

Animal Medical Center

9410 Sterling Road

Cooper City, FL  33024

(954) 432-5611

Animal Emergency and Critical Care Service Number is (954) 450-7732



Dr. Steve Soloway

Cedar Village Animal Clinic 

4782 Jimmy Carter Blvd.

Norcross, GA 30093

(770) 921-0271



Pet First Animal Hospital

Dr. Innocent

4075 pleasant hill rd,

 Duluth, GA 30096 -




Dr. Kerley

Anthony Animal Clinic

7202 South Anthony Blvd.

Fort Wayne, IN 46816

(219) 447-1558

Dr. Terry Kaeser

Goshen Animal Clinic

Goshen, IN

(219) 533-0535

Dr. Keller

Mucie Indiana

Has mobile facility and charges by the mile

Pager:  (765) 748-6219

Office:  (765) 748-6219



Dr. Kelly Chapman

3700 River Road

Jefferson, La.

(504) 838-0288

This is a great vet; does large animals


Dr. Andrew Gutter

4001 Lapalco Blvd.

New Orleans., LA.


Was with the Audubon Zoo


Azalea Lake

15225 Jefferson Hwy.

Baton Rouge, La. 70817

Ph. # is 225-755-3838


The vets name is Sue.


Dr. Gary Wheeler

RR 2 Box 221 (Rt. 117)

Bridgon, Maine 04009

(207) 647-8804

Emergency phone number (800) 444-9163 ext. 1243




Dr. Rose Borkowski

Tufts University

200 Westboro Rd. N

Grafton, Massachusetts 01536-1895

(508) 839-5395



Paul E. Zollman, DVM

819 Memorial Parkway

Rochester, MN 55902

(507) 289-4442




Douglas S. Pernikoff

Clarkson-Wilson Vet Clinic

#32 Clarkson-Wilson Center

Chesterfield, MO 63017

(314) 530-1808  24 Hour paging service

Is best in emergency cases. He is in the St. Louis, MO area.


Dr. Eldridge

(314) 942-3882    (This is his home number)

Dr. Falls

Lincoln County Animal Hospital

(314) 528-5099

He is recommended highly for surgery procedures He is in the St. Louis, MO area.

Dr. Wright

Howdershell Clinic

(314) 838-3515

He is in the St. Louis, MO area.




Dr. George Stoecklin DVM

North Las Vegas Animal Hospital

2437 E. Cheyenne

North Las Vegas, NV 89030

(702) 642-5353

Has done procedures on over 200 primates.  Loves monkeys.


Dr. Edward Spindel

Animal Ark Veterinary Hosp

2996 Belgium Rd. (Rt. 31)

Baldwinsville, NY 13027

(315) 635-2313



Sandy Grant, DVM

Lake Wheeler Veterinary Hospital

2720 Lake Wheeler Rd #105

Raleigh, NC 27603

(919) 829-5511



 Sandy Johnson, VPM
Avian and Exotic Animal Care
8711 Fidelity BLVD
Raleigh NC 27617
*We have 3 full time veterinarians who treat strictly exotic animals - birds, fish, primates, small exotic mammals, and reptiles. Dr Dan Johnson DVM, DABVP-ECM ( board certified in exotic mammal medicine), Dr Christine Eckermann-Ross DVM, CVA CVH (board certified in veterinary acupuncture and herbal therapy) and Dr. Stacy Leonatti DVM, whose special interest is in reptiles. We love what we do and Dr. Johnson is an international speaker and lecturer in the area of exotics.



Dr. Burton

Animal Care Unlimited

2665 Billingsley Road

Columbus, OH 43235

(614) 766-2317

Dr. Gary Riggs

Barberton Veterinary Clinic

4873 Richland Avenue

Norton, Ohio  44203

(800) 530-1637

(330) 825-2434


Dr. Henry Yu

Animal Medical Center

5955 Youngstown Road

Niles, Ohio

(330) 399-4981



David J. Stricker & Julia B. Esposito

They are father & daughter team

Clermont Animal Hospital, Inc.

1404 Old State Route 74

Batavia, Ohio 45103

(513) 732-1730

They do vaccinations, extractions, neutering, spaying, TB, testing for primates!




Dan Danner, DVM

7140 S. 69th St.

Tulsa, OK 74133

(918) 492-2674



Dr. Pat Paradis DVM

Woodburn, Oregon

(503) 981-4622

He does only injuries & emergencies, he refers internal medical problems to others.


  632 Oak Avenue Klamath Falls,

 Oregon  97601   


541-884-7518, fax




Dr. Toby Susan Erlichman DVM

French Creek Veterinary Hospital

1424 Ridge Road

Pottstown , PA 19465


American Association of Zoo Veterinarians



Dr. Esteban Baeza
Street Road Animal Hospital
4869 Street Road
Trevose, PA 19053
Telephone: 215-396-4747

I have investigated this hospital and have found that he has done a rotational internship at the Syracuse zoo through Cornell University.  He also actively attends the international conference of exotics.  While I was there he was taking care of a grivet monkey!!

Dr. Kathy Jamison

Milford Animal Clinic

Milford Sq, PA 18935

(215) 536-0141

Kathy has primates of her own.


American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine (ACLAM)

Pennsylvania State University Dr. C. Max Lang

P.O. Box 850

Hershey, PA 17033

(717) 531-8462


Dr. Wilbur Armand

34th St. & Girard Ave.

Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 387-9094


Dr. Clemens

Palmyra Animal Clinic

Palmyra, PA

(717) 838-5451




Dr. Raymond Fay

Greenville, SC

(864) 233-4347

He is the vet for the Greenville Zoo.


Dr. Sam Seashole

The Live Oak Veterinary Clinic

Moncks Corner, SC

(843) 899-5476

Dr. Emily Hoppmann

Elam Animal Hospital

3327 Forest Drive

Columbia, SC  29204

(803) 738-1515



Dr. Thomas E. Vice

Broadway Animal Clinic

8221 Broadway

San Antonio, TX 78209

(210) 824-7481



David Landers, DVM
Valley View Pet Health Center
 2561 Valley View Ln
Farmers Branch, TX  75234
(972) 247-2242

The E-Clinic
3337 North Fitzhugh Avenue
Dallas, TX  75204
214-520-8388 phone
214-780-0994 fax

We are an Emergency Veterinary Clinic that will see non-human primates on an emergency basis only



Dr. Charles Thomas (Tom) Nelson

Beaumont Veterinary Associates

1140 W Cardinal Drive

Beaumont , TX 77705

(409) 842-3681


Sandy Grant, DVM

Lake Wheeler Veterinary Hospital

2720 Lake Wheeler Road, #105

Raleigh, NC   27603   

(919) 829-5511  


Hanna Siemering, DVM

Exotic Pet Clinic

7297 Commerce St.

Springfield, VA  22150-3411

(703) 451-3414                                    




Dr. Dave Brinker 

Todds Lane Veterinary Hospital  

1309 Todds Lane 

Hampton, VA 23666-1930 


Check-out the clinic and what-all they do!

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Eastside Avian & Exotic Animal Medical Center

Dr. Cathy Johnson-Delaney, DVM

13603 100th Ave NE

Kirkland, WA 98034

(425) 821-6165

Cathy has alot of experience with Primates, I highly recommend her!


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