Dr. Jessica Chandler grew up in North Bellmore, NY. She received her bachelor of music degree at The Juilliard School where she majored in violin performance and studied with Itzhak Perlman. While at Juilliard, she enjoyed volunteering at the ASPCA as a foster care volunteer and a veterinary assistant. A few months after graduation, she decided to pursue veterinary medicine, and she began studying at Columbia University’s Postbac Premed program while continuing to volunteer at the ASPCA as well as a wildlife rehabilitation clinic and other animal hospitals.
Dr. Chandler graduated from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2015 with a strong interest in internal medicine, feline medicine, behavior, nutrition, anesthesia, and pain management. She strives to give pets a fear free experience when they come to the hospital. She is thrilled to join the outstanding team at East Bay Veterinary Hospital. In her free time Dr. Chandler enjoys reading, cooking, playing violin and guitar, and the performing arts, especially musical theatre.