Central Hospital for Veterinary Medicine, located in North Haven, CT, is one of the largest veterinary hospitals in the state. The hospital has over 20 veterinary specialists and experienced technicians dedicated to emergencies and intensive care patients around the clock. They treat a wide range of animals, including birds, exotic pets, and small companion animals such as sugar gliders, guinea pigs, rabbits and ferrets. The hospital provides the latest advanced veterinary technology and equipment, hospitalization for patients requiring intensive care, in-house diagnostic laboratory, radiography, ultrasonography, echocardiography, endoscopy and surgical services are offered.
Dr. Julia Shakeri is available by appointment. Prior to joining Central Hospital for Veterinary Medicine, Dr. Shakeri completed 5 years of intensive, post-doctoral training to be able to confidently provide exceptional veterinary care for the avian and exotic animals in our area. After graduating with a degree in Veterinary Medicine from the University of Illinois, Dr. Shakeri completed a 1-year internship in general canine and feline medicine and surgery here in Connecticut, followed by a 1-year specialty internship in avian and exotic animal medicine in Maryland, and finally a 3-year residency in avian medicine and surgery in Tampa, Florida.