Veterinary Care on the Upper East Side

University Animal Hospital, conveniently located at 354 East 66th St. between 1st and 2nd Avenues on the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

We are staffed by a team of knowledgeable, dedicated and compassionate professionals. We work to provide the highest level of veterinary care to your pets. Under the leadership of Dr. Lawrence Andrew Zola, the staff at University Animal Hospital has consistently demonstrated compassionate, loving and affordable medical care for all pets living on the Upper East Side of NYC.

University Animal Hospital has been providing the highest quality, state-of-the-art medical care, possible to pets and their owners in New York City for more than a quarter of a century.


Get comprehensive care for every stage of your dog’s life.

Dog Care


Get comprehensive care for every stage of your cat’s life.

Cat Care


Get your pet certified for International Travel.

Pet Travel


Advanced testing for diseases and infections.


Our Veterinarians

Dr. Lawrence Zola

Dr. Zola is the Medical Director of University Animal Hospital and attended Cornell University.

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Dr. Dennis Chan

Dr. Dennis Chan joined the University Animal Hospital team in 2020. Although he grew up in Queens he pursued his dream of becoming a veterinarian at Western University of Health Sciences in California.

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Dr. Jodi Weiser

Dr. Jodi Weiser's veterinary journey began when she wrote about wanting to be an animal doctor for her 1st grade class.  She has always had a passion for strengthening the bond between people and pets and ensuring the well-being of both.

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Dr. Grace Chen

Dr. Grace Chen joins the team at University Animal Hospital. A graduate of the University of Queensland School of Veterinary Science in Australia..

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Compassionate Veterinary Care

University Animal Hospital is a full-service medical, surgical and dental clinic for dogs and cats, located in Manhattan. The goal of our animal hospital is to provide superior veterinary care while showing compassion for pet patients and their owners.



The veterinarians and staff at University Animal Hospital are dedicated to providing you and your pet with the most advanced and comprehensive medical care possible.



Our foremost concern is providing your pet with care that helps them avoid harmful diseases or conditions. As a result, we offer a wide range of thorough diagnostic testing.



Your pets need proper dental care to enjoy the longest, healthiest lives possible. Caring for your dog or cat’s oral health can make a significant difference in their quality of life.