Heather Brausa,

Role: Senior Veterinarian, Primary Care Service
Head of the Primary Care Service
Department: Primary Care
Dr. Heather Brausa of the Animal Medical Center in New York City

Dr. Heather Brausa obtained her bachelor degree from the University of Virginia and received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary medicine. She completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital in NJ. She then spent a year at a private practice in Brooklyn, NY. In 2008, Dr. Brausa joined the Community Practice Service at the Animal Medical Center.

Dr. Brausa is a Long Island native who currently resides in a small Brooklyn apartment with her wife, two kiddos, two dogs, two cats and a turtle.


  • BA – University of Virginia, 1999
  • DVM – Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, 2006