Jonathan Ferrari,

VMD, DACVS (SA), ACVS Fellow, Surgical Oncology
Role: Senior Veterinarian
Specialist in Surgery
Service Head of Surgical Oncology
Department: Surgery Surgical Oncology
Dr. Jonathan Ferrari of the Animal Medical Center in New York City

Jonathan came to the Animal Medical Center by way of Philadelphia, having graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2017. He completed a one year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery here at the Animal Medical Center and continued on as a resident in surgery, where he was the Kovner Surgery Resident. Following residency, he completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at the Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. He is certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons in Small Animal Surgery and a Fellow in Surgical Oncology. He is committed now to providing comprehensive care for dogs and cats with cancer, and pursues clinical research to better treat patients fighting cancer. Beyond veterinary medicine, he enjoys cooking, running, and attending theatre and music events in the city.

Board Certification


  • BA in Biological Basis of Behavior – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2013
  • VMD – University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2017
  • Internship in Medicine & Surgery – Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, 2017-2018
  • Residency in Surgery – Animal Medical Center, New York, NY, 2018-2021
  • Fellowship in Surgical Oncology – Colorado State University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Flint Animal Cancer Center, Fort Collins, CO, 2021-2022

Recent Publications:

Zimmerman K, Walsh KA, Ferrari JT, Keuler NS, Atherton MJ, Lenz JA. Evaluation of mechlorethamine, vinblastine, procarbazine, and prednisone for the treatment of resistant multicentric canine lymphoma. Vet Comp Oncol. 2023;21(3):503-508. doi:10.1111/vco.12913.