Nahvid Etedali,

Role: Senior Veterinarian
Specialist in Internal Medicine
Service Head of Hemodialysis and Extracorporeal Therapies
Department: Internal Medicine
Dr. Nahvid Etadali of the Animal Medical Center in New York City

Dr. Nahvid Etedali completed both his undergraduate and veterinary training at Tufts University, obtaining his degree in veterinary medicine in 2013. He remained at the Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine for a one-year rotating internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery then moved to Philadelphia, PA for a three year residency in Small Animal Internal Medicine. During residency, he received specialized training in hemodialysis and therapeutic plasma exchange, obtaining certification through the UC Davis Hemodialysis Academy. After completing his residency, Dr. Etedali worked in a specialty hospital in Brooklyn prior to joining the Animal Medical Center in September of 2018. Dr. Etedali enjoys all aspects of internal medicine, but has particular interest in nephrology and urology, hemodialysis, and the use of plasma exchange for the treatment of immune-mediated disease.

While not in the hospital, Dr. Etedali enjoys running, listening to live music, and playing and designing board games.

Board Certifications:


  • B.S. – Tufts University, 2009
  • DVM – Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 2013
  • Rotating Internship in Medicine and Surgery – Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine, 2013-2014
  • Residency in Internal Medicine – University of Pennsylvania, 2014-2017
  • Hemodialysis Academy – University of California Davis, 2014-2016

Recent Publications:

Kim E, Carroll VW, Etedali N, Le Roux AB. Secondary extracranial paranasal sinus meningioma in a dog. Canadian Veterinary Journal. 2022 Sep;63(9):953-956.