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Specialty: Surgery - Orthopedic

Kathy Linn
James Fingeroth
Greg Harasen
Doug MacCoy
Avery Bennett
Felix Duerr
David Hummel
Abigail Lockwood
Michael McFadden
Jeremiah Moorer
Guillaume Ragetly
Matthew Rooney
Matt Sherwood
Aaron Wehrenberg
Tina Wolfe

Associate Editors:
James Ballow
Daniel Cardosa
Neil Embleton
Richard Freedman
Gary Old
Richard Wall

James Fingeroth

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) Surgery, 1988


  • Residency in Surgery, Animal Medical Center - New York in New York, NYThe Animal Medical Center, 1986
  • Residency in Surgery, The Ohio State University, 1986
  • Internship, Animal Medical Center - New York in New York, NYThe Animal Medical Center, 1983
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM), Cornell University, 1982
  • Bachelor of Science (BS), Hobart College, Geneva, NY

Current Professional Activities

  • Senior Staff Surgeon at Orchard Park Veterinary Medical Center
Past Professional Activities
  • Assistant Professor — Department of Surgery — The Ohio State University
  • Married to Robbie, an Elementary School teacher (retired)
  • No kids, but parents to an ever-expanding menagerie of domestic and not-so-domestic animals
    — Kids would be easier...
  • Flying (instrument-rated private pilot)
  • Horseback riding
  • Native American culture and history
  • Reading
  • Hiking
Favorite Quote (...that's printable in a family website)
  • "Knowing comes before knowledge"
Why I like VIN
  • The ability to learn from my colleagues, to impart a little wisdom, to stir up controversies and discuss them openly, and to be part of the world's largest veterinary practice where no one is boss and everyone has an equal voice and is respected.
James Fingeroth

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