The friendly, professional staff at VCA Park East is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.
Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.
Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.
Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
Dr. Ally Chen graduated from the University of Calgary in Canada with her BSc in Zoology and her DVM. Following graduation, she completed a rotating internship at California Vet Specialist in the beautiful wine country of California. She then spent several years working as a senior emergency clinician with specialists and other emergency clinicians in Manhattan and the surrounding areas.
As the medical director of VCA Park East Animal Hospital, Dr. Chen is excited to share her passion for veterinary medicine through providing exceptional medical service, supporting pet parents every step of the way, and cultivating a positive environment with all the team members. Her interests are in cardiology, soft tissue surgery, radiology, education, and positive experiences at the vet for all members of the family.
Outside of work, Dr. Chen enjoys traveling, exploring the food scene, rock climbing, and pottery. She also loves to spoil her dog, a rescue Sato from Puerto Rico.