Dr. Klafin joined us in 2016. A native New Yorker, Dr. Klafin received her undergraduate degree in Communications from New York University in 1998, and spent 10 years working in the music industry at a boutique record label before pursuing her veterinary career.
She then went on to complete a post-baccalaureate premedical program at Columbia University in 2005, and then pursued her veterinary degree at St. George’s University. Dr. Klafin spent a year in Philadelphia, finishing her veterinary training at the University of Pennsylvania. After school, she completed a rigorous internship at Fifth Avenue Veterinary Specialists in New York, where she developed an interest in all aspects of Internal Medicine. Since finishing her internship, she has worked in general practice in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Dr. Klafin is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, and is a USDA-accredited veterinarian. She lives in Brooklyn with her rescue cat, Z, enjoys music, film, reading, vegan cooking, boxing, and running.