The Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island


The student will have the opportunity to shadow experienced ER doctors, internists, surgeons, an ophthalmologist, exotic specialist and dentist.


Associate Veterinarians and special expertise available

  • 2 internists
  • 1 surgeon
  • 1 ophthalmologist
  • 1 dentist
  • 1 exotic specialist
  • 3 experienced ER doctors

Educational Resources

  • journals (JAVMA, Journal of Vet Emergency & Critical Care)
  • veterinary library
  • VIN
  • daily rounds
  • weekly journal club


  • to complete a 5 page questionnaire on diseases
  • to attend rounds & weekly journal club
  • to look up specific cases as they are seen

Student Supervision

10 hours per day; 5 days per week



Practice Information

The Veterinary Medical Center of Long Island
75 Sunrise Highway
West Islip, NY 11776

Ph: 631-587-0800
Fx: 631-587-2006

Email: lynloudon [at] yahoo [dot] com

Updated: 4/6/09
Signature On File: Lynda Loudon, DVM, chief of Emergency Medicine