Dr. Geri Lake-Bakaar

Team member Dr. Geri Lake-Bakaar

CEO, DVM, DACVIM (Cardiology)

Dr. Geri Lake-Bakaar graduated from Harvard University in 2003 (BA), Cornell University in 2007, and University of California, Davis (DACVIM, Cardiology) in 2013. Between veterinary school and her residency, she also completed a rotating internship at the Animal Medical Center, and a post-doctorate fellowship at Harvard/MGH. She is devoted to caring for all animals and providing compassionate, quality care to all of her patients. Geri has a particular interest in education and has traveled the state providing continuing education lectures to veterinarians, and has also designed a series of client education materials. She is also a section editor for an educational website on VIN (the Veterinary Information Network). Geri loves running races in her free time and was once a Miss New York finalist! Geri has three dogs and a beautiful daughter who also loves animals.

Geri’s dog Zelda, who inspired her to open this hospital