Christina Scanlon, DVM, DACVIM

Specialty: Neurology/Neurosurgery

You can judge a man’s true character by the way he treats his fellow animals.”Paul McCartney

Dr. Christina Scanlon is a native of upstate New York and grew up on Lake George. Dr. Scanlon received her bachelor’s degree in biology from Clarkson University in Potsdam, NY, where she played basketball and volleyball. Following her undergraduate degree, she pursued veterinary school and obtained her DVM from University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016.

Dr. Scanlon then completed a small animal rotating internship with VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital in Denver, CO, followed by a specialty internship in neurology with VCA Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles, CA. Dr. Scanlon completed her neurology and neurosurgery residency with University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2021. Dr. Scanlon completed the requirements for board certification by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and became a Diplomate of the College of Neurology (DACVIM) in 2021. Dr. Scanlon has a true passion for neurology with a particular interest in cerebellar disease.

Dr. Scanlon is excited to be back in the Northeast and closer to her family. During her spare time, she enjoys hiking, skiing, and, most of all, the fall season. Dr. Scanlon and her fiancé, Adam, have two cats, a domestic medium hair named Peludinho, “little furry” who was adopted after studying abroad in Brazil, and a Ragdoll named Ducky, who has cerebellar hypoplasia. They also have beautiful freshwater fish and are looking to adopt a dog soon.


Upstate Veterinary Specialties

Upstate Veterinary Specialties