Dr. Jamie Zhen was born and raised in New York City and has loved caring for animals since she was very young. It was during high school when she volunteered at animal shelters that she knew she wanted to become a veterinarian. Dr. Zhen attended New York University, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in biology in 2010. She was admitted to Cornell University where she received her Doctor in Veterinary Medicine degree in 2014. Her professional interests include dentistry, dermatology and neurology. Dr. Zhen is a USDA accredited veterinarian and is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Outside of work, she spends her time with her fiancé and teaching her three-legged cat, Chico, how to do tricks. She enjoys ballroom and salsa dancing and exploring different cuisines with her family and friends.