Cornell University Hospital for Animals


About Us

Heidi  Reesink, VMD, DACVS

Dr. Heidi Reesink is a board certified surgeon (Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons). She received her veterinary medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania prior to completing an internship in large animal surgery and critical care at UPenn's New Bolton Center. Dr. Reesink completed a large animal surgery residency at Cornell and is currently pursuing a PhD in the Comparative Orthopaedic Laboratory under the advisement of Dr. Alan Nixon, focusing on equine cartilage repair, stem cell therapies, and treatment for osteoarthritis.