Christopher Frye, DVM, DACVSMR

Department of Clinical Sciences

Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Assistant Clinical Professor, Section of Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
Section Chief

CUHA Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation Service

Department of Clinical Sciences
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
930 Campus Road, Box 25
Ithaca, NY 14853


Research/Clinical Interest

Sporting and Working Dogs; Lameness and Objective Gait Analysis; Regenerative Medicine (Orthobiologics); Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Advanced Musculoskeletal Imaging; Canine Exercise Physiology; Interventional Pain Management; Osteoarthritis, Rehabilitation; Conditioning of the Canine Athlete; Nutrition and Supplementation of the Canine Athlete; Animal Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Assistive Devices

Education and Training

  • 2014-2016     Cornell University, Residency in Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • 2011     Cornell University, DVM
  • 2004     University of Michigan, BS in Biology



Pubmed    Please select the Google Scholar link for a listing of Dr. Frye's publications.

Awards and Honors

  • 2020     James H. Yarborough Lecturer International Speaking Award
  • 2020     Lead Veterinarian and Clinical Coordinator, Westminster Dog Show
  • 2016     Chi Institute Acupuncture Scholarship Recipient
  • 2015     May Arrison Acupuncture Scholarship Recipient
  • 2011     Cornell Feline Health Center Scholarship Recipient
  • 2011     Phi Zeta Alpha Chapter of Veterinary Medicine Honor Society
  • 2004     Princeton Review Top 100 Internship, ACES Aspen, CO

Professional/Academic Affiliations

Member, Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation (ACVSMR)