Shelley R. Epstein, VMD


Dr. Epstein is a 1985 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Two days after graduating, she began working at Wilmington Animal Hospital in Delaware where she remained for 35 years, occasionally filling in at Providence Animal Center until joining our staff in the spring of 2020. Dr. Epstein takes an “integrative” approach to helping animals, utilizing nutrition and natural therapies whenever indicated.

Dr. Epstein’s “free” time is spent doing surgery at Delaware Humane Association, serving as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, riding her bike, doing yoga, and enjoying her rescue dog “Trevor” and rescue cat “Aviva.”