The Animal Medical Center
510 E 62nd St
New York, NY 10065
Leilani Alvarez, DVM, DACVSMR
Dr. Leilani Alvarez is the Director of Integrative and Rehabilitative Medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She is a board-certified diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation and certified in veterinary acupuncture, canine rehabilitation and Chinese herbal medicine. Dr. Alvarez graduated with high honors from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her internship and residency at the Animal Medical Center. She has been practicing veterinary rehabilitation for over a decade and leads one of only 5 traditional residency programs in canine sports medicine and rehabilitation. In addition to running a busy rehabilitation practice, Dr. Alvarez is a frequent lecturer at national and international meetings; and serves as a mentor and teacher to interns and residents. She is also actively involved in prospective clinical trials and is published in peer-reviewed journals and books. Her research interests include neurologic rehabilitation, geriatric medicine, regenerative therapies and joint supplements. In her spare time, Dr. Alvarez enjoys practicing yoga, gardening, and adventure traveling with her husband with two kids.
To contact Dr. Alvarez's team, please visit their website at: https://www.amcny.org/integrative-rehabilitative