Veterinarians

Meet Dr. Safi Chand

Dr. Chand, a recent transplant to Frederick county, has practiced emergency medicine and surgery for more than 10 years. He graduated from Canada and a few years later decided to further upgrade his skills in ER medicine and surgery in 2005. In 2006, he completed a one year internship in small animal medicine with a major in emergency medicine and surgery at Southern Massachussets Emergency and Referral in Massachussets. He had the privilege of working with largest Cardiology and internal medicine group( CVCA and AVIM) in Maryland as an ER clinician for 4 years. He is a member of many veterinary associations and has published thesis and papers on oil based vaccines as well. Dr. Chand wanted to be a veterinarian having grown up with German Shepherds. His areas of interest are internal medicine, cardiology, surgery, radiology, soft tissue and select orthopedic procedures. When not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife, kids and their zoo comprising of 2 cats and fish. He also enjoys reading, traveling and horse back riding.

Meet Dr. Abid Farid

Dr. Abid Farid is new to our area, having just moved from Alberta, Canada. He has been practicing veterinary medicine for 7 years, with a focus on small animals. Dr. Farid gained valuable experience at various small animal clinics in Canada prior to his relocation. His areas of interest include: internal medicine, dermatology, wellness care, surgery and dentistry. He is always eager to challenge himself with continuing education and experiences. When not at the clinic, Dr. Farid spends time with his family and friends.