Dr. Chapnick graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. He then worked for several years with a well known veterinary surgeon, as well as, doing emergency and shelter medicine.
In 2002, Dr. Chapnick completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at the Veterinary Referral and Emergecy Center in Norwalk, CT. Dr. Chapnick then completed a small animal surgery internship in 2006 and a small animal surgery residency in 2009, at Affiliated Veterinary Specialists, Maitland, FL.
In 2009, Dr. Chapnick started the surgery department at Veterinary Healthcare Associates (VHA), a referral and emergency center in Winter Haven, FL. At VHA, he gained extensive experience performing many common orthopedic, soft tissue, and neurologic surgeries.
Dr. Chapnick has experience in Stem Cell Therapy and has given lectures and training to other veterinarians. He as attended many advanced surgery training courses and has regularly attended veterinary conferences over his 19 year veterinary career.
Dr. Chapnick enjoys snowboarding, boating, and the outdoors with his two sons, Austin and Alexander.
Dr. Chapnick is available for patient consultations by appointment. Phone consultations and radiograph review are available for referring veterinarians.