Medical Advisor

Vincent J. Tavella DVM, MPH

Vincent attended Delaware Valley University and obtained a Bachelor’s of Science degree in small and large animal science. He went on to receive both his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine and Master’s of Public Health in Infectious Disease from the Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech University (Go Hokies!) in 2019. Vincent currently practices veterinary medicine in a private practice outside of Richmond, Virginia. His special interests include population health, infectious diseases, preventative medicine, the human-animal bond, zoonotic diseases, and evidence-based medicine. Vincent is also passionate about international veterinary medicine and agriculture and participates in veterinary missions’ trips to aid communities in developing nations. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family, friends and his church community, traveling, spending time outdoors, and occasionally taking a day off.


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