Ben Collins, DVM was born and raised on the East End of Long Island. After completing an undergraduate degree in classical archaeology, he obtained his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University in 2008. He then went on to complete a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital in New Jersey. Following his internship, he returned to Riverhead, NY to join the staff at East End as an emergency veterinarian. Dr. Collins has special interests in emergency medicine, neurology, and internal medicine.
In his spare time he enjoys traveling, reading, and outdoor activities – especially those in which he can take along his border collie mix named Murphy.