Ellen Lindell, VMD, DACVB

Ellen Lindell, VMD, DACVB


Dr. Lindell, a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, brings 20 years of experience in preventing and treating a wide range of behavioral conditions.

She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1983. After 10 years of practicing general medicine and surgery, Dr. Lindell began a residency program in Behavior at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. When not seeing patients, Dr. Lindell enjoys teaching. She has authored several book chapters and has lectured to veterinarians around the country.

She is also proud to be a behavior consultant for VIN, an online network that provides information to veterinarians around the world. Dr. Lindell is pleased to join Veterinary Specialists.

Dr. Lindell’s services include:

  • Treatment of house soiling
  • Treatment of aggressive behavior
  • Aggressive behavior toward people
  • Aggression between dogs
  • Aggression between cats
  • Treatment of anxiety
  • Fear of thunderstorms
  • Fear of noises
  • Separation-related distress
  • Social anxiety
  • Behavioral enrichment for surgery patients
  • Pre-adoption counseling