Valery Scharf

Valery-SharfResident, Small Animal Surgery

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610


  • DVM,Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine, College Station, TX
  • BS, Earth Systems, Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Professional Experience

  • Intern, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Columbus, OH 2009-2010
  • Resident, University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, Fl 2010-present

Research Interests

  • Canine osteosarcoma
  • Septic arthritis

University of Florida


As part of both the Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences and UF Health, Veterinary Medicine is dedicated to advancing animal, human and environmental health through teaching, research, extension and patient care.



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Ranked #7 among veterinary medical colleges nationwide by U.S. News & World Report, we are Florida’s only College of Veterinary Medicine. We advance the science of animal, human and environmental health.


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