Blum's Team: A Closer Look at One of the Best Vets in Chicago

Name: Dr. Jared Cohen


Education: University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, 2009

Why he’s special:

  • Member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association, and Chicago Veterinary Medical Association
  • Fear Free Certified Professional
  • Has a particular interest in veterinary ophthalmology, oncology, and surgery

What he loves (outside of veterinary medicine):

  • His wife, who is also a veterinarian, and daughter
  • Hiking and cycling
  • Playing tennis and basketball
  • Cooking

Bet you didn’t know this: Dr. Cohen is colorblind, has a pet rabbit named Valley, and loves spicy foods.

“The best doctor in the world is the veterinarian. He can’t ask his patients what’s the matter—he’s got to just know.” – Will Rogers