Our Staff

Emergency Animal Clinic Miami

Javier Canabal, DVM

Dr. Javier Canabal received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine at the Agrarian University of Havana, graduating with honors in 1998. He completed his professional training in 2012 at Tuskegee University in Alabama, where he participated in a small animal medical and surgical internship.

Before coming to the United States, Dr. Canabal worked for the JASPCA in Jamaica and was also a member of the board of the Cuban Scientific Council, Orthopedic and Small Animal Surgery Societies. Dr. Canadal is an Associate Veterinarian at Knowles.

Dr. Canabal has a special interest in soft tissue and orthopedic surgery and has performed surgeries for more than 15 years.  He has been with Knowles Animal Clinics since 2012.