Dr. Chris Rocchio graduated from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1993.  After completing an internship at the California Animal Hospital, he practiced in northern California for 6 years.  After moving back to New York in 2000, Dr. Rocchio and his wife, Dr. Debbie Chew, opened the East Greenbush Animal Hospital.  This 7200 square foot facility is presently a six doctor full service practice offering boarding, grooming and dog training.  In 2005, Dr. Rocchio started Adirondack Pet Care, a pet cremation service that presently services 35 veterinary hospitals in the Capital District.  In 2010, Dr. Rocchio founded the River Road Animal Hospital in Niskayuna, New York with partner Dr. Debbie Snyder.  This complete remodel grew to a full service 3 doctor practice that offers boarding and grooming.  Through Monarch Business Consulting , Dr. Rocchio helps other veterinarians purchase, build and transform their practices by working with real estate agents, contractors, architects and banks.