Welcome to Eastside Veterinary Clinic, your local veterinarian in Providence, RI.

We’re proud to provide a wide variety of veterinary medical services for dogs, cats, and small mammals in Providence, RI & surrounding areas!

Opened in 2000, Eastside Veterinary Clinic is a full-service Veterinary facility, caring for the Greater Providence, Rhode Island area’s animals. We are staffed with four highly experienced Veterinarians and many compassionate, skilled Veterinary Technicians. In addition to providing services to the public, we partner with local shelters to promote adoption and affordable spay/neuter programs. We are able to provide both routine and specialty services. Please call to learn more about our family-focused community practice.

Meet Our Team

Dr. Peter Cournoyer
Medical Director

Education: Boston College, Tufts University
33 years in practice

Dr. Cournoyer graduated from  Boston College in 1984 and Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1989. He opened this practice in 2000 and especially enjoys primary care and surgery. He is married with three children and enjoys the family pets; two dogs and four chickens.

Dr. Jessica Glatzer-Murphy

Originally from Brooklyn, NY, Dr. Murphy received an undergraduate degree in environmental studies from the University of Vermont, and a Master’s degree in environmental science from the University of California, Santa Barbara.  She then worked for several years in non-profit animal and environmental protection organizations before deciding that veterinary medicine was her true calling.  Dr. Murphy obtained her DVM from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2007, and has worked as a general practitioner in Rhode Island since then.

Professionally, Dr. Murphy enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, with a special interest in preventative care, internal medicine, and pain management.

When not working, she loves spending time with her family and friends, traveling, exercising, and enjoying the great restaurants in Providence.  She currently lives in Providence with her husband, her 2 children, Lucas and Julia, her rescue Shih-Tzu mix, Teddy, and her two cats George and Louie.

Practice Manager

Kim, who was born and raised in Providence, graduated from New England Tech with a degree in Veterinary Technology in 2013. She has been in the field since 2012 and has worked at Eastside Veterinary Clinic for several years. Professionally, she enjoys all aspects of client education, surgical procedures and leading a successful team and hospital. While she loves all animals, she has a soft spot for small fluffy dogs. She enjoys spending time with her husband and their three pets at home; a shih tzu named Fumble, a cat named Bella and another three-legged cat named Friar. Her hobbies include cooking, going to football and basketball games and spending time with family.

Lead Technician

Sydney is our lead technician. She has been in the veterinary field since 2017 and has been with Eastside since 2021. She has two cats Begonia and Petunia. She is a plant enthusiast and has many hobbies including snowboarding, golfing, hiking, kayaking, and painting. In her down time, she enjoys spending time with friends, family and her cats.


Christine is a veterinary receptionist with five years’ experience in the animal health care field. A passionate animal lover and proud pet parent to her dog, Schmitty, and her cat, Winnifred. Christine’s hobbies include spending time with her husband, traveling, hiking, fishing, and cuddling with her pets.

Certified Veterinary Technician

Baharik is a certified vet tech who has been in the field for almost 10 years. Along with her passion for animals, she enjoys creating things and tending to her plants.  She spends her free time with her husband and 4 dogs Cupcake (a rescue pitty), Ezra (a Boston), and the twins Clemenza and Vito (the frenchies). Baharik loves all things flat faced and snorty and any bully type breed. She currently on her way to becoming an ultrasound tech and plans to work with both animals and humans in the future.

Veterinary Technician

Elice, Originally from Florida, has been living in New England since high school. She has two rescues, a tripawd dog named Dunkin and a leopard gecko named Dijon! Some of her favorite things are spending time with her family, photography, reading, anything related to dinosaurs and watching her favorite movie Jurassic Park.

Veterinary Technician

Jess, born and raised in Providence, has been in the veterinary field since 2011. She is passionate about helping fur babies feel safe, happy & comfortable when they are under her care. She has 3 fur babies of her own: Peaches, Max, Solovino and a human baby, Zayden. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, reading, trying all things new and spending time with her family.

Veterinary Technician

Jaycie has been in the veterinary field since 2015 and has been both a receptionist and a technician. Her favorite aspects of the field are educating clients on how to give their fur babies the best quality of life and making her patients feel comfortable during exams and treatments. Jaycie has several fur children of her own, a rescue Shepherd mix named Cara, two cats named Henry and Pandora, a lionhead bunny named Arlo and a gecko named Mango. When she’s not at work, Jaycie enjoys spending her time in nature, cooking and eating delicious food, and spending time with her two human children Camden and Rosalie.