Dr. James Bascharon, DVM, Associate

Dr. James Bascharon received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, in Animal Sciences.  He continued his studies at St. George’s College of Veterinary Medicine, Grenada, West Indies where he received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 2004.

Dr. James has been with Ambassador & Oak Park Animal Hospital since 1994 and has been practicing as a doctor since 2004.  He loves to see the special bond that people share with their pets and to see how much joy animals bring into their lives and appreciates sharing in that bond.  He also loves to care for animals because of how innocent and loving they can be.

In his spare time, Dr. James enjoys traveling, cooking and enjoying the outdoors.  His favorite sports team is the Chicago Bears, and he is a loyal fan.

"Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened." - Anatole France