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Veterinarians

Acupuncture

Heather Troyer, DVM, DABVP (Board Specialized in Canine and Feline Practice), CVA, (Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist), CVPP (Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner)

Dr. Troyer graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. She completed a one-year internship at the Animal Medical Center in NY, NY from 2001-2002 and joined the staff at Oradell Animal Hospital in 2005 as a member of the general medicine and surgery group. In 2008, Dr. Troyer became board certified through the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in Canine and Feline Practice (general medicine and surgery), which awards specialty certification to practitioners who demonstrate expertise above and beyond what is required to practice veterinary medicine. In 2009, Dr. Troyer helped to create the Oradell CARES program. Oradell CARES is designed to assist families and patients with hospice and care giver support issues through both in-home evaluation and out-patient management. In addition, Dr. Troyer was awarded certification in veterinary acupuncture through the Chi Institute in Reddick, Florida, in 2010, and completed additional curricula in Tui-Na, a unique form of massage specific for Traditional Chinese Medicine. She most recently rounded out her education by becoming a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner through the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management in 2014. She practices integrative medicine, especially in cases where quality of life issues are paramount, and practices both out-patient and in-home pain management using both eastern and western techniques. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children, running, and cooking. She frequently writes for medical journals such as Clinician’s Brief and Veterinary Team Brief, and actively promotes continuing education at our hospital through lectures and wet labs, and promotion of student externship programs.

Avian & Exotics

Frank C. Boren, DVM

Dr. Boren graduated from the University Of Florida School Of Veterinary Medicine and has remained on the staff of Oradell Animal Hospital since completing an internship here in small animal medicine and surgery. Dr. Boren has a special interest in exotic and zoo animal medicine. He is the veterinarian for the Bergen County Zoo and is consultant for The James A. McFaul Environmental Center in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Dr. Boren sees appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus and at our Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey office.

Margaret Winter, DVM

Maggie Winter received her DVM from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine and her B.A. from Smith College. During veterinary school, she worked in Cornell University's emergency room as a technician for four years gaining invaluable experience. She also pursued advanced studies in exotic species medicine and emergency medicine. After veterinary school, Maggie completed a rotating small animal medicine and surgery internship at Oradell Animal Hospital. Her professional interests include sespsis, polytrauma, and exotic species emergencies. During her free time she plays ice hockey, capoeira, and enjoys exploring Hoboken with her goldendoodle Butters.

Physical Rehabilitation

June Hacker-Traiger, VMD (Exotics), CCRP (Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner

Dr. Hacker graduated from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and remained on staff. She enjoys working with exotic animals. She sees appointments at both Oradell Animal Hospital and our Ft. Lee, New Jersey office. Dr. Hacker's hobbies include reading and bicycling. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

 

Cardiology

Donald Schrope, DVM, Diplomate, ACVIM (Cardiology)

Dr. Schrope received his veterinary degree from the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Minnesota. He then completed a 1 year internship and a 3 year residency program in cardiology at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. After completing his residency, he moved to New Jersey and began working at Garden State Veterinary Specialists in Tinton Falls, New Jersey. Dr. Schrope was the first full-time board certified cardiologist in New Jersey. In August of 1996 he joined the staff at the Veterinary Referral Center and Cardiopet in Little Falls, New Jersey and in February, 2002 he joined the staff at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Schrope's special interests include the identification and treatment of feline and canine congenital heart disease. He is currently involved in research regarding the incidence of congenital heart disease in cats and dogs, the natural history of and treatment of aortic and pulmonic stenosis in cats, natural history of atrioventricular septal defects is cats, and the use of neurohormones such as proBNP to identify the presence of heart diease in cats. He has authored multiple publications and book chapters on subjects such as balloon vavuloplasty for the treatment of pulmonic stenosis in cats as well as dogs, identification and treatment of pulmonary hypertension, atrial septal defects, atrioventricular block in dogs, and the effects of non-cardiac disease on the heart. When not working, Dr. Schrope enjoys spending time with his three children, swimming, playing guitar, and tinkering with computers, as well as caring for his families cats: Double Stuff, Ricky, Curly and Cookie.

Nate Deering, DVM

Dr. Deering did his undergraduate work at The Rochester Institute of Technology. He then spent two years at Hydra Bio Sciences Corp. in Massachusetts doing pharmaceutical and drug development. From there he spent two years at Lonza Biologics in New Hampshire. Upon leaving the workforce, Dr. Deering went to The Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine. He did his internship at New England Animal Medical Center outside of Boston. Dr. Deering works alongside Dr. Don Schrope and Dr. Liz Cole in our Cardiology Department. Dr. Deering likes to exercise, read and play the guitar.

Amanda Griglak, DVM

Dr. Griglak received her DVM from Oklahoma State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her Bachelor's degree at Rutgers University. Her special interests include cardiology and internal medicine.

Our board certified dermatologist, specializes in the diagnosis and management of skin issues affecting the entire body including ears, paws, and general coat. With many years of experience and a specialty in allergy testing and treatment including allergy vaccines that do not require injection your pet will be in good hands at Oradell.

We also perform skin biopsies, video otoscopy and we utilize the latest treatment options for allergies, as well as treating hair loss.

Daniel Bowden,

Daniel G. Bowden is a graduate of St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in NYC, followed by a specialty internship in dermatology at the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in Urbana, IL. Dr. Bowden then completed his residency in dermatology at the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital in Davis, CA.

 

Emergency/Critical Care Doctors

Anne Brodsky, DVM

Dr. Brodsky is a graduate of the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. She completed a year of internship training at Oradell Animal Hospital and is now a member of our Emergency/Critical Care team. Dr. Brodsky enjoys spending time with her son, her dog Morgan Merriweather and her cat Tigre. Her interests include running, hiking, traveling and reading.

Donna Bucciarelli, DVM

Dr. Bucciarelli is a graduate of Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship at Oradell Animal Hospital. She is most interested in emergency and critical care medicine and dentistry. Her interests include cooking, swimming, yoga and travel. Donna is a member of the New Jersey Medical Reserve Corps (NJMRC). Donna volunteers her time and professional expertise to prepare for and respond to public health emergencies. MRC volunteers supplement existing emergency and public health resources.

Yonaira Cortes, DVM, Diplomate ACVECC

Dr. Cortes graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She then completed a three year residency in emergency and critical care medicine at Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston before joining the emergency/critical care service at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Cortes is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. She has special interests in metabolic emergencies, trauma and pain management. When not at work or with family and friends, she enjoys reading, practicing yoga and spending time with her two cats, Gordon and Pablo, and her dog, Stitch. Yonaira Cortes Publications & Contributions

Sarah Carr, DVM

Dr. Sarah Carr graduated from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. She then completed a rotating internship at Oradell Animal hospital from 2013-2014. She continued to develop a strong interest in emergency and critical care and joined the Oradell team in 2016 as a member of the emergency staff. Dr. Carr has two cats at home - Spud and Beans and in her spare time rides horses and enjoys going on adventures with her husband Michael.

Kristi Gannon, DVM, Diplomate, ACVECC (Emergency/Critical Care)

Dr. Gannon graduated from Iowa State University, College of Veterinary Medicine. She then completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital. She completed a three year residency in emergency and critical care medicine at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston. Dr. Gannon is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care, and is the Director of Emergency/Critical Care Services at Oradell Animal Hospital. As Director she supervises the entire ECC team which is staffed by veterinarians and certified technicians with advanced training. They provide around the clock care for each patient and utilize a variety of advanced monitoring and diagnostic tools. This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Dr. Gannon also supervises the emergency and critical care residency program which requires 3 years of training and ensures eligibility for board certification. Dr. Gannon enjoys reading, traveling and playing with her dog Maya and cat Zoe.

Megan Julian, VMD

Dr. Julian is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital. Following her internship she joined our emergency/critical care team. Dr. Julian has a special interest in handling challenging endocrine and trauma emergencies.

Kati Tumielewicz, DVM

Dr. Kati Tumielewicz graduated from the Atlantic Veterinary College in Prince Edward Island, Canada then did an internship in small animal internal medicine and surgery at the ASPCA in Manhattan. Dr. Tumielewicz's special interests include emergency and critical care, trauma and lactate derangements. In her spare time she enjoys sporting events, concerts, and time with her friends and family. She has a Lab mix named Blueberry and 2 cats, Snowball and Kitalina.

Pam Fettig, DVM, DACVECC

Dr. Fettig graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine. She then completed a one year internship in small animal medicine and surgery followed by a three year residency in critical care and emergency medicine at Oradell Animal Hospital. She has worked at specialty hospitals in Connecticut and Manhattan. She is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care. Her special interests include acute kidney injury, traumatic brain injury, polytrauma, and coagulopathies. She enjoys horsebackriding and spending time with her husband, 2 Labrador retrievers, Rhiannon and Sara, and 4 cats.

Mara Kraenzlin, VMD

Dr. Mara Kraenzlin is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship at BluePearl Veterinary Specialists in New York City. Mara has a special interest in Emergency and Critical Care. In her spare time she enjoys the beach, hiking, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. She has a dog named Bodhi and a cat named Petrie.

Erica Swanke, DVM

Dr. Swanke graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine. Upon completing an internship at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University she joined the emergency/critical care team at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Swanke enjoys reading and spending quality time with friends, family and her pets.

Mara Kraezlin

Brian O'Malley, DVM

Dr. O'Malley attended Siena College for undergraduate studies and then attended Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. O'Malley enjoys running with his Labrador retriever Penelope, hiking and cooking.

Margaret Winter, DVM

Maggie Winter received her DVM from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine and her B.A. from Smith College. During veterinary school, she worked in Cornell University's emergency room as a technician for four years gaining invaluable experience. She also pursued advanced studies in exotic species medicine and emergency medicine. After veterinary school, Maggie completed a rotating small animal medicine and surgery internship at Oradell Animal Hospital. Her professional interests include sespsis, polytrauma, and exotic species emergencies. During her free time she plays ice hockey, capoeira, and enjoys exploring Hoboken with her goldendoodle Butters.

Fabrice Fosset, DVM

Dr. Fabrice Fosset earned his veterinary degree from the University of Liege, School of Veterinary Medicine in Belgium, and practiced for two years in the ICU at the University of Liege. He has completed a small animal rotation internship at the University of Montreal in Canada, and a small animal emergency and critical care internship at the University of Illinois. After completion of a Master’s degree in pharmaco-immunotoxicology at the University of Illinois, he completed a small animal emergency and critical care internship at the University of California as well as a certification in veterinary extracorporeal therapies. His special interests include trauma, CPR, transfusion medicine, and extracorporeal therapies. Dr. Fosset spend his free time with two Spanish Greyhounds, a French Bulldog, and three cats. He enjoys singing, archery, and horse riding.

 

Internal Medicine

Mary Ann Crawford, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Crawford received her veterinary degree at the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1978. Dr. Crawford is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. She has been board certified in internal medicine since 1985 and joined the Oradell Animal Hospital staff in 1986. Dr. Crawford was Professor and Head of the Medicine Department at Louisiana State University College of Veterinary Medicine before coming to Oradell Animal Hospital. She is also a past president of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine and a past president of the Northern New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Crawford was awarded "Distinguished Alumnus" from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1995 and in 2004 "Outstanding Alumnus" from the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She is also the recipient of the 1997 Friskies Pet Care Award for Feline Medicine and Nutrition given for outstanding clinical research in the area of feline hepatic lipidosis. Dr. Crawford is involved in a number of clinical research projects and acts as a consultant for Antech Diagnostic Laboratories. In her free time she spends time with her family and enjoys biking and swimming.

Dara Zerrenner, VMD, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Zerrenner received her Veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and completed her residency in internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Zerenner is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Her professional interests include endocrinology, gastroenterology and nephrology. She loves spending time with her husband Kieran, daughter Devin and son Ryan. She also loves to travel.

Deborah Hall, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Hall received her DVM degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a general internship at Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine and completed a residency in internal medicine at Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Hall enjoys travel and dance. She has two dogs, Milo and Marcus.

John Lucy, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Lucy grew up in Ocean County, and developed a fondness for working with animals at an early age. After completing his undergraduate training at Rutgers University, he traveled to upstate NY and received his DVM from Cornell’s world-renowned College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed his rotating internship in medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and residency in internal medicine at Cornell. Dr. Lucy's medical interests include endocrinology, hepatology, immune-mediated diseases and minimally invasive diagnostics and therapeutics. Dr. Lucy oversees our Radioiodine Clinic for the treatment of hyperthyroid cats. In his spare time, Dr. Lucy enjoys running, swimming, travel and watching excessive amounts of HGTV. Efficacy of Low-dose (2 milicurie) versus Standard-Dose (4 milicurie) Radioactive Treatment for Cats with Mild to Moderate Hyperthyroidism.

Iodine 131 Therapy

John Lucy, DVM, DACVIM (Internal Medicine)

Dr. Lucy grew up in Ocean County, and developed a fondness for working with animals at an early age. After completing his undergraduate training at Rutgers University, he traveled to upstate NY and received his DVM from Cornell’s world-renowned College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed his rotating internship in medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and residency in internal medicine at Cornell. Dr. Lucy's medical interests include endocrinology, hepatology, immune-mediated diseases and minimally invasive diagnostics and therapeutics. Dr. Lucy oversees our Radioiodine Clinic for the treatment of hyperthyroid cats. In his spare time, Dr. Lucy enjoys running, swimming, travel and watching excessive amounts of HGTV. Efficacy of Low-dose (2 milicurie) versus Standard-Dose (4 milicurie) Radioactive Treatment for Cats with Mild to Moderate Hyperthyroidism.

Reena Shah, DVM (I-131)

Dr. Shah graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and since then has remained on staff. Dr. Shah is involved with Oradell Animal Hospital's radioactive iodine program for the treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats. She likes to cook and spend time with her family.

Neurology

Kerry Bailey, DVM, DACVIM

Dr. Bailey received her DVM from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine, completed an internship at Long Island Veterinary Specialists and a residency in Neurology at Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine. She is a Diplomate of the ACVIM in Neurology. Dr. Bailey enjoys photography, cooking and baking. She has two cats, Laverne and Shirley.

Michaela Esteban, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Dr. Esteban received her DVM degree from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed a one year medical and surgical internship at Oradell Animal Hospital and then she completed a 3 year residency at Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine in Neurology and Neurosurgery. She is a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in the specialty of Neurology. Dr. Esteban lives with her husband, and two dogs Naia and Caruso. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, traveling, skiing and cooking.

Andrew Farabaugh, DVM, DACVIM (Neurology)

Dr. Farabaugh received his DVM from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed his three year neurology residency at Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston 2009. From 2009 - 2012 Dr. Farabaugh was a staff neurologist at Angel Animal Medical Center and from 2012-2014 he was with Southern New Hampshire Veterinary Referral Hospital. He is a Diplomate in the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in the specialty of Neurology.

Nutrition

Laura Eirmann, DVM, Diplomate ACVN (Nutrition)

Dr. Eirmann graduated from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She then practiced at Cornell University Companion Animal Hospital where she focused on preventative medicine and routine healthcare. She joined the general medicine staff at Oradell Animal Hospital in 1998 and developed a strong interest in veterinary nutrition. She completed a residency in clinical nutrition under the supervision of veterinary nutritionists at University of Pennsylvania, Tufts University, and Angell Memorial Animal Hospital and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition. She is responsible for overseeing the nutritional support of hospitalized patients at Oradell, consults with Oradell clinicians regarding the nutritional needs of their patients, and provides out patient consultation appointments for clients seeking dietary recommendatons for their healthy or ill pets. Dr. Eirmann also works for Nestle Purina in addition to her part-time clinical appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Eirmann enjoys cooking and hiking.

Ophthalmology

Michael H. Brown, DVM, MS, ACVO (Ophthalmology)

Dr. Brown received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Kansas State University and then performed a small animal internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. After returning to Kansas State University for a comparative ophthalmology residency, he received a Master of Science degree for his biochemical study of animal tears. Dr. Brown became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists in 1996. Dr. Brown’s special interests include diseases of the cornea, corneal surgery, intraocular surgery, and diseases of the retina. He has written scientific papers and is a noted lecturer throughout the country.

Oncology

Stephen Brenn, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Brenn received his DVM degree from the College of Veterinary Medicine at North Carolina State University. He then completed an internship at the New Haven Central Hospital for Veterinary Medicine and remained in Connecticut to live and practice general medicine. He recently completed a three year residency in oncology at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Brenn enjoys music, sports, and spending time with his two sons.

Dennis Bailey, DVM, DACVIM (Oncology)

Dr. Bailey received his DVM from Cornell University, completed an internship at North Carolina State University, and a residency in Oncology at Cornell University. He is a Diplomate of the ACVIM in Oncology, and he spent the last two years on the clinical faculty of the College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University. Dr. Bailey's professional interests include managing chemotherapy and pain management. He enjoys playing tennis and watching football. (Buffalo Bills). He has two cats, Laverne and Shirley. Dr. Bailey is a consultant for VIN (Veterinary information network).

 

Radiology

Justin Goggin, DVM, DACVR (Radiology)

Dr. Goggin graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Kansas State University. He then completed a residency in radiology at Kansas State University. Dr. Goggin is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Radiology. Dr. Goggin enjoys spending his time with his wife and two sons and enjoys hiking, biking and canoeing.

 

Surgery

Anthony Palminteri, DVM, Diplomate, ACVS

Dr. Palminteri received his degree in veterinary medicine from Cornell University. He is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. He was elected "distinguished practitioner" in the National Academy of Practitioners. Dr. Palminteri is co-founder of the Oradell Animal Hospital, and remains on staff as a consultant. His ancillary interests are Jiu-Jitsu (8th degree black belt), offshore fishing, and landscaping.

Carol Carberry, DVM, Diplomate, ACVS

Dr. Carberry received her veterinary degree at Cornell University. She completed an internship in general medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and then a surgical residency at Cornell University. She is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. Her special interests include soft tissue surgery, orthopedics and neurosurgery. She has been at Oradell since 1987. Her spare time is spent mostly outdoors, where she cycles, runs and canoes.

Arthur A. Fettig, DVM, Diplomate, ACVS

Dr. Fettig received his DVM from Purdue University. He completed a general internship at the University of Georgia Veterinary Teaching Hospital, and completed a small animal surgery residency at Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Fettig is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. Dr. Fettig is proficient in general and orthopedic surgery. He also enjoys spending his free time with his wife Pam who is also a veterinarian. They share their home with their dog Rhiannon and their three cats, Asti, Tim and Curtis.

Jonathan Miller, DVM,MS,DACVS (Surgery)

Dr. Miller received his DVM degree from the University of Illinois, completed a rotating internship at the Atlantic Veterinary College, a surgical internship in Houston, and completed a residency in surgery at Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Miller has interests in both general and orthopedic surgery with a special interest in laparoscopy and arthroscopy.

Casey Murphy, VMD

Dr. Murphy received her veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and her bachelor's degree from the George Washing University. Her veterinary interests include surgery and emergency medicine. In her free time, Dr. Murphy enjoys playing soccer and spending time with her family, friends, and cats Leopold and Guinness.

 

General Medicine

Rita Angelo, VMD

Dr. Angelo graduated from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine where she also completed her internship in small animal medicine and surgery. After completion of internship she joined Oradell Animal Hospital as a general practitioner. Dr. Angelo enjoys general medicine and is a senior staff doctor at our Fort Lee, New Jersey office. She also sees appointments at our hospital in Paramus.

Veronica Canizo, DVM

Dr. Veronica Canizo is originally from Cliffside Park, NJ. She completed her veterinary degree at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and received her BS in Biology from Seton Hall University. Her professional interests include emergency and critical care medicine. In her free time, Dr. Canizo enjoys traveling, playing piano, attending various concerts and Broadway shows, as well as cuddling up next to her five dogs and two cats.

Frank C. Boren, DVM

Dr. Boren graduated from the University Of Florida School Of Veterinary Medicine and has remained on the staff of Oradell Animal Hospital since completing an internship here in small animal medicine and surgery. Dr. Boren has a special interest in exotic and zoo animal medicine. He is the veterinarian for the Bergen County Zoo and is consultant for The James A. McFaul Environmental Center in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Dr. Boren sees appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital in Paramus and at our Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey office.

Valentina Henao, DVM

Dr. Henao graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine and completed her undergraduate studies there as well. Dr. Henao is interested in neurology and surgery. She enjoys hiking, traveling, music, and sports.

Dara Hofstadter, DVM

Dr. Hofstadter attended Ramapo College of New Jersey, Seton Hall University School of Law, and The Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. Her special interests include internal and geriatric medicine. She enjoys painting, drawing, eating out, and going to concerts with friends. She is involved with a small animal rescue organization and loves spending time with her three rescue dogs, Pearl, Cookie and Mr. Midnight, and two birds.

Danielle Hudak, DVM

Dr. Hudak completed her Bachelor’s degree at Rutgers, The Sate University of NJ. She graduated from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical year at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include oncology and physical rehabilitation. She enjoys spending time with her family and going to the beach.

Jamie DeSantis, VMD

Dr. DeSantis graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. He completed a small animal medicine and surgery internship at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. DeSantis' interests include emergency medicine, internal medicine, endocrinology, and toxicology. He also enjoys skiing, fly fishing, Tae Kwon Do, and Tough Mudder races. Dr. DeSantis sees appointments at the Paramus office Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays and at the Fort Lee office on Thursdays.

Joseph DeSanto, DVM

Dr. DeSanto graduated from The Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital. He then joined the staff upon completion of his internship. Dr. DeSanto enjoys internal medicine and veterinary dentistry. He is one of the founding veterinarians of Bergen County's Animal Emergency Preparedness Program. Dr. DeSanto loves to travel and experience new cuisine. He sees appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital, Paramus and in our Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey office.

John G. DeVries, DVM, Diplomate, ABVP (Canine/Feline)

Dr. DeVries graduated from The University of Illinois, completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York, and is board certified by the American Board of Veterinary Practicitioners. As Assistant Director of Oradell Animal Hospital, Dr. DeVries sees clients at both Oradell Animal Hospital and our Hasbrouck Heights office. His interests include practicing medicine and surgery and in his spare time he enjoys choral singing, traveling and spending time with his wife Susi, their children, and their grandchildren. Dr. DeVries and Susi share their home with their Australian Shepherd, Molly and their three cats Indi, Charlotte, and Lily.

Keith Jarrett, DVM

Dr. Jarrett received his veterinary degree from the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. His special interests include orthopedic surgery and physical rehabilitation. He enjoys hiking, traveling, playing guitar and spending time with his dogs, Sunny and Laika.

Laura Eirmann, DVM, Diplomate ACVN (Nutrition)

Dr. Eirmann graduated from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. She then practiced at Cornell University Companion Animal Hospital where she focused on preventative medicine and routine healthcare. She joined the general medicine staff at Oradell Animal Hospital in 1998 and developed a strong interest in veterinary nutrition. She completed a residency in clinical nutrition under the supervision of veterinary nutritionists at University of Pennsylvania, Tufts University, and Angell Memorial Animal Hospital and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Nutrition. She is responsible for overseeing the nutritional support of hospitalized patients at Oradell, consults with Oradell clinicians regarding the nutritional needs of their patients, and provides out patient consultation appointments for clients seeking dietary recommendatons for their healthy or ill pets. Dr. Eirmann also works for Nestle Purina in addition to her part-time clinical appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Eirmann enjoys cooking and hiking.

Tanya Karlecke, DVM

Dr. Karlecke graduated from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She joined the staff of Oradell Animal Hospital with a special interest in emergency and critical care medicine but enjoys all aspects of veterinary care medicine. Dr. Karlecke enjoys hiking (with her dogs), reading, photography, and actively working with her registered pet therapy dog. She enjoys spending time with her husband and their three dogs and four cats.

Cody Kent, DVM

Dr. Kent is originally from Freehold, NJ. He received his bachelor’s degree in Biology from Penn State University before traveling to Western University of Health Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine in Southern California. His special interests include critical care and cardiology. In his spare time he enjoys hiking and camping, exploring state and national parks, and watching his Penn State Nittany Lions play football.

Julie Lee, VMD

Dr. Lee graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, especially dermatology and oncology. She loves to spend time with her family and friends as well as her dog and 3 cats. During her free time she enjoys hiking, baking, and playing the piano.

Meredith Lancaster, VMD

Dr. Lancaster received her veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include primary care medicine, emergency medicine, and oncology. In her spare time she enjoys yoga, running, and spending time outside with her dog, Bentley.

June Hacker-Traiger, VMD (Exotics), CCRP (Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner

Dr. Hacker graduated from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and remained on staff. She enjoys working with exotic animals. She sees appointments at both Oradell Animal Hospital and our Ft. Lee, New Jersey office. Dr. Hacker's hobbies include reading and bicycling. She enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.

Marisa Palmer, VMD

Dr. Palmer received her undergraduate degree in Biology from New York University and her veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Her professional interests include oncology, internal medicine, and general practice. In her free time she enjoys attending concerts and music festivals, and spending time with her English Labrador, Finn

Ross Koenig, DVM

Dr. Koenig graduated from Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an internship in small companion medicine at Oradell Animal Hospital and remained on staff. Dr. Koenig sees appointments at both Oradell Animal Hospital and our Ft. Lee, New Jersey office.

Elizabeth Lennon, DVM

Dr. Lennon is a graduate of Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her bachelors degree in Biology at Allegheny College. Her professional interests include emergency/critical care medicine and sports medicine and rehabilitation. In her free time, Dr. Lennon enjoys running, hiking and camping with her energetic Labrador, Bella, as well as traveling and cooking with her family and friends.

Victoria Lopez-Aldazabal, DVM

Dr. Lopez-Aldazabal is a graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. She received her bachelor's degree in Biology from Duke University. Her professional interests include internal medicine and feline medicine. Dr. Lopez-Aldazabal also enjoys cooking Cuban food, running, and watching basketball with her tuxedo cat, Sisi.

William Lucker, DVM

Dr. Lucker graduated from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine in 1966. He completed a fourteen month internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Henry Bergh Memorial Hospital of the ASPCA in New York City. He remained there another year as a resident staff veterinarian. After practicing in the Morristown area for three years, Dr. Lucker joined the staff of Oradell Animal Hospital in 1971. Dr. Lucker is a general practitioner with special interests in cardiology and obstetrics. He has received numerous continuing education certificates from the New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association. He sees appointments at Oradell Animal Hospital as well as our Hasbrouck Heights office. Dr. Lucker enjoys fishing, skiing and photography.

Melissa Moya, DVM

Dr. Melissa Moya is originally from Morris Plains, NJ and attended Rutgers University as an undergraduate. She then worked in an animal hospital in Randolph, NJ as a technician for a year before attending veterinary school at Tuskegee University College of Veterinary Medicine from 2013-2017. Her special interests include cardiology and internal medicine. She enjoys watching movies, being outside, and spending time with her family, friends, and her two dogs, Maya and Emma, and two cats, Lilly and Corey.

Reena Shah, DVM (I-131)

Dr. Shah graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital and since then has remained on staff. Dr. Shah is involved with Oradell Animal Hospital's radioactive iodine program for the treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats. She likes to cook and spend time with her family.

Olivia Oubre, DVM

Dr. Olivia Oubre received her DVM from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She also received her Animal Science degree from LSU (Geaux Tigers!). She is certified in veterinary acupuncture through the Chi Institute of Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and has a special interest in integrative medicine. Her other veterinary interests include diagnostic ultrasound, nutrition, behavior, and shelter medicine. In her spare time, she enjoys yoga, painting, and spending time with her Puerto Rican island dog, Diego.

Lori Siracuse-Parker, VMD

Dr. Lori Siracuse-Parker is a graduate of University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her internship in general medicine at Oradell Animal Hospital. Dr. Siracuse-Parker is a member of our general medicine and dentistry services in our Fort Lee clinic. Dr. Siracuse-Parker enjoys working with small mammals. She and her husband have two children and share their home with 2 dogs, 2 cats and a parrot.

Heather Troyer, DVM, DABVP (Board Specialized in Canine and Feline Practice), CVA, (Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist), CVPP (Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner)

Dr. Troyer graduated from the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2001. She completed a one-year internship at the Animal Medical Center in NY, NY from 2001-2002 and joined the staff at Oradell Animal Hospital in 2005 as a member of the general medicine and surgery group. In 2008, Dr. Troyer became board certified through the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners in Canine and Feline Practice (general medicine and surgery), which awards specialty certification to practitioners who demonstrate expertise above and beyond what is required to practice veterinary medicine. In 2009, Dr. Troyer helped to create the Oradell CARES program. Oradell CARES is designed to assist families and patients with hospice and care giver support issues through both in-home evaluation and out-patient management. In addition, Dr. Troyer was awarded certification in veterinary acupuncture through the Chi Institute in Reddick, Florida, in 2010, and completed additional curricula in Tui-Na, a unique form of massage specific for Traditional Chinese Medicine. She most recently rounded out her education by becoming a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner through the International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management in 2014. She practices integrative medicine, especially in cases where quality of life issues are paramount, and practices both out-patient and in-home pain management using both eastern and western techniques. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children, running, and cooking. She frequently writes for medical journals such as Clinician’s Brief and Veterinary Team Brief, and actively promotes continuing education at our hospital through lectures and wet labs, and promotion of student externship programs.

Zachary Smith, VMD

Dr. Smith is originally from Yarmouth, Maine, and has a bachelor’s degree from Emerson College in Boston. He received his veterinary degree from the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Dr. Smith is particularly interested in surgery, and exotics but always strives to expand his knowledge base in all fields of veterinary medicine. Outside of the hospital he enjoys staying active with, and cooking for his girlfriend and their dog.

Katherine Tallaj, DVM

Dr. Katherine Tallaj graduated from Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine. She received her bachelor’s degree in Biology at Montclair State University. Her special interests include internal medicine and neurology. She enjoys working out, playing sports, traveling, and spending time with her friends, family, two cats (Ponyo and Director Fury) and two German Shepherds (Buck and Pearl).