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Aug 13

Dar Ozer DVM, Diplomate ACVIM (Cardiology)

Dr. Dar Ozer is a board certified veterinary cardiologist by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine. Dr. Ozer grew up in the tri-state area and has worked in the veterinary field since high school. ...

Mar 17

Marco Ruffato, DVM, DACVAA, cVMA

Dr. Marco Ruffato was born and raised in Italy. He graduated in 2003 from the School of Veterinary Medicine at University of Padua. Following his graduation, he traveled to Canada where he completed an internal ...

Jan 10

Rebecca Scelba, DVM

Rebecca Scelba, DVM, received her BS in Animal Science from Rutgers University-Cook College in 1995, and went on to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University in 1999. After graduation, she spent four ...

Jan 10

Justin H. Straus, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Justin H. Straus, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM), graduated from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 1977 and completed his internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. He then completed a ...

Aug 28

Jennifer Smith-Careaga, DVM

Dr. Smith grew up in Butler and graduated from Butler High School in 2000. She received her undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from Seton Hall University in 2004 while working as a veterinary technician ...

Feb 11

Richard Sodora, Radiation Therapist

Richard is an experienced Radiation Therapist who works in AERA’s Imaging Center. He has been a registered technologist (Radiography) since 1996 A.A.S. and received his radiation therapy license in 1998 from Memorial Sloan Kettering School ...

Sep 26

Marissa Torre, DVM, DACVIM (SAIM)

Dr. Torre is originally from Long Island, NY. She graduated from Binghamton University with a BS in Biology in 2012 and went on to obtain her DVM from The University of Tennessee Knoxville in 2016. ...

Mar 21

Bryce Tusa, DVM

Bryce Tusa, DVM initially received his Bachelor of Science degree from Cornell University and later went on to earn his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Tufts Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine in 2011. He pursued ...

Nov 30

Alyssa Williams, DVM

Dr. Alyssa Williams grew up on a horse farm in Pennsylvania and received a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Penn State in 2014. Dr. Williams worked as a veterinary technician at an equine ...

Jan 10

Joanne Zimmermann, CVT, VTS (Anesthesia/Analgesia)

Joanne graduated from Cook College of Rutgers University in 1998 with a B.S. in Animal Science. She became a Certified Veterinary Technician after passing the national licensing exam in 1999. She has worked in the AERA surgery department since ...

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