Dr. Carly Bloom particularly enjoys cases involving the urinary tract, anything from kidneys to bladder stones to incontinence. She also enjoys endocrinology, especially the management of diabetes mellitus in dogs and cats, and performing minimally invasive procedures such as endoscopy and cystoscopy.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
Residency, Small Animal Internal Medicine, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Tufts University, North Grafton MA
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Bachelor of Science, Biology, Cornell University, Ithaca NY
Dr. Bloom has two children and two cats who have traveled the world with her. She also has a hearty group of guppies.
Dr. Jennifer Bonczynski's clinical interests include surgical oncology, minimally invasive surgery and interventional radiology. She is particularly skilled in thoracoscopic removal or treatment of lung masses and mediastinal masses, pericardectomies, thoracic biospies, laparoscopic abdominal exploratories, GI biopsies, cholecystectomies, adrenalectomies and gastropexies. Dr. Bonczynski is often sought out to remove masses that are deemed by others as not removable.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Residency, Small Animal Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York City
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York City
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing
Dr. Bonczynski is married and has two daughters. She enjoys golfing, gardening, hiking and distance running with the family. Family pets include cat Olaf and dogs Karo, and Nola.
An experienced criticalist, Dr. Carey Hemmelgarn's particular clinical interests include polytrauma and septic patients.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Emergency & Critical Care
Residency, Emergency and Critical Care Medicine, Oradell Animal Hospital, Paramus NJ
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Garden State Veterinary Specialists, Tinton Falls NJ
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Washington State University, Pullman
Bachelor of Science, Biology, Utah State University, Logan
Dr. Hemmelgarn likes exercise, especially spinning and running outdoors, and she’s completed a number of half marathons. Married to another veterinarian, she and her husband have an active lifestyle and enjoy traveling. They have three pets, Rottweiler Louie and cats Ellie and Iggy.
Dr. Matthew Sherger was drawn to veterinary oncology because the field is evolving so rapidly. Within the field, he is interested in tumor immunology and finds palliative care particularly gratifying.
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Oncology)
Residency, Medical Oncology, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Master of Science, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Internship, Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, Animal Medical Center, New York NY
Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, The Ohio State University, Columbus
Bachelor of Science, Animal Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ
Dr. Sherger’s favorite place to be when not at work is the beach. He spends most of my free time with my wife, their dog Fallon and rabbit who is named The Professor because he thinks he's smarter than his humans.
Dr. Kathleen Strampfer's clinical interests include oncology emergencies as well as orthopedics and cardio-thoracic and immune-mediated diseases, especially the work-up, diagnosis and treatment of hemolytic anemia cases.
Internship, Small Animal Medicine & Surgery, Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists, Bohemia NY
Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine & Surgery, Murdoch University, Perth, Western Australia
Bachelor of Science, Biology, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield CT
Dr. Strampfer loves to travel, and she enjoys listening to music, including all Bruce Springsteen, and hiking with her yellow lab mix, Wallace. Bo is her cat.