VCA Newark Animal Hospital

Doctors

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Brenda Austin

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine
    Certifications: DACVS
    Departments: Surgery

    Dr. Austin is a native of the state of Maryland. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD in 1993. Upon returning to Maryland she assisted in

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  • Maya Aharon

    Staff Veterinarian
    DVM, Tufts University
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Aharon graduated from Tufts Cumming Medical School in 2008 and completed an internship at the Angell Animal Medical Center in 2009. Following graduation, Dr. Aharon worked as an emergency clinician

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  • Michelle Bateman

    Staff Veterinarian
    DVM, Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Bateman is a Pennsylvania native and graduated with a BS from Bridgewater College in 2005. She is a 2009 graduate of Ross University of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical training

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  • Katrina Cusack

    Staff Veterinarian
    MV, University College of Dublin
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care


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  • Alexandra Gould

    Staff Veterinarian
    DVM, University of Florida
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Alexandra Gould is originally from Haddonfield, New Jersey. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Oberlin College and her veterinary degree from the University of Florida (Go Gators!).

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  • Kirsten Kruer

    Staff Veterinarian
    VMD, University of Pennsylvania
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Kirsten Kruer spent her childhood in Mesa, Arizona, and completed her undergraduate degree in Animal Physiology at the University of California, San Diego. She moved to the East Coast after college,

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  • Amanda Olsen

    Staff Veterinarian
    VMD, University of Pennsylvania
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Amanda Olsen grew up in Delaware and received her Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from the University of Delaware. She went on to graduate veterinary school from the University of Pennsylvania.

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General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

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Emergency Care

FOR PET MEDICAL EMERGENCIES: PLEASE CALL OUR HOSPITAL AT 302-737-8100 OR TRANSPORT YOUR PET IMMEDIATELY TO OUR FACILITY.

NO APPOINTMENT IS NEEDED FOR EMERGENCY VISITS.

WE ARE OPEN 24 HOURS A DAY, 7 DAYS A WEEK ALL YEAR ROUND.

 

VCA NEWARK ANIMAL HOSPITAL IS LOCATED AT:

1360 MARROWS ROAD

NEWARK, DE 19711

302-737-8100

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