Visiting Specialists

Dr VerraDr. Michael Troy Verra DVM

Dr. Verra attended Rutgers University for his undergraduate studies.  He then went on to the University of Georgia where he earned a Master of Science in Veterinary Cardio-Pulminary Physiology and Pharmacology. After finishing his degree, Dr. Verra continued at the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine and received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1986.

His areas of special professional interest include echocardiography, ultrasonography, endoscopy, rhinoscopy, colonoscopy, cystoscopy, otoscopy, electrocardiology, and ultrasound-guided biopsy procedures. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, New York State Veterinary Medical Society, Capital District Veterinary Medical Society and the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners. Dr. Verra visits us monthly here at Newburgh Veterinary Hospital to provide these services.


Dr. John Parks, DVM ACVS

Dr. John Parks, DVM ACVS Dr. Parks is a board certified surgeon; Diplomate in the College of Veterinary Surgeons. Since the beginning of his surgical career, he has been performing traditional soft tissue, thoracic, abdominal, orthopedic and neurological surgical procedures. In addition, he now offers endoscopic procedures, thoracoscopic, laparoscopic, cytoscopic and rhinoscopy.
In 2000, he opened his mobile surgical practice, Veterinary Surgical Services, a dream many years in the making. He enjoys travelling to veterinary hospitals across the tri-state area, working with their staff and bringing the availability of state-of-the-art surgical procedures to his clients.


Dr. George Kramer DVM

Dr. George Kramer is board-certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in cardiology. He is the founder and chief of staff of Ultravet Mobile Diagnostics Veterinary Imaging and Referral Center in Mineola, NY, as well as Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists in Bohemia, NY. Ultravet Mobile is the leading provider of mobile ultrasound diagnostic services in the northeast. A team of highly experienced Board Certified Specialists and on the road technicians allows them to offer a 3 hour turn-around-time. This provides an immediate diagnosis and targeted treatment for patients. Dr. Kramer serves as ultrasonographer for the Bronx Zoo and Coney Island Aquarium and was recently appointed a fellow of the Wildlife Conservation Society. New York Magazine has listed Dr. Kramer as the best veterinary cardiologist in the NY city area.