Dr. Michael Troy Verra
Dr. Verra attended Rutgers University for his undergraduate studies. He was named George H. Cook Honor Scholar and received a Bachelor of Science in Pre-Veterinary Medicine in 1980. 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. Johnny D. Hoskins
Dr. Johnny D. Hoskins received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in 1968 from Oklahoma State University. He then received his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Veterinary Pathology at Iowa State University. He is a Diplomate of American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, with specialties in Small Animal Internal Medicine and Small Animal Pediatrics and Geriatrics. He is Professor Emeritus at the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine. He is an active member of American Veterinary Medical Association and the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, to name a few. Dr. Hoskins currently provides a small animal internal medicine consultant service to practicing veterinarians throughout the world. A true leader in the diagnosis and treatment of health problems in dogs and cats of all ages.
Dr. Hoskins writes a regular news column for widely-read trade magazines on selected topics in small animal pediatrics and geriatrics. He is also a well-recognized national and international speaker on many clinical practice-related topics in small animal internal medicine for veterinarians and dog and cat fanciers. His talks on canine and feline pediatrics and geriatrics are unique– the animal is always the principle of his well-designed lectures.
Dr. John Parks, DVM ACVS
Board Certified Surgeon
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. Ellen Lindell, VMD
Dr. Ellen Lindell, VMD Dr. Lindell received her doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. She practiced general medicine and surgery for several years, then completed a residency in veterinary behavior through Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Lindell is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. In addition to practicing behavioral medicine, Dr. Lindell enjoys lecturing and writing about animal behavior.