The Veterinary Hospital of the Humane Society of Berks County has great vets! With a wide diversity of experience and knowledge, our veterinarians know not only how to deliver the highest standard of care to your pets, but also how to serve the special needs of the shelter animals throughout the region. From general veterinary medicine and surgery to equine medicine to cutting edge services like acupuncture, HSBC vets make our hospital live up to our motto: "Great vets, great care, for a great cause."
If you are considering joining the Humane Society as a veterinary client, consider visiting us for a Welcome Waggin' Tour or Furry Friday Open House to meet our staff for yourself in order to see if we are the right medical care provider for your pets.
Dr. Alicia ElwellDr. Elwell is a graduate of Western University of Health Sciences in Southern California. She attended Delaware Valley College in Doylestown, PA where she attained a BS in Biology before veterinary school. Her special interests include holistic and integrative medicine, spay/neuter surgeries and nutrition. She practices classical homeopathy and will be certified to perform acupuncture on dogs, cats and horses. She adores the three rescued Siamese/Domestic Shorthair cats and two adopted Thoroughbred horses that own her.
Dr. Stephen LongDr. Long is a graduate of Franklin and Marshall College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. After spending nine years in private small animal practice on the east coast, Dr. Long moved to California, where he worked at the University of California Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital as a lecturer in Emergency and Critical Care Medicine. We welcome his expertise here at the Humane Society of Berks County.
Dr. Jenifer TroxellDr. Troxell is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Before veterinary school, she attended Shippensburg University, where she attained a BS in Biology. Dr. Troxell's specialty is companion animal medicine. She previously practiced at VCA West Shore in New Cumberland, PA. She lives with her husband Dan and three cats.
Laurie Bergman, VMD, DACVBDr. Bergman is a consulting veterinarian who assists the HSBC and veterinary clients with animal behavior issues. Dr. Bergman is a graduate of Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine, and is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Behaviorists. Dr. Bergman is providing regular appointment hours at our Holly Miller Center in Douglassville.
The Humane Society of Berks County works with a number of consulting and supporting veterinarians to address specific health and behavioral issues and for coverage of staff veterinarians.
1801 N. 11th Street, Reading, PA 19604 - phone 610-921-2348 - fax 610-921-5833
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