Our Staff

Meet Our Staff

  • Abigail Meier

    Abigail's love of animals started at a very young age when she tried to hide a stray cat in her parents' house. Since then she has had numerous pets including cats, birds, lizards, hamsters and bunnies. She lives in Manhattan but loves Bergen Veterinary Hospital so much that she commutes every day! Abigail and her husband have a daughter named Maya who loves animals just as much as she does and needs to snuggle with their two cats, Oliver and Gingy every day! Abigail loves being the first person to greet you and your pet when you walk through the door at Bergen Veterinary Hospital and has enough smooches and love for all the animals that come to the hospital!

  • Janice Clarke

    Janice has been a receptionist with the BVH team since 2015 and she loves her job. She enjoys greeting you and your pet everyday with her infectious smile.

  • Debra Dietze

    Debra joined our BVH team in 2017. Her compassion and enthusiasm lead to a successful transition from working with children with autism to working with animals and the owners who care for them. An animal lover herself, Debra resides in Bergen county with her family, along with a dog and cat, which she rescued from local shelters.

  • Kim Conklin
    Head Technician

    Kim has been a Veterinary Technician for 6 years and am currently studying to be a licensed veterinary technician. She has a dog named Kinsley, a yellow lab with a happy and energetic personality who also loves performing tricks! (She also loves eating treats!) Animals have always had a special place in her heart and being able to work with them every day makes it even more rewarding. Kim feels so privileged to be able to do what she loves every single day.

  • Jimmy Cho

    Jimmy joined Bergen Veterinary Hospital in June of 2017. He is currently studying to become a licensed veterinary technician at Bergen Community College. He would like to become a veterinarian in the future. He has been quoted saying 'Working BVH has become a big step forward for me. I love everyone who I am working with here. I am learning and experiencing so much, and I am looking to learning much more!'

  • Darwin Calderon

    Darwin believes the saying “you will never work a day in your life if you love what you do and where you work.” He feels fortunate to be able to do what he loves; working with animals every single day. Darwin loves all animals, especially bulldogs. He loves them so much that he has five at home.

  • Jorge Quesada

    Jorge is a licensed veterinary technician with a lot of experience here in the states as well as in animal hospitals in Peru. Jorge loves helping animals and he comes to work every day with a smile on his face.

  • Alex Garrett

    Alex has always loved animals and is very happy and grateful to be working at BVH and learning from all the amazing doctors and staff at BVH!  She loves getting to spend every day working with this talented and fun staff and helping all the cute animals that come in.  Alex graduated from Tufts University recently and will be applying to vet school soon but in the meantime,  she can’t wait to meet and love on all your pets!!!!!

  • Angela Deschanes

    While Angela. has had a lot of different jobs in the past she always wanted to work with animals.  Her heart has led her to this career choice now and she is so happy that it did.   Angela gained experience at Penn Foster as a veterinary technician program.  She is a mom to three cats and one dog, all rescues, that she loves.  Angela finds helping animals on a daily basis is so rewarding and brings her true happiness.

Office Hours

Our Regular Schedule

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