dr-rebecca-lonardo-dogDr. Rebecca Lonardo, our Chief of Staff, grew up in Wisconsin and received both her undergraduate and veterinary degrees from the University of Wisconsin. Before joining the Oyster Bay Animal Hospital team in May 2016, she practiced at veterinary hospitals in Huntington and New Hyde Park, NY. Dr. Lonardo's special interests include surgery, preventive care and dentistry.

When not at work, Dr. Lonardo enjoys crafting and reading. Her family consists of a wonderful husband, two amazing daughters, a Wheaton terrier mix named Ben, a morkie named Scrappy, and three cats, Harry, Emma and Oreo.

Dr. Jessica Hill with dogDr. Hill grew up on the north shore of Long Island. She graduated from Stony Brook University in 2009 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology. She then attended Ross University in St. Kitts, West Indies, where she received her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her clinical year at Cornell University.

Passionate about working with many species of animals, Dr. Hill has spent time working to rehabilitate Asian elephants, macaques and gibbons in Thailand. She has also enjoyed working with seals and sea lions as a marine mammal intern at a local aquarium. Her true passion, however, lies in small animal medicine.