Our Team

Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Old Tappan Veterinary! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 201-750-1800 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!


  • Dr. Neil Hess

    Practice Owner

    Dr. Hess graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1995 after which…
  • Dr. Christine Asgar


    Dr. Asgar received her undergraduate degree from Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania and…
  • Dr. Jillian Pagano


    Dr. Pagano received her undergraduate degree in animal science from Cornell University,…
  • Dr. Shealyn Kenny


    Dr. Kenny received her undergraduate degree from Seton Hall University before attending…

    Administrative Staff

  • Elizabeth

    Office Manager

    Elizabeth joined Old Tappan Veterinary in 2012 as the Office…
  • Janine

    Client Services Coordinator

    Janine has an Associate in Applied Sciences degree from Bergen Community College and has…

    Client Services Staff

  • Jenn


    Jenn has an Associate degree in computer graphics from Bergen Community College School of…
  • Michele C


    Michele, also known “Shell”, started at Old Tappan Veterinary in May, 2018 as a…
  • Michele


    Michele joined Old Tappan Veterinary in May as a Receptionist and performs multiple duties…
  • Stephanie


    Stephanie joined Old Tappan Veterinary in the fall of 2014, but began her career as a…

    Clinical Services Staff

  • Megan

    Veterinary Assistant

    Megan recently returned to us on a part time basis, but had previously worked as a…
  • Johanna

    Veterinary Assistant

    Johanna has been with Old Tappan Veterinary since 2015, starting as a Receptionist but…
  • Maya

    Veterinary Assitant

    Maya joined Old Tappan Veterinary in April, 2018 as a Veterinary Assistant.  She came to…
  • Sarah

    Veterinary Assitant

    Sarah graduated from the University of Massachusetts Amherst in 2017 with a bachelor’s…