Dr. Hess graduated from Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1995 after which he completed a one year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Oradell Animal Hospital, Oradell, NJ. In 1998, Dr. Hess became certified in acupuncture by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.
He is currently a member of the Northern New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association, The Metropolitan New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association and the Board of Health in Harrington Park, NJ. After practicing in Old Tappan, NJ for almost 10 years, in 2007 Dr. Hess built a state of the art animal hospital in Norwood, NJ where the practice now resides.
This new facility offers a warm, comfortable environment to meet all of your pet health care needs with increased hours of availability. Dr. Hess enjoys running, sailing and skiing. He has two children, and a French bulldog named Ray who can routinely be seen (and heard) at the office.