Veterinarians

Joy Cohen, DVM

Joy Cohen, DVM graduated University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987, fulfilling her lifelong dream to become a veterinarian.  She has practiced veterinary medicine in both the Miami area and in New York City, where she pursued courses in Dermatology at the AMC.  She also has a special interest in nutrition,  internal medicine, and…

Read More

Tammy Pagan, DVM

Tammy Pagan, DVM graduated from the University of Sydney in 2010, and joins Central Animal Hospital experienced and having a special interest in dermatology, dentistry, and surgery, both in orthopedics and soft-tissue.  Tammy stresses client communication as an integral part of her role as a veterinarian in achieving the best outcome for her patients.  Tammy resides…

Read More

Alison Abramson, VMD

Alison Abramson, VMD graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School Veterinary Medicine in 2003, after attending Duke University where she received her Bachelor of Arts in biological anthropology and anatomy, with a certificate in primatology.  Dr. Abramson then completed an internship at the Animal Medical Center in New York City, concentrating on surgery, ophthalmology, oncology, and exotics. She joined…

Read More

Kaylan Spatny, DVM

Kaylan Spatny, DVM graduated from Cornell University, both the College and the College of Veterinary Medicine.  Dr. Spatny joins our health care team, following a year at Oradell Animal Hospital, a highly coveted internship, rotating through emergency, critical care, surgical, and internal medicine cases.  She then  practiced at veterinary hospitals in Massachusetts and Vermont.  Dr. Spatny also completed…

Read More

Donatella Hecht, VMD

Donatella Hecht, VMD graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. Dr. Hecht has worked at referral hospitals around the Tri-State area and has appeared in several episodes of Animal Planet’s ‘Animal Precinct’.  In March 2009, she volunteered at the Hoopa Reservation in California providing veterinary aid to the animals in need…

Read More

Aura Truslow, DVM

Aura Truslow, DVM joined Central Animal Hospital in 2008. She graduated from Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Truslow enjoys caring for all the pets she examines and meeting their owners.   Like the other veterinarians in the practice, Dr. Truslow attends continuing education lectures, and recently attended one in acupuncture. She is fluent in Spanish,…

Read More

Cheryl Gross, VMD

Cheryl Gross, VMD graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and joined our health care team in 2000.  Dr. Gross enjoys all phases of her profession, having a special interest in pocket pets, rabbits, and ultrasonography, a non-invasive diagnostic tool.  Dr. Gross, her husband and their young children care for rescue pets, Newsy and Furby, 2 cats, and…

Read More

Michael Woltz, VMD

Michael Woltz, VMD has served as director of Central Animal Hospital since 1981. He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Woltz enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, from routine examinations to performing complex surgeries on pets of all kinds. Always the pet lover, Dr. Woltz once cared for 2 cats, 2 dogs,…

Read More