Dr. Nurhan Ezik,VH

Emergency Animal Hospitals in NJ

Dr. Nurhan Ezik is the owner and medical director of the Englewood Veterinary Center, located in Englewood, NJ. Dr. Ezik has had a deep love of animals since childhood, and has devoted his life to their care and well being.

Dr. Ezik is a graduate of I.U. Faculty of Veterinary Medicine in Istanbul. He is a member of AVMA (American Veterinary Medical Association) and NJVMA (New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association). He has lectured in diverse areas such as canine/feline vaccinations, heartworm disease, heartworm prevention, parasite prevention and public health, etc.

A strong believer of community outreach, Dr. Ezik utilizes his center to put on Pet Events to provide not only a fun environment where the local pet community can gather, but to provide information on a variety of animal health related subjects as well. All pet events also includes variety of affordable raffles with proceeds to benefit local shelter S.T.A.R.T II of Englewood, NJ ; pet rescue group PetResQ, Inc. of Tenafly, NJ and N.J.S.P.C.A. Dr. Ezik supports both the shelter and rescue group by treating sick/injured pets so that they can ultimately find loving, forever homes. He is available to speak at local schools, libraries, senior centers on animal health, safety, etc.

John Parks, DVM, Diplomate, ACVS

Veterinary Specialists in NJ

Dr. John Parks, specialist in veterinary surgery, has been caring for pets at Englewood Veterinary Center since 2011. He attended Iowa State University and graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in Agriculture in 1966. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Parks attended Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1970. Between 1970 and 1974, he completed an internship and a surgical residency at Angell Memorial Animal Hospital in Boston. A specialist in veterinary surgery, in 1979, Dr. Parks obtained Diplomate status in the American College of Veterinary Surgeons.

A member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Animal Hospital Association, Dr. Parks has published a number of articles in the American Animal Hospital Association Journal.

Dr. Parks is a surgery consultant at Englewood Veterinary Center.

Johanna Ballesteros

Fort Lee Animal Hospital

Johanna joined the Englewood Veterinary Center on June of 2010. She began as a volunteer to gain knowledge and experience in the veterinary field. Johanna currently attends Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ, where she is working towards her bachelor’s in science degree.

She has an infinite love toward all type of animals, and most of all, she enjoy having the opportunity to share her job time with them. Her biggest dream was to be part of a veterinary center, and Dr. Ezik gave her the opportunity to begin fulfilling her goals. She enjoys taking Peluche, her 7 year old mini-toy poodle to the park, and seeing him interact with other dogs is her biggest pleasure. Peluche, was given to Johanna when she was only 13 years old, which underlines the importance he signifies to her, and her loving mother. Furthermore, she spends her valuable weekends working at a restaurant in Tenafly. Eventually, Johanna’s goal is to continue her studies, and pursue her doctorate degree in Veterinarian Medicine. She won’t stop until she is able to satisfy her desire of helping animals in need.

Cristie Rebaudo

Oradell Animal Hospital

Cristie specializes in meeting clients’ needs, responding to their questions or concerns about their pets’ well being.

Jane Krause

Bergen Animal Hospital

Jane graduated from Western New England University in 2011 with a B.A. in psychology and is currently attending Bergen Community College for an A.A. in veterinary technician. She has a passion for caring for animals and has found where she belongs by working as a technician. She has three cats of her own and just recently rescued an adorable beagle mix named Frankenstein.

Jenna Acker

Oradell Animal Hospital

Jenna has been a member of the Englewood Veterinary Center staff since June 2009, she has over seven years of experience in working as a veterinary technician. She is also a Registered Nurse since May 2010. At home, she spends most of her time with her black cat Sparrow, who she adopted at three months of age, and has loved unconditionally ever since.


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