Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists
3250 Veterans Memorial Hwy | Bohemia, NY 11716Call 631-913-1635
- Board Certified Cardiologist
- Board Certified Neurologist
- Board Certified Internist
- Board Certified Surgeon
- 24 Hour Emergency Care
- 24-Hour Vet
- Emergency Veterinary Clinic
- Small Animal Vet
- Veterinary Euthanasia
- Veterinary Medical Specialties
- Veterinary Surgery
- Veterinary Vaccinations
- New Pet Initial Visit
- Physical Exam
Serving the Long Island / New York City area since 2002, Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists is a multi-specialty referral and 24-hour Emergency Veterinary Hospital. Located just off the Long Island Expressway on Veterans Memorial Highway in Bohemia, NY, we offer the most up-to-date diagnostic techniques and specialty services in cardiology, internal medicine, oncology, neurology and surgery. If your pet needs emergency care, our emergency department provides services around-the-clock and an appointment is never needed.
Our state-of-the-art, 10,000 square foot building is staffed by board certified veterinary specialists and a dedicated and compassionate team of doctors and certified technicians. At Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists, we work closely with your referring veterinarian to make the referral process as easy and convenient as possible.
The doctors and staff at Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists believe in a personal approach to the care of your pet. We are all pet owners and understand the love and concern you have for your pet. If your pet requires hospitalization, he / she is continuously monitored and handled with the utmost care. Our specialists, staff doctors and staff members work closely with each pet to ensure the best possible care and treatment.
Our commitment to providing the highest quality care and comfort to your beloved pet extends well beyond our four walls. We welcome your visit and your questions.
A native of Long Island, Dr. George Kramer dreamed of becoming a veterinarian since he was a young boy. His undergraduate studies took place at the University of Vermont and the University of Maryland, where he graduated with honors. After completing his undergraduate studies, he moved to Boston and entered a master�s program in molecular biology at Northeastern University. He then entered veterinary school at Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine and earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. Dr. Kramer subsequently completed a medicine and surgery internship, followed by a residency in internal medicine and cardiology at the prestigious Animal Medical Center in New York City.
Dr. Kramer is board-certified as a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in cardiology. He is the founder and chief of staff of Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists in Bohemia, NY as well as the founder and chief operating officer of Ultravet Mobile, a veterinary mobile ultrasound provider. He has professional interests in cardiology, internal medicine, oncology, ultrasonography and echocardiography. In addition to his busy practices, Dr. Kramer serves as ultrasonographer for the Bronx Zoo and Coney Island Aquarium and was recently appointed a fellow of the Wildlife Conservation Society. New York Magazine has listed Dr. Kramer as the best veterinary cardiologist in the NY city area.
Dr. Kramer has lectured locally, nationally and internationally. He has given lectures at the annual forums of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, International Symposia of the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society, Veterinary Professional Quest Conferences, Atlantic Coast Veterinary Conferences, Western States Veterinary Conference, University of Paris Veterinary College, Westchester-Rockland Veterinary Medical Association, New York City Veterinary Medical Association and Long Island Veterinary Medical Association. He has published groundbreaking research on cardiomyopathy, novel interventional techniques and valve disease.
Dr. Kramer is passionate about veterinary medicine, music, skiing and fishing.
Jason Berg, DVM, Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Neurology and Internal Medicine) provides medical and surgical neurology services, including surgery for brain and spinal tumors, at Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists.
Dr. Berg received his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Texas A&M University in 1996. In 2000, he completed his internship and residency training in neurology and internal medicine at the Animal Medical Center and received board certification in neurology in 2000 and internal medicine in 2002. He also completed a training program in veterinary acupuncture with the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society in 2001.
In 2000, Dr. Berg, along with Dr. Richard Joseph, developed a referral hospital within County Animal Clinic in Yonkers, New York. Concurrently, they established Animal MR, a mobile Mri service for specialty hospitals which has expanded into four states and provides Mri services at veterinary referral hospitals.
His primary area of interest is advancing medical and surgical treatment options for neurological patients. He has published articles pertaining to veterinary neurology in various journals and has presented at conferences around the country and chaired three committees for ACVIM.
Dr. Gianira Candelario attended Sacred Heart University in Puerto Rico and was awarded her bachelor's degree in natural sciences in 2001. Following graduation, she went on to attend Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. After finishing her veterinary medical studies and receiving her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 2006, she completed a one-year internship in small-animal medicine and surgery at Atlantic Coast Veterinary Specialists (ACVS) in 2007.
Immediately following her internship, she joined the staff of ACVS as an emergency/critical care veterinarian. She is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
During her leisure time, Dr. Acevedo is a fitness instructor. More than anything else, she enjoys passing the time with her dog, Carmello, a cocker spaniel.