Meet Our Team

Dr. Alison Sass


Dr. Alison Sass was born and raised in Bergen County and attended Lodi High School. Before veterinary school she attended Cook College, part of Rutgers University and achieved a B.S. in Animal Science. Dr. Sass then attended Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine on the island of St. Kitts. She completed her clinical (4th) year at the University of Florida and graduated with High Honors. Dr. Sass has been practicing in Northern New Jersey for the last 8 years and has interests in soft tissue surgery, nutrition, dentistry and shelter medicine. When not working Dr. Sass enjoys hiking, cooking and spending time with her family and friends. Dr. Sass shares her home with a rescued lizard and 2 house bunnies. She also fosters kittens through the Ramapo Bergen Animal Refuge in Oakland.

Dr. Bennett Goldstein


Dr. Goldstein brings years of experience treating canine and feline patients. On top of performing his duties at Meisels Animal Hospital, Dr. Goldstein has been a member of the National Veterinary Response Force for over 12 years. NVRT members make up a highly trained veterinary medical staff that is deployed during national disasters such as hurricanes Katrina and super storm Sandy. He looks forward to meeting you and your pet.


Hospital Manager

Our Head Technician and Administrator. Barbara has been with the practice for over 30 years and has been an integral component of a wide variety of hospital operations.



Meaghan has completed her education in Veterinary technology. Her modern training included mastery of our advanced equipment protocols. In addition to being a Certified Vet Tech, she’s also good at giving out doggie treats.



Bio coming soon!


Our office manager and one of our most enthusiastic team members!


A senior member of our office staff with a wonderful personality and communication skills. A true animal lover with a great smile!


Bio coming soon!