Sheila M. Gomez, VMD
Dr. Gomez graduated from Villanova University with a BSN degree in Nursing.
She completed her veterinary degree at the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine in 1995.
was inducted into Phi Zeta, the Veterinary Honor Society
, during her
After graduation, Dr. Gomez
practiced general veterinary medicine for two years, then returned to the University of Pennsylvania
and completed a residency in Veterinary Dermatology.
She established a solo Veterinary Allergy and Dermatology practice in Hopewell, New Jersey, before joining NorthStar VETS in October 2003.
has a wide range of interests in dermatology, especially in the areas of immune mediated skin diseases and allergic diseases of dogs and cats.
has done both large and small animal dermatology , but now mainly confines her
practice to small animals.
spare time she
visits hospitals and senior care centers with her
two therapy dogs, as well as showing and participating in lure coursing and obedience events with them.