Dr. Elena Reitmeyer grew up in Hackettstown, NJ. She received her Bachelor of Science in Animal Science from Rutgers University in 2016, after which attended The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine. As a student, Elena discovered a passion for emergency medicine, which ultimately lead her to intern with Ocean View Veterinary Hospital in 2018. Upon receiving her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree in May 2020, Elena joined our team as an associate veterinarian. Her interests include nutrition and obesity management, behavioral medicine, cardiology and emergency medicine. She is in the process of completing her Fear-Free Certification and additional training in basic and advanced life support. When she is not practicing, Elena enjoys taking her dog Benny to the Cape May beaches, diving into home improvements, playing tennis, and cooking.