David Beste, VMD
Dr. Beste established MVH in 1982 and he is the medical director and lead veterinarian at Middletown Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Beste earned his Veterinary degree (VMD) from the University of Pennsylvania. He has many pets 1 Dalmatian- Milhouse, 2 Dachshunds- Roxie and Mr. Burns, 2 Mixed Breeds -Marge and Monopoly, 1 German Shepherd- Fox Mulder, 2 domestic short hair cats- Clarence and Kiara, and a barn full of barn cats!
Some of Dr. Beste’s hobbies include horseback riding, genealogy, and kayaking!He was also a former English Bulldog Breeder.
Timothy Wright, VMD
Dr Wright has been with Middletown Veterinary Hospital since November 2004 and earned his Veterinary Degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He has 3 cats Jerry, Chuck, and Tiger and 2 Golden retrievers Layla and Finnegan. Some of Dr. Wright’s hobbies include woodworking, handyman jobs, and cigars.
Heather Coleman, DVM
Dr. Coleman has been with Middletown Veterinary Hospital since June 2014 and is one of our Emergency Veterinarians. She earned her Veterinary Degree from Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. She has one dog Peanut aka “dorkie” which is a dachshund, Yorkie mix) and 2 Calico kittens named Thelma and Louise! Some of Dr. Coleman’s hobbies include baking, hiking, and playing with her dogs and kittens!
Alexander Walker, Bvetmed
Dr. Walker has been with Middletown Veterinary Hospital since September 2016. He earned his Veterinary Degree from the Royal Veterinary College in London, England. He has one cat named Jake (who is his fiancee’s cat who at least tolerates him) and he is a domestic short hair. Some day we will have a pack of Labradors and a guinea pig! Some of Dr. Walker’s hobbies include sports (baseball, football, hockey, international competitions), being with nature, (hiking, kayaking, and fishing) spending time at the beach, cookouts, game nights, and spending time with friends and family.
Matthew Jones, DVM
Bio and Photo Coming Soon!
Jennifer Scheidt, VMD
Dr. Sheidt had worked here from July 2015 to May 2016, took a short leave and has
re-joined the MVH team this past February. She earned her Veterinary Degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She has 2 cats Darla- A Maine Coone and Teenie- a black Domestic short hair and she has 1 dog Gigi- a black lab puppy. Dr. Sheidt has two young boys so some of her hobbies include playing outside in the dirt or watching Disney movies with them.
Laurence Clarke Cushing, VMD
Dr .Cushing has been with us since August 2016. He earned his Veterinary Degree from the University of Pennsylvania. He has 3 dogs Otto- a Golden Retriever, Scout – a Cairn Terrier and Trinity –a Doberman, and a Quarter Horse named Callie. Some of Dr. Cushing’s hobbies include hiking, fishing, and spending time with his family.
Erika Gennusa, DVM
Dr. Gennusa has recently rejoined the MVH team. She earned her Veterinary Degree from Ross University’s School of Veterinary Medicine. She has two island dogs Machete and Capone and a pot-bellied big Lenard. She is keen on rescue animals and the human-animal bond and hopes to someday incorporate the two into local hospitals and schools. Some of Dr. Gennusa’s hobbies include running, spending time in her garden, and relaxing at the Delaware shore.
Amber Galloway, DVM
Dr. Galloway joined the MVH Team in June 2017. She earned her Veterinary Degree from North Carolina State University. She has 1 dog named Granger who is a 13 year old Shar Pei mix and a cat named Elinor who is 4 years old and a Domestic Long Hair. Some of Dr. Galloway’s hobbies include raising sheep, goats, hogs, and hanging out with 4 retired horses. She also loves Disney, which is her most favorite place.