Dr. Mike Marder
Dr. Mike Marder, a graduate of Michigan State University, is a well-known and respected veterinarian who has been practicing in Manhattan for almost 40 years. He is perhaps best known as the founder and director of the Manhattan Veterinary Group. He brings to The Village Veterinarian years of experience and expertise in endoscopy, echo- cardiography, abdominal sonography and special surgical procedures.
Dr. Marder, a past president of the American Board of Veterinary Practitioners and the Veterinary Medical Association of New York City, has received many awards for his excellent service in the field of veterinary medicine. We are happy that he is now on our staff at The Village Veterinarian, as he has much to add due to his years of experience in practice.
Dr. Mariam Kamal
Dr. Mariam Kamal has been an animal lover for as long as she can remember. She completed her education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. During her time at Penn, Dr. Kamal completed externships at the Animal Medical Center, the Philadelphia Zoo, the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary in Indonesia and the Panthera wildlife conservation organization in New York City.
After graduating from Penn in 2011, Dr. Kamal completed a rotating internship in medicine and surgery at BluePearl Veterinary Partners New York. She then spent years working as an emergency veterinarian before transitioning to general practice. Dr. Kamal is also experienced in forensic veterinary science and routinely helps the ASPCA with anti-cruelty cases. She has been featured on television as a veterinary expert on NBC New York and New York 1.
Dr. Kamal has many other interests and passions. In 2017, she founded a charitable art company called Grinvites that showcases her unique animal art. She is also an award-winning photographer. Her artwork and photography have been featured in many news and media outlets, including People, CBS, Smithsonian Magazine, Audubon, and Forbes.
In her "free" time, Dr. Kamal loves making memories with her awesome family and exploring places like Costa Rica, Peru, Italy, and France. She lives on the Upper East Side with an endlessly entertaining cat named Ronald. She is obsessed with smoked salmon, Photoshop, Audible, Harry Potter, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.