The friendly, professional staff at VCA Eagle Rock Animal Hospital is made up of dedicated individuals who make it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on many individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.
Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From the friendly staff at the front desk to the talented and dedicated technicians and doctors, to the fun-loving kennel and day-care staff, our team works cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.
Our team provides exceptional veterinary care of the highest quality, including the care and dedication that make a difference.
Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.
Dr. Howard A. Miller grew up in Cedarhurst, Long Island. From the time he was a teenager, Dr. Miller always aspired to become a veterinarian. Dr. Miller has been the Medical Director of Eagle Rock Veterinary Hospital since April, 1990. After graduating veterinary school, Dr Miller interned at the prestigious Animal Medical Center in New York City. He then served as staff veterinarian at Great Neck Animal Hospital on Long Island.
Dr Miller has a strong interest in veterinary internal medicine, surgery, dentistry and acupuncture. He is certified by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS). Dr. Miller is also credentialed by Vet-Stem to perform Stem Cell Therapy. Continuing education is very important to Dr. Miller and has served as the President, Continuing Education and Sponsorship Chairman for the Metropolitan New Jersey Veterinary Medical Association. This is one of the largest local veterinary associations in the United States. The sole mission is to offer outstanding continuing education to veterinarians in the metropolitan New Jersey area.
Dr. Miller and his wife Ruth have three daughters. He is an avid Mets fan. His favorite outside activities include playing tennis and spending time at the beach.