Dr. Jessica Moreira

Dr. Jessica Moreira received her Bachelor of Science from Drexel University in June of 2009. Her passion for medicine and the human animal bond took her to the island of Grenada following her undergraduate career where she attended Saint George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine. She completed her clinical year at the University of Georgia School of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded her veterinary degree in June of 2013. Following graduation, she completed a one-year internal medicine and surgical internship at Garden State Veterinary Specialists. Since her internship, Dr. Moreira has gained experience in working with exotic animals and has a deep-rooted passion for working with small mammals. She has also worked in both emergency hospital settings caring for the most critical patients and veterinary hospitals as a general practitioner. Her clinical interests are emergency and critical care, nutrition, internal medicine and oncology. 

Dr. Moreira is a New Jersey native who grew up with a large Portuguese family. She loves to travel and has a love for the Portuguese language. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and daughter, and of course her animals. She also enjoys running, fundraising for charities, kickboxing, and Crossfit.