Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital

Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital is a full-service veterinary medical facility, located in Whitehouse Station, NJ. The professional and courteous staff at Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital seeks to provide the best possible medical care, surgical care and dental care for their highly-valued patients.

We are committed to promoting responsible pet ownership, preventative health care and health-related educational opportunities for our clients. Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital strives to offer excellence in veterinary care to Whitehouse Station, NJ and surrounding areas.

Please take a moment to contact us today, to learn more about our veterinary practice and to find out more information about how Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital can serve the needs of you and your cherished pet.
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  • 274 Main Street
  • P.O. Box 293
  • Whitehouse Station,NJ 08889
  • Phone: 908-534-4121
  • Fax: 908-534-5282
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  • Mon, Tues, Thurs: 8:00AM - 8:00PM
  • Wed. and Fri: 8:00AM - 6:00PM
  • Sat: 8:00 AM - 1:00PM
  • Sun: Closed
  • Karan Oberhansley, Veterinarian

    Dr. Karan Oberhansley has owned and operated Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital since its establishment in 1985.  She graduated from the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary medicine in 1979. Following graduation, Dr. Oberhansley pursued advanced training and completed an internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at Michigan State University.  To further specialize her skills, Dr. Oberhansley was a surgical resident at Cornell University.
    Dr. Oberhansley is especially devoted to helping area shelters provide sound medical care and has offered reduced fee services to rescued animals for many years. She was instrumental in establishing pediatric spay/neuter programs in shelters. She has provided free spay/neuter services to hundreds of animals on native american reservations in New Mexico since 2008. She was awarded "The Star of Recognition" by St. Hubert's in 2010 for her exceptional professional contributions, support and guidance. She has been acknowledged by numerous newspapers as well as radio and television reporters for her volunteerism.
    Dr. Karan and her husband Dr. Dean Newton, director of AnimERge, have a small farm and a family of dogs, cats, many birds and sheep. They have four children.  Their son Brett has worked as a veterinarian at AnimERge since 2014 and will soon be joining the staff of Whitehouse Vet to continue the family tradition of excellent veterinary care.
    Years in Practice:
    Mar 31, 1985
    University of Minnesota College, Michigan State University, Cornell University
  • Kathy Carriere, Management Staff

    Kathy Carriere is our lovely, efficient office manager.  Kathy adopted her adorable dog Cody from St. Hubert's, her husband John and her two sons love him and his blue eyes.
  • Jennifer Stroka, Technician Staff

    Jennifer Dembeski Stroka grew up in Whitehouse Station and was always active in 4-H. She is the go to person for questions about rabbit, fowl and pocket pet husbandry. Jen has worked at Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital since 1994.
    Jen is an excellent technician and is also responsible for our pharmacy. Any special medications that are needed as well as our regular drugs are expertly ordered by Jen. She has also been responsible for several clinical trials that we have participated in to help bring new therapeutic drugs to the market to benefit our pets.
    Jen and her husband Rob have a fantastic daughter, Hannah, and a menagerie of dogs, cats, chickens, geese and ducks. She loves her animals and her patients!
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1994
  • CarolLynn Conley, Reception Staff

    CarolLynn had worked at Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital since 2002.  She and her husband Ed have two beautiful children and "Belle" a rescue dog. Everyone is grateful to have CarolLynn at the desk, her friendly smile, and competent skills.
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 2002
  • Julie Landry, Reception Staff

    Julie Landry has been a veterinary technician at Whitehouse Veterinary Hospital since 1997. Julie is the most kind, loving and lovely technician, the animals trust her unconditionally. She is extremely competent in surgical assistance, anesthesia monitoring, venipuncture and catheter placement. Recently she has been acting as a receptionist at the desk.
    Julie and her husband Jim, a teacher, have 3 children and several pets. She is a pleasure to work with and is loved by staff, clients and pets alike. We wish we could clone her!
    Years in Practice:
    Apr 07, 1997