MEET OUR DOCTORS

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Valerie L. Blasi, DVM

OWNER

Dr. Blasi is originally from Rockville Centre, Long Island. She has been a veterinarian at Milford Animal Hospital since 1996 and an owner since 2006. She received her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Clark University in 1990 and her veterinary degree from the Atlantic Veterinary College at the University of Prince Edward Island in 1995. After graduating from veterinary school, she did an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Animal Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Blasi is married with two children, a cat named Archie and a handsome labradoodle named Gibson who comes to work with her every day. In her spare time she loves to ride horses and ski. She is active in her daughter's local pony club and enjoys watching her son play soccer.

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Jeffrey A. Sachar, VMD

OWNER

Dr. Sachar grew up right around the corner in nearby Orange, Connecticut. He is a 1993 graduate of Amity High School. He received his bachelor’s degree in Biology from Union College in 1997 and his veterinary degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 2003. Dr. Sachar joined Milford Animal Hospital in the summer of 2007 after practicing at a busy small animal practice in Mt. Laurel, New Jersey and became an owner in 2011. Dr. Sachar is married with two boys. His wife, Dr. Dana Correale, is also a Connecticut native and Amity graduate, and practices dermatology at Cheshire Dermatology. In his spare time, he enjoys playing tennis, cooking, and skiing.

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Kimberly A. Galloway, DVM

ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Galloway joined Milford Animal Hospital in August 2013. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science and Pre-Veterinary Medicine Research from Rutgers University in 2006 and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Illinois in 2012. After graduating from veterinary school, she completed a one year small animal internship at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital in June 2013. Under the guidance of board-certified specialists, she became more experienced handling complex emergency, internal medicine, and surgical cases. She is originally from Medford, NJ and is currently living in Shelton, CT. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking with her two pit bulls Jersey and Bristol, spending time with her cats Ace and Pax, watching football and hockey, and going out to eat with her husband. Her main interests include dermatology and animal behavior.

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Katherine M. King, DVM

ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Katie King joined Milford Animal Hospital in November 2014. She is originally from Ohio and received a BA in Zoology at Miami University in Oxford, OH. She then graduated summa cum laude from The Ohio State Veterinary College of Medicine in 2011. Prior to settling in Connecticut, she also practiced in Ohio and Minnesota. Dr. King lives in Trumbull with her husband, Andrew Marsh, also a small animal veterinarian, and their new baby girl. The two met in veterinary school and share a passion for strengthening the human-animal bond. In her spare time, Dr. King enjoys hiking with her dog Sophie, knitting, and reading. While she enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, she has a particular interest in internal medicine and cardiology.

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Jourdan N. White, DVM

ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. White joined the Milford Animal Hospital family in July of 2016. She was born and raised in northeastern Connecticut and has had a passion for working with animals for as long as she can remember. She received her Bachelor's degree in Biology from Simmons College in Boston, MA, while studying axolotl limb regeneration in the genetics laboratory at Harvard Medical School. She then went on to receive her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Tufts University and spent a year practicing at a busy emergency hospital in Connecticut. Her professional interests include soft tissue surgery and animal behavior. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, hiking, reading, and learning to play the cello. She shares her home with two tri-colored cats, Isis and Maggie.

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Faye L. Oberg, DVM

ASSOCIATE VETERINARIAN

Dr. Oberg joined Milford Animal Hospital in June 2017. She grew up in Branford, Connecticut and received a Bachelor's degree in Biology from George Washington University in Washington, DC. She then went on to earn her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from Virginia Tech in 2014. She returned to Connecticut to complete a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Internship that included rotations at VCA Veterinary Referral and Emergency Center in Norwalk CT, and Shoreline Referral and Emergency Center in Shelton, CT. Prior to joining Milford Animal Hospital Dr. Oberg worked for 2 years as a General Practitioner at a local 24 hour animal hospital. Dr. Oberg lives in Milford with her husband and two dogs- a lab/hound mix and a shih tzu. In her spare time she enjoys reading, running, traveling and trying new restaurants. Her interests include dentistry, gastroenterology and strengthening the human animal bond.