Dr. Bingaman was born and raised in Central Pennsylvania. He earned his bachelor’s degree with a major in biology from Lycoming College. He then received his Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris from University Of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1970. Prior to moving to Sussex County, he practiced at Marsh Animal Hospital in Verona, NJ for 5 years, where he was the primary veterinarian for the last 2 years there. Dr. B. has been with Hamburg Veterinary Clinic since 1975. When not practicing veterinary medicine, Dr. B enjoys road cycling, hiking, kayaking, photography, and playing acoustic guitar. He and his wife are parents to a motley crew of rescue pets.
Born in Sussex County, Dr. Martens has always been interested in animal health and welfare. Being mentored at a very young age by a neighborhood veterinarian, his career path was certain from very early on. After finishing his undergraduate studies at Pennsylvania State University early, he attended the University Of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine where he focused on small animal medicine and surgery. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with his Veterinariae Mediciniae Doctoris in 1997. After practicing briefly post-graduation in southern California as a relief and emergency veterinarian, Dr. Martens returned back to his hometown area to establish his veterinary roots. He is now the owner of Hamburg Veterinary Clinic, and has been practicing here for the past 22 years.
Dr. Jackie was born and raised in northern New Jersey. She earned her bachelors from the University of Rochester. Prior to entering veterinary school, Dr. Jackie worked at Hamburg Veterinary Clinic as a technician where her love of medicine flourished. She later graduated Cum Laude from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine where she received her DVM., and a surgical excellence award. Dr. Jackie then worked in New York State in a small animal practice prior to returning to the Hamburg Veterinary Clinic team.
She and her husband are the proud parents of 2 children and 2 unruly beasts: Bella, an Australian Shepherd, and Miss Puss, a cat with an attitude.
Dr. Nancy Shaw has been practicing veterinary medicine in New Jersey for the past twenty plus years. She graduated twice over from Cornell University and went on to complete an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Oradell Animal Hospital. She adores traveling with her family: husband John and grown children Jimmy and Maggie. She enjoys gardening out in her yard while her two ducks, Sweet and Sour, and two dogs, Davidson and Temmoku, and two cats Radio and Refrigerator keep her company.
Dr. Kai Branning is a Sussex County native and High Point Regional graduate. You may remember her singing the National Anthem at the Sussex County Fair Opening Day or the 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony. At the age of 8, while watching a local veterinarian take care of her pony Freckles, she decided this is exactly what she wants to do. At the age of 14 she started spending her summer breaks working with a surgeon in Maryland. Eventually she was awarded a full ride scholarship to Rutgers University Cook College and graduated Magna Cum Laude. Next she attended North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, which is currently ranked 3rd among the top veterinary schools. She is the recipient of the American College Of Veterinary Surgeons Excellence in Surgery Award and Winners Circle Scholarship. Dr. Branning has her own equine ambulatory practice, Branning Equine, which keeps her very busy. But in her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, riding her horses, going hiking with her rescue dog Petey, kayaking and playing her guitar.
Colleen joined our practice in 2007 as a Veterinary Technician, but has been our Office Manager for many years. She has over 20 years experience in the veterinary field. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and all their furry friends, or relaxing with a good novel and cup of tea.
Kim joined our practice in February 2019 as a client service representative. Besides her reception duties, she also works as a veterinary assistant, and more recently, the Assistant Office Manager position. Kim has been involved with animals her whole life from showing and training dogs as a kid, to working at a local animal rescue and other veterinary offices throughout the years. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, hiking, and spending time her furbabies: a doggie named Mia, and two cats Cali and Zoey.
John has been working in the veterinary field for the last 26 years and counting. After leaving approximately 10 years ago to work in veterinary emergency in Florida, John returned to Hamburg Vet in 2011 and remains as head veterinary technician. His special interests include veterinary ultrasound and surgery. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, 3 kids, and 2 grandkids.
April graduated in 2016 with a degree in Veterinary Technology from SUNY Ulster and did her internship in emergency and specialty care. She enjoys spending time with her two Australian Cattle dogs, bulldog and her recently adopted senior chihuahua, Roxy.
Sarah graduated from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia with her bachelors in Biological Health Sciences. She has a bunch of pampered pet rats and an even more spoiled American Bully named Ziva. When not at work, Sarah likes lounging by her pool, eating junk food, and binge watching Jeopardy and Law & Order.
Emillie joined Hamburg Veterinary Clinic in 2013. She graduated from Sussex Community College with her Associates Degree, and was accepted into the Veterinary Technician Program at Bergen Community College. In her spare time she loves spending time with her friends and playing with her dog Bailey.
Cheyenne joined our practice in October 2020, but has been working with animals for the past 4 years in a variety of different settings. She is currently a certified veterinary assistant and is presently enrolled in school to become a certified technician. In her free time she loves to ride and compete with her horse, Stryker and spend time on walks with her dog, Diesel.
Caitlin joined our practice in July 2020, but has been working with animals for the past 6 years in a variety of different settings. She is also working as a teacher in early childhood education and is currently in school working towards her master’s degree. When not working two jobs and going to school, she spends her free time with her 3 dogs.
Sarah joined our practice in September 2021, but has been working in the veterinary field since March 2020. She is currently completing her degree to be a licensed veterinary technician. When she’s not at work or in class, she loves to go kayaking, hike with her dogs, and ride her horses.
Rachel joined our practice in April 2021, but has been working with animals for the last 4 years in a variety of different settings. In her free time, she enjoys hiking with and training her dog, Chip, and cuddling at home with her 4 cats: Paige, Piper, Milo, and Jasper.
Andreanna joined our practice in January 2018. She graduated from Bergen County Community College where she obtained her degree as a certified veterinary technician. She will also be graduating from Ramapo College Of New Jersey in the Spring 2022 where she will then pursue a career in nursing on the human side of medicine. She is a fur mom to her English Bulldog named Bowser. Aside from her love of animals, she likes to spend her free time golfing and traveling.
Jenine joined our practice in 2014, but has worked in the veterinary field for the past 13 years. She truly has a love for animals. She has four amazing dogs and 2 sweet cats at home. When she’s not working, she loves traveling and spending time with her husband and 3 daughters.
Lexy joined the receptionist staff at Hamburg Veterinary Clinic in July 2016. She is currently attending college in pursuit of her teaching degree. She lives locally in town and enjoys spending time with her dog Sascha, and her cat Olivia.
Nancy is a member of the front desk client service team and has been in the veterinary field for over 14 years. In addition to client services, Nancy has years experience as a veterinary technician with her primary interest being surgery. At home she has 2 rescue dogs, 2 cats, 1 horse, 1 bunny and a bearded dragon and when needed, bottle feeds orphaned kittens while also being involved with animal rescue and adoption. In her spare time, Nancy enjoys spending time with her family, being at the barn riding her horse or on the backroads riding her motorcycle.