Although it's name may sound harmless, bloat is a life-threatening emergency for dogs. The condition, formally called gastric dilation-volvulus (GDV), can quickly kill dogs if they don't receive p ...View Article
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Dr. Linda Jacobson is a native Brooklynite growing up in the Gravesend section. She attended P.S. 215, Boody Junior High School and Lafayette High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from Brooklyn College in 1965 and then attended Kansas State University to study agriculture. She graduated from the Tuskegee University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1971. She returned to Brooklyn after graduation and started her own practice in 1975 in her parent’s home on West 6th Street. As the demand for more space was needed, she moved her practice around the corner to its current location on Kings Highway in 1987. She is very pleased to serve her neighborhood that has been so important to her.
Dr. Noreen Eskanzi, a native New Yorker, received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Parma, Italy in 1986. She has been an active member of the New York City Veterinary Medical Association, along with serving on the board of NYSAVE (Saving Animals in Veterinarian Emergency). She was an active participant in the Westminster Dog Show for over 10 years, and has worked treating our NYPDew K-9 unit Search and Rescue Dogs. Dr. Eskanzi has a Border Collie named Dante,and a brand new kitten named Billy.
Dr. Maxim Lotovsky grew up in Sheepshead Bay, attended Midwood High School, and Hunter College for his undergraduate studies. After volunteering at an animal clinic at a young age, he was certain he wanted to become a veterinarian. He received his degree in Veterinary Medicine from Ross University, and completed his clinical year at the University of Minnesota. He took full advantage living in the Caribbean for three years, where he became scuba certified and enjoyed all the luxuries that the Caribbean sea had to offer. He loves to travel and has been to many countries in the world; including Turkey, Israel, Italy, Spain, Ukraine (where he was born) and more. His most memorable trip was to South Africa, where he had the opportunity to work with exotic wildlife such as lions, rhinoceroses, cheetahs, and antelopes. He also had the opportunity to cage dive with great white sharks! He has two cute doggies, Josephine the maltese, and Lucky the mini-Schnauzer. Dr. Lotovsky is very excited to be an associate at Jacobson Veterinary Clinic and looks forward to helping your pets needs. Please stop by and say hello to our new associate in English or Russian.