About Us

The Doctors

Dr. Steven Milden

Dr. Steven MildenGraduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1990. He started the Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 1994 and is still owner of the practice. A central New Jersey native, he received his undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Pennsylvania. He is married and the proud parent of three sons and one daughter. He presently shares his home with two dogs and one cat. When he is not at the veterinary hospital, he enjoys coaching soccer and watching his children’s sports endeavors.

 

Dr. Dena Balsama

Dr. Julie D’AlessandroGraduated from The Royal Veterinary College, University of London, in 2000. Prior to this, she received her undergraduate degree in biology from Adelphi University in Garden City, New York. A native of south New Jersey, she joined the Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 2001. She is married and shares her home with two daughters, two cats, and three dogs. She enjoys spending her free time with her family, cooking and running. Dr. Balsama is a Boston qualified marathon runner and a member of the Mullica Hill Women's Triathalon Club.

 

Dr. Julie D’Alessandro

Dr. Julie D’AlessandroGraduated from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003 and joined the staff of the Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 2004. A native of Iowa, she now lives in south New Jersey, where she shares her house with her husband. An avid volunteer in the community, she enjoys reading and hiking.

 

 

Dr. Adam Miller

Dr. Adam MillerOriginally from central New Jersey, Dr. Adam B. Miller attended Cornell University and graduated with a B.S. Degree in Animal Science. Following his undergraduate years, Dr. Miller attended Ross University, completing a clinical year at Purdue University and was awarded his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in January 2004. After graduating from veterinary school, he practiced in upstate New York before moving back to his home state.

A general veterinary practitioner at Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital starting in 2006, Dr. Miller's professional interests include general surgery and internal medicine. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the New Jersey State Veterinary Medical Association. A devoted veterinary practitioner and father of three, he enjoys spending his leisure time traveling the world, grilling, tending to his tiny but immaculate lawn, and playing with his kids and cat, Jaya. Dr. Miller also shares his home with a Flat–Coated Retriever named Raina.

 

Dr. Jessica Morrissey

Dr. Jessica MorrisseyGraduated in 2007 from the Ohio State University School of Veterinary Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree in small animal science from Delaware Valley College. A native of south New Jersey, she joined Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 2007. She shares her home with her husband, two little boys, four dogs, two cats and a rabbit. When not caring for patients, she enjoys hiking with her dogs and participating in other outdoor activities.

 

Dr. Cheryl Goldstein

Dr. Cheryl GoldsteinGraduated from Kansas State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. Prior to this, she received her undergraduate degree in biology from University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. A native of the Philadelphia suburbs, she joined Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 2011. She now resides in West Deptford with two cats. She is an avid Flyers fan and enjoys outdoor activities and the arts.

 

Dr. Bridgette Wells

Dr. Bridgette WellsGraduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2012. Prior to this, she received her master's degree in Laboratory Animal Science from Drexel University in 2008 and her undergraduate degree in pre-veterinary medicine from Cook College (Rutgers University) in 2003. A native of south New Jersey, she joined Delaware Valley Veterinary Hospital in 2001, where she started as a technician and continued working until she came back as a veterinarian in 2012. She is married and shares her home with two cats and one dog. She enjoys spending her free time with her horse.

 

Dr. Nikki Chacosky

Dr. Nikki ChacoskyGraduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2013. She received her undergraduate degree in biology from Bucknell University. She's originally from southeastern PA but moved to southern New Jersey when she joined the practice in 2013. When not working, she enjoys playing in the park with her dog Howie and cheering on Philly sports teams.