Midtown Veterinary Hospital - Rochester, NY - Meet The Team

Midtown Veterinary Hospital

85 University Avenue
Rochester, NY 14605

(585)546-1550

www.mvethospital.com

MEET THE TEAM

 

MEET THE DOCTORS

 

AMI MALOCO, DVM 
PRESIDENT, VETERINARIAN

 

Dr. Amalia Maloco earned her education from Kansas University and Central Luzon State University. She had experience working as a critical care and regular veterinary technician for 8 years before becoming a veterinarian. Her areas of expertise include preventive medicine for small animal, dentistry, routine surgeries, and soft tissue surgeries. Her areas of interest include internal medicine and emergency care. Exceptional veterinary care is incredibly important to Dr. Maloco. She is committed to exemplifying professionalism in caring for clients’ pet’s needs by providing incredible patients care and customer service. Communication and interaction play a pivotal role in her interactions with her clients. Dr. Maloco and her husband Ruel have two children, Peter and Noel. They also have a variety of their own furry friends including: Annabeth, a Yorkie; Emma, a Chihuahua; and Muning, a cat. When Ami isn’t working, she enjoys traveling, shopping, collecting seashells, and most of all, spending time with her family.

 

 

DR. PAUL ZIMBER, DVM

Dr. Zimber a Rochester native attended Syracuse University and received his DVM degree from Cornell University. He practiced in New York City and Rochester and was the Seneca Park Zoo veterinarian In 1978 he opened Midtown Veterinary Hospital where he continues to practice.

 


MEET THE SUPPORT STAFF

 

RUEL MALOCO 
VP & GENERAL MANAGER

 

Ruel has extensive experience in business development and relationship building with excellent customer service philosophy. He earned his MBA from Rochester Institute of Technology, in Rochester, NY and Business Administration degree from Albright College, in Reading, PA, as well as a computer programming degree from The Chubb Institute in Jersey City, NJ.Ruel served with the PA National Guard for 9 years. He received several merits and an award for serving and being deployed in Iraq in 2008-2009. Together Ruel and his wife Ami have two children, Peter and Noel, as well as a number of pets! Their pets include Annabeth, a Yorkie; Emma, a Chihuahua; and Muning, a cat.

 

 

TINA DEUEL 
FACILITY MAINTENANCE MANAGER

 

Tina is in charge of making sure our hospital is clean and sanitary for you and your pet every day. She really enjoys her job because of her love for pets. She is often seen talking to the pets after hours and making them feel more comfortable. She also enjoys working in an establishment where everyone is so friendly, knowledgeable and caring. At home, she has a husband of 25 years, three children and one granddaughter that is the light of her life. Pets include two dogs Skipper and Julie and three cats Summer, Shadow and Sunshine. She enjoys spending time with her family, adventures at the parks and family vacations.

 

 

KAYLI WESTERVELT
CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE/ VETERINARY ASSISTANT

Kayli has been a Veterinary Technician for a little over two years now. She graduated with a degree in Humanities and Social Sciences before starting her education at Alfred State College to receive a BS in Veterinary Technology. She was involved and played three years of collegiate volleyball. Originally from Watkins Glen and moved to Rochester in 2018. Kayli has two amazing dogs, Tod and Stormy and a new cat Eevee. In her free time she likes to hike, golf, and spend quality time with the pups.

 

 

KRISTINA MARTIN 
CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE/ VETERINARY ASSISTANT

Kristina received her Veterinary Science Technology degree from Suffolk County Community College in May 2013.  She continues to work on getting licensed in veterinary technology.  Kristina has been working in the veterinary industry for over seven years.  She recently joined the MVH team in October 2018 and has various responsibilities including being one of our customer care specialists and assisting her vet tech colleagues. 

Kristina has always had passion and a love for animals since she was young, starting with her first cat Cindy.  She currently has two fur babies at home, a Boston Terrier named Hailey and a gray cat named Kohl.  When she has some free time, which is not much, she enjoys and loves to sing, dance, read, explore the outdoors, and sometimes model.

NOEL MALOCO 
CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE

Bio coming soon!

DANIELA WOODWARD 
CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE

Daniela is a native from Bolivia-South America. Moved to the United States over thirteen years ago.  She earned her degree in Environmental Science and Ecology from Sierra Nevada College in Lake Tahoe.  Since then, she has discovered her passion in working with wild or domestic animals.  Daniela has being working in the Veterinary field for several years now.  Started participating in wild life monitoring, more interested at first on animal behavior and adaptation. Now shifting her career towards the medical side of Animal health and healing. Being bilingual helps her connect with the Hispanic/Latino population of Rochester for better communication to enrich the Spanish speaking population on animal care.

SHANNA MAKUCH
CUSTOMER CARE REPRESENTATIVE

Bio coming soon!


MEET THE TECHNICIANS

 

ALICIA MICHAEL 
LICENSE VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

I earned my Associate's Degree in Veterinary Technology from Genesee Community College and became a Licensed Veterinary Technician in August 2018. I enjoy working with all types of animals, especially small animals, exotics and reptiles. I also love working with wildlife- especially after completing an internship at Cornell’s Wildlife Health Center. I enjoy spending time with family and friends. In my spare time, I enjoy going fishing, camping, hiking, biking, boating, volleyball, and crocheting. I have a rabbit named stormy, a cat named Smokey, an axolotl, and 7 turtles.

 

 

SANDRA DEAR   
LICENSED VETERINARY TECHNICIAN

Bio coming soon!