4250 Route 42
Turnersville, NJ 08012
“The best feeling in the world is knowing that as a veterinarian, I can greatly improve the health and quality of life of our patients.” - Dr. Kristan Slotterback.
As a little girl, Dr. Slotterback brought home every animal library book that she could find. She always knew she wanted to be a veterinarian. Her passion lies in preventative medicine and educating clients on how to best care for their pets. She also has strong interests in dentistry, internal medicine, and dermatology.
Dr. Slotterback graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 2008. Before beginning her career in private practice, she completed a one year internship in small animal medicine, surgery, and emergency medicine in Newark Delaware. Originally from Pennsylvania, she currently resides in West Deptford with her husband, young daughter, and three dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the gym, reading, scrapbooking, and wine tasting. If you’re looking for a veterinarian who is passionate about animals and will ensure that you are well educated on the best ways to care for your best friend, Dr. Slotterback is the vet for you!
Dr. Tobi Maser Koko had a passion for animals since she was a little girl. She received her Bachelors of Science in Chemistry from American University in Washington, D.C., and her DVM from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005. From there, Dr. Maser went on to the University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine to complete her post graduate clinical year rotation in 2006. Dr. Tobi Maser Koko has been working at RegionalVet since 2010. She recently moved to the suburbs in Montgomery County, PA. where she lives with her husband Jordan, daughter Tali, son Oren and their dog Osher.
Louis A. DelGiudice, DVM, DACVECC
Dr. DelGiudice obtained his doctor of veterinary medicine from Purdue University. He completed a residency in emergency and critical care medicine at a specialty/emergency hospital in Los Angeles, CA and became a boarded diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2009. Dr. DelGiudice is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society, the human Society of Critical Care Medicine, and the Veterinary Interventional Radiology and Interventional Endoscopy Society . He serves on several committees for the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care and the Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society. Dr. DelGiudice has a special interest in trauma, respiratory emergencies, and coagulation abnormalities. He has competence in thoracic and abdominal ultrasonography as well as emergency surgery. Dr. DelGiudice will serve as Chief of the Emergency and Critical Care service and will oversee all cases seen through the department. In his off time, Dr. DelGiudice enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters.
“I love working at a hospital that can provide around the clock care for animals that need it and to be there to help make a difficult time for animals and their owners as painless as possible.” ~ Dr. Margaret Fordham
In 1992 Dr. Margaret Fordham graduated with honors from the New York State College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University. She started her career in a mixed animal practice in Connecticut but soon became interested in emergency medicine and became an emergency doctor in 1994. In addition to her work in Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Dr. Fordham has long had an interest in exotic pet medicine. She completed a Residency in Pet Exotic Medicine and Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania in 2008 and taught as a clinical instructor there from 2008-2010. She is an adjunct professor of Exotic Pet Medicine and Surgery at Saint Matthew’s University School of Veterinary Medicine in Grand Cayman and a consultant for the exotic patients for Best Friend’s Animal Society in Angel Canyon, Utah (as seen on the Animal Planet show “Dogtown”). During some of her free time, Dr. Fordham cares for exotic pet patients through a veterinary hospital in Philadelphia. She and her son live in Princeton with a dog (a pug named Chimichanga) and a cat (named Tintin).
William J. Griffin, VMD
“I wanted to be a doctor. I wanted to practice medicine. I never thought about the people aspect – but watching my staff grow and learn is very exciting. At the end of the day, the WHY is the people.”
Dr. Griffin is co-owner and Medical Director of Regional Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center. He graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine. To recreate the university standard of care that he knew was possible in private practice, he and classmate Christopher Lindquist, VMD started Regional Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center. Over the past 10 years the focus at RegionalVet has been on developing the culture and systems to deliver efficient and consistent high quality emergency and specialty care along with a strong leadership team. Dr. Griffin's clinical focus remains emergency, critical care and diagnostic ultrasound.
Tara Strickler, DVM
Dr. Strickler earned her MS and DVM degrees from The Ohio State University. After graduation, she completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Veterinary Specialty Center of Delaware. Her clinical interests include surgery, diagnostic imaging, and dermatology. Outside the clinic, Dr. Strickler is a registered volunteer for the National Animal Health Emergency Response Corps (USDA-APHIS) and is an active member of World Vets. She has worked internationally in Ecuador, Nicaragua, and Sierra Leone. Dr. Strickler’s background is in wildlife conservation and her master’s research was conducted at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute and the National Zoo where she worked closely with Przewalski’s horses and black-footed ferrets. She is also fond of grizzly bears, bats, and rhinos. In her spare time, Dr. Strickler is an avid traveler and enjoys SCUBA diving.
Christopher Lindquist, VMD
“Supporting the staff and allowing them to shine, is one of the most rewarding aspects of my job!”
Dr. Lindquist is not only Co-owner and Medical Director of RegionalVet, but as Chief Culture Officer, he is responsible for shaping the culture of the hospital. Dr. Lindquist promotes individual leadership, teamwork, and maintains the core values of RegionalVet. Dr. Lindquist is also a Facilitator at the AVMA Veterinary Leadership Experience. The Veterinary Leadership Experience is designed to empower veterinary students to take responsibility for their future. Dr. Lindquist graduated with honors from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated Magna cum laude and received the Small Animal Surgery Award for high proficiency in canine and feline surgery. He lives in Pennsylvania with his wife, sons, dogs and horses and in his free time enjoys sports and fitness, including Russian Kettlebell and Combat Conditioning, of which he is a certified coach and instructor. The next time your pet is here to see Dr. Lindquist, be sure to ask him about his appearance in National Geographic’s, “A Treasure Ship’s Tragedy.”