Private Veterinary Specialties L.L.C provides on-site medical oncology services at 9 different locations for veterinarians and their clients throughout central New Jersey. This unique approach allows some pet owners to stay with their primary veterinarian’s office while their pet is receiving cancer care or be seen at one of our convenient locations.
We provide veterinary cancer consultations, diagnostic procedures, chemotherapy, and immunotherapy. Full lab services are utilized including blood work, flow cytometry, cytology, and histology. Essentially we bring the specialists to you.
Our Experienced Team Can HelpFounder of PVS, Dr. M.J. Hamilton has assembled a talented team of professionals for the practice. Private Veterinary Specialties specializes in pet oncology, however, our team has cared for dogs, cats, horses, and various animal species including those in zoo habitats.
In fact, our expertise extends beyond our area of specialty. So, do not be deterred if your pet is not included on our list. Schedule a consultation with PVS to find out how we can help!
M.J. Hamilton, DVM, DACVIM(O)
Veterinarian / OwnerDr. Hamilton has worked in veterinary medicine his entire life, starting as kennel help at the age of 14. After completing his undergraduate degree in psychology he stayed at Colorado State University to complete his doctorate of veterinary medicine. Dr. Hamilton spent two years in general practice in Las Vegas then went on to start his oncology residency at Michigan State University. As a board-certified veterinary oncologist, Dr. Hamilton has been commissioned to start multiple oncology departments in the northeast, participate in clinical trials and is asked lectures frequently. Dr.Hamilton has been providing oncology care in NJ since 2011 seeing patients most commonly from Hunterdon, Somerset, Warren and Union counties. Dr.H deeply enjoys the bettering the lives of oncology patients and working with their owners to ensure the best quality of life possible. This passion motivated Dr. Hamilton to bring oncology specialty care to the general practice in 2017, allowing pet owners, veterinarians and specialists to work together in one setting. When not at work, Dr. Hamilton enjoys hobby farming and tending to all his critters.