Paul Zimprich, DVM
Dr. Zimprich is originally from Cooperstown, North Dakota. He received his Bachelor of Science in Microbiology and Biotechnology at North Dakota State University. He then went to pursue his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at Iowa State University. Dr. Zimprich specialized in equine medicine while doing an internal medicine and surgical internship at Peterson and Smith Equine Hospital in Ocala, Florida. Following completion of his internship at Peterson and Smith, he took an associate position as an Equine Practitioner with Tranquility Large Animal Veterinary Service in Andover, New Jersey. After one year as associate, Dr. Zimprich purchased the equine fraction of Tranquility Large Animal Veterinary Service and renamed the division East Coast Equine Veterinary Service under his ownership.
In his spare time, Dr. Zimprich enjoys working on home improvements and skydiving.
Alex Ciuffitelli, VMD
Associate Veterinary Practitioner
Dr. Alex Ciuffitelli is a Sussex County native and horsewoman who enjoys riding and eventing. She began her professional career as a Seasonal Technician with ECEVS in 2008 while she was earning her Bachelors Degree in Animal Science from Cook College, Rutgers University. In 2010, Dr. Alex made the decision to pursue her Veterinary Medicine Doctorate (VMD) at the University of Pennsylvania. While enrolled at U Penn., Dr. Alex continued to assist Dr. Paul and Dr. Jesslyn during her summer and semester breaks in order to gain invaluable field knowledge and experience. Upon graduation, Dr. Alex was welcomed back to the ECEVS team as an Associate Practitioner. Dr. Alex completed the Medical Acupuncture for Veterinarians program in 2015 and is certified in Acupuncture.
In her spare time, Dr. Alex enjoys running, cooking, baking, horseback riding, and spending time with her husband.
Laurie Vogel, VMD
Dr. Laurie Vogel grew up in Ocean City, NJ. She received her Bachelor of Applied Science in Biomedical Science from the University of Pennsylvania. She then continued her education at the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Veterinary Medicine. After graduating in 2018, Dr. Vogel completed an internship at Woodside Equine Clinic in Ashland, VA. Dr. Vogel joined the ECEVS team as an associate veterinarian in 2019.
In her spare time, Dr. Vogel enjoys reading, baking, and running.
East Coast Equine Veterinary Service, LLC • PO Box 91 • 33B Kennedy Road • Tranquility, NJ 07879 • (908) 852-1300