Meet our Veterinarians
Dr. Frevola, Dr. Sponza, Dr. McCormack, and Dr. Barrett are committed to providing excellence in veterinary care and stand out as leading veterinarians in Halesite. The doctors use the latest in veterinary techniques to provide your pets with exceptional care. Read more about our Halesite veterinarians below:
James Frevola, DVM
Laurie Sponza, VMD
A general practitioner at Harborside Veterinary Hospital since 2004, Dr. Laurie Sponza hails from Holtsville and attended Cornell University where she received her Bachelor's Degrees in Chemical Engineering and Biology in 1992. She continued her education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine and was awarded her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine in 1996. Dr. Sponza is certified in the PennHIP radiographic procedure and has received a certificate in forensic toxicology from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2003. At home, Dr. Sponza enjoys the companionship of a number of cats. Her hobbies include gardening, cooking and riding her SV650s.
Tracy McCormack, DVM
Dr. McCormack earned her B.S. from Drexel University in Philadelphia and her DVM from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. McCormack currently lives in Huntington, NY with her husband, Ryan, and their two children, Molly and Elliot. They have three cats Frank, Kiki, and Lula. In her free time, she enjoys exploring the city and its many cuisines, seeing live music and traveling. In the winter you can find her on a mountain snowboarding.
Tyler Barrett, DVM
Dr. Barrett grew up in Massapequa. He attended Stony Brook University where he graduated with a degree in Marine Vertebrate Biology. He then moved on to Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine and he graduated in 2015. After graduation Dr. Barrett practiced in Northern Virginia for 5 years until he decided he wanted to come back to Long Island to be closer to his family and friends. In his spare time Dr Barrett enjoys hiking, fishing, cooking, playing and watching sports. He lives with his dog Cici and they like watching TV together.