Our caring and compassionate veterinary care team!

Meet the Veterinarians & Team of Newkirk Family Veterinarians in Egg Harbor Township! We’re pleased to provide exceptional vet care for your pets!

Please call us at 609-645-2120 to speak to one of our caring veterinary staff members!

Dr. Mark Newkirk, BS., MS., V.M.D.


Dr. Mark Newkirk, lecturer, seminar leader, and author, combines traditional medicine and surgery with Holistic Alternatives to access the best of both worlds to help your pet’s health.

Dr. Mark Newkirk was born and raised in South Jersey. He has worked with animals since he was a teenager as a kennel assistant.

He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. He has post graduate knowledge in animal alternative therapies to treat the whole animal in the best way possible.

As a Veterinarian, Dr. Newkirk has been serving Southern New Jersey for over 38 years. He is extensively trained in medicine and surgery and also is skilled in the care of exotic pets such as reptiles and birds.

Dr. Michael Bush


Dr. Michael Bush grew up in Michigan and graduated from Michigan State Veterinary School in 1972. He moved to NJ in 1973. He owned and operated Linwood Animal Hospital and retired June 2006. He started working part time for Dr. Newkirk in the spring of 2008.

Dr. Marc Weissman


Dr. Marc Weissman joined our family here at Newkirk Family Veterinarians in October of 2013. He studied abroad in Bologna, Italy, and continued his education here at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York and at the University of Missouri. He has been an associate veterinarian in Freehold, New Jersey, as well as, owner and medical director of Princeton Veterinary Group in Kingston, New Jersey. His areas of special interest include allergy and dermatology, soft tissue surgery, dentistry, and orthopedics. He currently resides in Jackson, New Jersey with his wife, Tina. Together they have two sons and currently have several four-legged children, including two cats and two dogs. When he is not busy providing care to animals of all sizes, he enjoys wine tasting, traveling, rock climbing, and yoga.

For over 38 years, long-time resident and fourth-time winner of “Best of the Press” award for best veterinary hospital, Dr. Mark Newkirk, Owner of Newkirk Family Veterinarians, has proudly provided quality veterinary care to the community of Egg Harbor Township. Their main focus is always to help pets live healthier, happier and longer lives.