Crawford Dog and Cat Hospital - Garden City Park, NY - Our Doctors

Crawford Dog and Cat Hospital

2135 Jericho Turnpike
Garden City Park, NY 11040


Our Doctors


Dr. Keith Niesenbaum, Crawford Dog and Cat, Garden City Park

Dr. Keith Niesenbaum:

Dr. Keith Niesenbaum is the owner and medical director of Crawford Dog and Cat Hospital. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine in 1984, he spent 4 years practicing in New Jersey while his wife Anne finished up her OB/GYN residency. They relocated to Long Island in 1988 where he started Animal Bedside Care, a Veterinary House Call Service which is now an integral part of Crawford's services. The hospital was purchased in 2001 and Dr. Niesenbaum is happy to be settled in to a permanent home. 


Dr. Sandra Wu, Crawford Dog and Cat Hospital, Garden City Park

Dr. Sandra Wu:

After returning from her hiatus in Connecticut to work part time while she and her husband, Chi raise their daughters Yvette and Lena, Dr. Wu has returned to a full time schedule.  A graduate of Cornell University for both undergraduate and graduate studies, Dr. Wu has practiced in upstate New York, here in New Hyde Park with us, and then in New Haven, before returning to Long Island with her family.

We are so happy to have her back and available for an expanded surgery and office hours schedule.




Dr. Robin Sturtz, Cats Only, Crawford Dog and Cat Hospital.

Dr. Robin Sturtz:

Dr. Robin Sturtz is a 2004 graduate of the College of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Georgia. While there, she  completed a Certificate in International Veterinary Medicine. She has worked in a feline-only practice since graduation (but she likes dogs too! Anything but spiders.) She has been a veterinary technology educator since 2007, and is the Director of the Veterinary Technology Program at LIU Post. She is on the Boards of Directors of both the Long Island and the NYS veterinary organizations. She is the servant of two cats, Sisko and Dax.