Rhawnhurst Animal Hospital

7905 Bustleton Ave,  Philadelphia, PA 19152
veterinarians in Philadelphia - Rhawnhurst Animal Hospital Doctors

Meet Our Veterinarians

Rhawnhurst Animal Hospital is staffed by a dedicated and professional group of veterinarians who genuinely love animals and respect the needs of clients.


Dr. Denish

Graduated Arcadia university in 1989 and University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School in 1993. He purchased the Rhawnhurst Animal Hospital in 1995 and Elkins Park Vet Hospital/Boarding Kennel in 1997. He is also involved in the Belize conservation. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and twin son and daughter, karate, and visiting zoos across the country.


Dr. Katz

Graduated Muhlenberg College with a BS in biology and University of Pennsylvania Veterinary School in 1994. She has been at Rhawnhurst Elkins Park Veterinary Hospitals since 2000. She has a special interest in client education, endocrine disease and dermatology. In her spare time Dr. Katz enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, reading, and following Philadelphia sports.

Dr. Mathis (Russell)

Dr. Mathis graduated Cornell University in 1983 with a BS degree in Animal Science and the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. She has been a part-time associate of RAH/EP since 2005 (or 2006 may need to check with Pat). She has a special interest in preventive medicine and surgery. In her leisure time, she volunteers with the local SPCA, fosters kittens and loves working in her garden. She also enjoys spending time with her husband and their daughter, along with a German Shepherd and two cats.


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