Meet The Team!

Kenneth Palmer, D.V.M.

Veterinarian & Co-Owner

Dr. Kenneth Palmer was born in New York before moving to South America at a young age. In 1992, Dr. Palmer earned his degree in Veterinary Medicine from the Buenos Aires University. After graduation, he moved to Patagonia where he worked with small animals and farm animals for several years. In 1998, Dr. Palmer returned to the United States where he worked as a veterinary technician at East Hampton Veterinary Group. Once he passed the exams for foreign veterinary graduates, Dr. Palmer was able to begin practicing as a DVM. Since, he continues to work and study as a regular and alternative veterinary medicine practitioner with professional interests in acupuncture, veterinary food therapy, herbal medicine and Tui-Na, which is a traditional Chinese massage therapy.

Nora Kleps, D.V.M.

Associate Veterinarian

Dr. Nora Kleps graduated from Cornell University in 1992 with a degree in veterinary medicine. She is licensed to practice high-quality veterinary care in New York and Arizona. Dedicated to providing her clients and their pets with the best care, she is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and American Association of Equine Practitioners. Along with being an Associate Veterinarian at East Hampton Veterinary Group, Dr. Kleps owns a mobile veterinary practicing serving small animals, mixed animals, and equine. She is a compassionate volunteer on high-volume spay/neuter missions at the Pine Ridge and Navajo Reservations in South Dakota, New Mexico, and Arizona. Her areas of professional interest include dermatology and equine medicine.