Dr. Helen Roberts-Sweeney
Dr. Helen Sweeney (formerly Roberts) is a small animal Veterinarian and the owner of Elma Animal Hospital. Dr. Sweeney is a 1990 graduate of the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine. She has practiced Veterinary medicine in the WNY Southtowns since 1995.
Dr. Sweeney has been very active in the community including public health work for the Erie County Department of Health, and volunteering at the Buffalo Zoo when another veterinarian is needed.
Dr. Sweeney has also lectured internationally on aquatic animal medicine and surgery at multiple Veterinary conferences, is a consultant for the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), and has taught online pharmacology and radiology courses for VetMedTeam.
She is also the editor and co-author of the book, "Fundamentals of Ornamental Fish Health" published by Wiley-Blackwell (November 2009).
In her free time, she enjoys relaxing on her porch with her dog Gryphon and seeing local bands.