Elma Animal Hospital

3180 Transit Road
West Seneca, NY 14224



Our Doctor


Helen Sweeney-Roberts, DVM

Dr. Helen Roberts-Sweeney, DVM:

Dr. Helen Sweeney (formerly Roberts) is a small and exotic 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 for over twentyfive years!! !

Dr. Sweeney is very active in the community including public health work for Erie County Health Department, 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).