Dr. Piffer graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine in 1987. She completed an internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Purdue University in 1988. Dr. Piffer has practiced in New Jersey since then and has been with Somerset Veterinary Group since 1993. She has special interest in the nutritional management of disease and the use of herbs and supplements as adjuncts to therapy. Dr. Piffer lives in Middlesex with her husband, Lou, and their daughter, Julia.