Our Team

Founding Doctors

Best Friends was founded by Dr. Amy Maguire and Dr. Regina Glanzberg, two veterinarians who have dedicated their careers to providing the highest level of care possible. With this philosophy in mind they have built their dream practice focused on extraordinary patient and client comfort and service.


  • Dr. Amy Maguire

    Co-Owner & Co-Founder

    Originally from the Berkshire Mountain region of upstate New York, Dr. Maguire grew up…
  • Dr. Jonathan Shuman

    Associate Veterinarian

    Originally from northern California, Dr. Shuman left the west coast for his undergraduate…
  • Dr. Regina Glanzberg

    Co-Owner & Co-Founder

    Dr. Glanzberg is a native Long Islander originally from Oyster Bay. Living near the beach…

    Office Manager / Receptionist / Veterinary Technician

  • Lynne Schoeps, L.V.T.

    Practice Manager

    Lynne Schoeps is a native of the south shore of Long Island. Her passion for animals began…

    Veterinary Technican

  • Jessica Brown, L.V.T.

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Jessica began working at BFVC when the practice first opened in 2012. She has worked in…
  • Jessica Macchio, L.V.T.

    Licensed Veterinary Technician

    Jessica (a.k.a. Little Jess) has always had a strong affinity for animals and their…

    Veterinary Assistant

  • Diana Savosh

    Veterinary Assistant

    Diana joined the Best Friends Team in December 2014 as a veterinary assistant.  Growing…