Oath Animal Hospital

DVM, Medical Director, & Co-Owner

Medical director and owner, Dr. Michael Funk, has been named Bethpage’s Best Veterinarian on Long Island for 10 years, most recently THIS YEAR, 2024. While at Levittown Animal Hospital, a practice established over 50 years ago, he has seen the hospital recognized year after year as Best Pet Hospital a total of 10 times so far. In 2024, Oath Animal Hospital received the honors of Best Pet Hospital in its’ inaugural year.

As a graduate of Michigan State University and winner of “Best Veterinarian” on Long Island for the tenth year (2014 – 2024), Dr. Michael Funk uses an excellent set of core values to balance progressive medicine with practicality. Following Hurricane Sandy, Dr. Funk organized a relief effort for the animals of Long Island by recognizing the medical needs of animals affected by the disaster, but also the irreplaceable bond shared between a person and their companion.

By blending open and frequent communication with a strong base of knowledge and experience, Dr. Funk guarantees supreme medical care for your pets. Trained and certified to perform Zeuterin, an FDA-certified non-surgical sterilization method, Dr. Funk is able to offer an alternative to the traditional neutering procedure for certain dogs. While Zeuterin is no longer available, Dr. Funk still looks for cutting edge medical advancements in this field. He also has a professional interest in neurology and seizure management, as well as surgery involving wound-repair.

Dr. Funk and his wife, Bernadette, share their home with their daughter, son, and three dogs Juno, Maverick, and Sophie. An avid sports fan, Dr. Funk follows NFL and college football, Michigan State football and basketball, the New York Mets and the New Jersey Devils.