Mr. Metelka specializes in accounting and consulting for veterinarians and animal hospitals. He heads up management consulting in Veterinary Profit Management on the East Coast as well as the largest hospital in Portugal (10 DVMs).In addition to general accounting services for over 30 practices, doctors rely on Elliot Metelka in the areas of:• Advertising, Marketing and Branding
• Goal Setting, Strategic Planning and Achievement
• Hospital Design
• Buy/Sell Negotiations
• Computerization and IT Systems
• Employment Contract Negotiation
• Market Segmentation, Price Setting
Elliot Metelka brings a varied expertise into play for his veterinary clients. He was a management consultant to IBM Corporation, Law Division, as well as director of finance for a major insurance brokerage firm. He performed audit and management consulting at major human hospitals in the New York City area. Mr. Metelka also fine-tuned his administrative skills as assistant manager of administration for a medium-size private manufacturing company.
Elliot Metelka received a B.S. in accounting from Boston University School of Management and earned a M.B.A. in taxation from Hofstra University. In 1997 he was awarded a practice management certificate from Purdue University in association with the AAHA Veterinary Management Institute. Mr. Metelka attended the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Executive Education Negotiation in the Negotiation Certificate Program.
Contributing writer to Veterinary Economics and Long Island Veterinary Medical Association (LIVMA)
Mr. Metelka speaks at various veterinary conferences and meetings regarding accounting and practice management issues.
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA)
Business Valuation Committee (NYSSCPA)
Long Island Veterinary Medical Association (LIVMA)
American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) National Association of Tax Practitioners (NATP)
National Conference of CPA Professionals (NCCPAP)