Dr. Alberto Hernandez, “Al” graduated with a scholarship from the University of Murcia, Spain where he received advanced training in Infectious and Parasitic Diseases. After school, he joined the team at La Marina Exóticos Veterinary Center in Murcia, where he practiced exotic pet medicine for 4 years. He then carried out various internships and stays in different referral centers specialized in exotic pet medicine, both nationally and internationally. Afterwards he worked at the most prestigious Exotic Pet referral hospital in Madrid, Los Sauces Veterinary Center. He is currently a candidate for AVEPA accreditation in the specialty of exotic pet medicine in Spain. He gave it all up to live the American dream and arrived with 2 suitcases with some clothing and his laptop, so he is literally starting from scratch. He will be our head technician and anesthetist while working on obtaining his US license. In his free time he likes to bike ride and he is a CrossFit aficionado.