DVM, Diplomate, ACVS

Sean’s surgical interests include orthopedic and oncologic surgery with a special interest in minimally invasive techniques (arthroscopy / laparoscopy / thoracoscopy), reconstructive procedures, and joint replacement. His research focused on peri-operative analgesia as well as oncologic staging techniques.  His veterinary education includes:

•                BS Animal Science - California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 2000

•                DVM - UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, 2004

•                1-year general internship – Bay Area Veterinary Specialists, 2005

•                1-year surgical internship – Veterinary Surgical Associates, 2006

•                3-year residency small animal surgery – Veterinary Surgical Associates, 2009

•                Board Certification - Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Surgeons, 2010


Sean grew up in the mountains northeast of Ojai, California.  He is a California licensed electrical contractor (C-10).  He enjoys surfing, hockey, snowboarding, and any activity involving the water.  At home he enjoys cooking, home-brewing beer, and relaxing with his cats.