Dr. Mike is a 2017 graduate of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine and moved from his home state of New Jersey to join the Compassion Animal Hospital team. With his patient demeanor and gentle words, Fear Free veterinary medicine is second nature to him. Dr. Mike has an interest in canine and feline oral health care, and has received specialized training in oral surgery. He has two beautiful huskies, three rescue cats, and a love of all creatures great and small—and is dedicated to expanding his knowledge to provide the best quality healthcare possible for animals. When he’s not at work, Dr. Mike enjoys cooking, creative writing, and a variety of arts and crafts.