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Dr. Smith Veterinarian/Owner Sarasota Veterinary Center

Dr. Smith veterinarian has been an animal lover since he was in the 6th grade and his love never waned. He received a scholarship to the University of Florida, where he eventually graduated.


He went on to become the managing partner for veterinary emergency centers in the Fort Lauderdale area, while owning and working at numerous other animal clinics. Dr. Smith veterinarian was very active in the veterinary community in Fort Lauderdale and Broward County. After 19 years of practicing in Southeast Florida, Dr. Smith moved to Sarasota, in July 2006. Dr. Smith veterinarian is now the owner of Sarasota Veterinary Center.

Dr. Smith’s philosophy has always been about practicing high quality medicine with a strong emphasis on preventative medicine for pets of all ages and geriatric medicine for aging pets since the human/animal bond is growing stronger and pets are living longer. His vast experience in veterinary emergency medicine has led to his emphasis on how preventative medicine is key to your pet’s well being. Dr. Smith is a firm believer in the importance of client education. A large percentage of his day is spent on explaining things and answering questions so pet owners can make better informed decisions on their pets health and well being.

The Dr. Smith veterinarian has received rave reviews regarding his passion and the services he’s provided. Dr. Dave is a firm believer in the importance of client education. He likes to surround himself with staff members whose love of animals match his enduring compassion. This is obvious to all who enter his hospital and it fits with his long standing belief that “Pets Are Family Too!”