Dr. Baker received his undergraduate degree from the University of Miami before pursuing his Doctorate at St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine with clinical training at the North Carolina State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. He completed an Internship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery at the New England Animal Medical Center where he remained to train future classes of interns while practicing Emergency and Critical Care medicine for the next 10 years. He also has a heavy interest in research and care in aquatic medicine where he has been published for his work at some of the most prestigious aquariums around the US, including the New England Aquarium and the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago.
While much of his free time is dedicated to his wife and 4 children, Dr. Baker also enjoys skiing, scuba diving, golf, and playing the drums. His extended family includes a golden retriever, a Havanese, a rabbit, and tropical fish.