Dr. Simmons is originally from San Diego, California & graduated from the University of California at San Diego in 1993 with a B.S in Animal Physiology & Neuroscience. He received his DVM from Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1998, and then went on to complete a rotating small animal internship at the University of Illinois, located in Champaign-Urbana. From 1999 to 2006, Dr. Simmons practiced at a large veterinary practice located in Atlanta, Georgia.
Dr. Simmons has a large pet family of his own, which includes several dogs, cats, birds, and a ferret. Dr. Simmons is also an avid bowler and is a member of a bowling league in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Dr. Simmons is a member of several professional associations including the American Veterinary Medical Association, the Florida Veterinary Medical Association, the Palm Beach Veterinary Society & the Broward County Veterinary Medical Association. Dr. Simmons' professional interests include internal medicine, oncology, dermatology and soft tissue surgery.