Dr. VandenBrand is excited to bring his lighthearted demeanor and professionalism to the Animal Hospital of Seminole. He was born in New York but grew up in several countries in Western Europe. He attended the University of Utrecht in the Netherlands where he completed his veterinary training. In his senior year he performed part of his rotation at the University of Florida. Dr. VandenBrand enjoys surgery and has a particular interest in orthopedics. He also loves to fish, ski and enjoys traveling. In his free time he enjoys working with his hands outside of the surgical suite by working on his cars, motorcycle, and home. He and his wife enjoy the company of their pets which include one dog, two cats, and three horses. They acquired all but one through rescue.