Patrick graduated from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology with a degree in Veterinary Technology in 1994, and received his certification that same year. He  joined the cardiology team at VRCC in Denver in 2009.  Patrick has lived and traveled all over the world, and most recently spent six years on the island of Bermuda. He has worked in both small and large animal veterinary practices over the years and has participated in number of research studies for the Division of Wildlife in Colorado and in Vermont. When Patrick isn’t working, he enjoys mountain biking, scuba diving, hiking, snowboarding, international travel, and spending time with his dogs Charlie and Peggy.