Dr. Alfredo Romero is board-certified in surgery, and both a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and a Society member in the American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR). Originally from the Boston Massachusetts area, Dr. Romero completed his veterinary degree at Cornell University in 2005. Following veterinary school, Dr. Romero completed an internship in equine surgery at Hagyard Equine Medical Institute in Lexington KY, followed by a residency in large animal surgery at the University of California, Davis. After 2 years as a surgeon at Mid-Atlantic Equine Medical Center in NJ, Dr. Romero started a highly successful primary and referral equine medical centre outside of Syracuse NY. He joined the University of Calgary in 2015. Dr. Romero has advanced training in orthopedics and imaging. He is also trained in equine and large animal rescue.