Dr. Scott Hammer joined the Family PetCare team in 2020. He was born in North Carolina and graduated from NC State College of Veterinary Medicine before completing an internship in exotic companion animal medicine. He practiced for a few years in Connecticut before finding his way to Texas. He has always had an interest in combining non-traditional pet medicine with feline and canine medicine and has developed an interest in pain management and surgery. He currently shares his home with a mix of mammals, reptiles, and fish. In his free time, Dr. Hammer enjoys the outdoors, watching and playing sports, and attending live music concerts.