Nicholas Edelman, DVM
Nicholas attended UC Santa Cruz for his undergraduate in Ecology. Shortly after, he began working at various racing stables in Southern California and eventually became a technician for the track veterinarians. That is when Nicholas decided he wanted to become an equine veterinarian himself. He attended UC Davis and received his veterinary degree in May 2021. His interests are ambulatory, dentistry, anesthesia and sports medicine. In his free time, he enjoys white water rafting, geocaching and practicing Feng Shui.
Elizabeth Herrera, DVM
Liz grew up in Sacramento with all kinds of animals (dogs, cats, lizards, guinea pigs, hamsters, etc.) but she credits her godmother for her love of horses. She started riding when she was 9 years old and often accompanied her godmother to local shows during the summer all the way through college. Liz earned her Bachelor's degree in Animal Science with an emphasis on physiology from UC Davis.
Liz stayed in Davis and received her veterinary degree in May 2021. She developed a strong interest in emergency surgery, especially in colic evaluation and management and laceration repair. She also has a budding interest in internal medicine. Outside of veterinary medicine, Liz enjoys spending time at the beach, working on her many crochet projects, and hanging out with her family.
Muhammad Asjad, DVM
Muhammad graduated from University of Agriculture Faisalabad Pakistan. His main interest in equine medicine is surgery, especially orthopedics and soft tissue. In his free time, he enjoys watching and playing soccer, along with video games.
Tomas Gibert, MV
Tomas joins us from Argentina, where he grew up playing polo. He received his first degree in Biology, then later graduated from National University of La Plata with a Master of Veterinary Science. Shortly after receiving his degree, Tomas worked in Buenos Aires at an embryo transfer center for polo ponies and also took care of the mares/foals during foaling season. He went on to work as a polo club veterinarian traveling to Italy and Thailand. Along with a love for traveling, he also enjoys surfing and photography in his free time.