Dr. Dean Vicksman, a Denver native, graduated with honors from Colorado State University School of Veterinary Medicine in 1986. He was then accepted into Angell Memorial Animal Hospital’s internship program in Boston for advanced training in small animal medicine and surgery. He has co-owned and directed Evans East Animal Hospital since April 1, 1987.
Dr. Vicksman's personal interests include skiing and martial arts. Dr. Vicksman has a second degree black belt in Peoples Kenpo Karate, and is a guest speaker on ABC Channel 7 and FOX31 News pet segments. He is currently the Chairman of the Board at PetAid Colorado and the past Chairman of the Board at the Dumb Friends League. He is a Certified Veterinary Journalist and a participating member of the Veterinary News Network.
He and his wife, Rebecca, and their two children, Sarah and Koby, enjoy their dogs Odin, Whinnie, and Jadzia.