It’s comforting to know there is "Hope".
Ilona and Bill
Dr. Brian Bretz received his DVM degree from the University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 2005 and completed a one-year rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at Garden State Veterinary Specialists. He went on to complete a residency in small animal surgery at Tufts University and the Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston. Following his residency, he joined a private practice in the northern Philadelphia region before joining HOPE. In April 2016, Dr. Bretz obtained an Executive MBA from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.
Dr. Bretz is a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons. His clinical interests include orthopedic, soft tissue, oncologic, and neurologic surgery. He has also performed multiple types of minimally invasive surgery (arthroscopy, laparoscopy, and thoracoscopy) over the last 9 years and has co-authored several journal articles in peer-reviewed journals.
From 2012-2014, Dr. Bretz served as co-chairman of the medical advisory board for Pet Partners,LLC providing medical support and guidance to over 30 general practices across the country. He enjoys lecturing on all aspects of surgery.
He lives in Malvern with his wife, a veterinary radiation oncologist, a dog and two cats. In his spare time, Dr. Bretz enjoys running, scuba diving and traveling.