On January 30, Brandon Dominguez, DVM, MS, DACVPM, joined the Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory (TVMDL) as the section head for Veterinary Services. As section head, Dominguez will lead TVMDL’s team of veterinary diagnosticians who provide client consultation and case coordination services for TVMDL’s 6,000-plus annual clients.
Dominguez earned a bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M University’s Department of Animal Science in 2001. He went on to earn a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2005 and master’s degree in epidemiology in 2007, both from Texas A&M. In 2018, he became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Preventative Medicine.
Dominguez comes to TVMDL from Texas A&M’s Global Health Research Complex where he served as a clinical veterinarian for two years. Prior to that role, Dominguez served as an associate professor in the Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences for over 10 years at Texas A&M’s School of Veterinary Medicine & Biomedical Sciences. While there, he oversaw the School’s component that provides veterinary services to animals within the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and was a section leader for the food animal section.
In addition to his experience at Texas A&M, Dominguez also brings practice experience from his time as an associate veterinarian at Hondo Veterinary Hospital.
For more information on TVMDL’s testing services, visit tvmdl.tamu.edu or call one of the agency’s four locations.