Born and raised in upstate New York, Dr. DiLorenzo completed his undergraduate training at Northeastern University in Boston where he obtained a B.S. in biology. Following a year of working as a technician, he pursued his dream of becoming a veterinarian at Ross University on the island of St. Kitts, West Indies.
After almost 3 years of living on the island, Dr. DiLorenzo finished his clinical year of veterinary school at Cornell University in his home state of New York, graduating with high honors.
Following veterinary school, Dr. DiLorenzo completed an internship before joining the team at Animal Urgent Care in 2011. Since then, Dr. DiLorenzo has been an active board member with the San Diego Veterinary Association and became President for the 2016 year. He has also written several pet health columns and traveled to different parts of the globe.
As of January 1st, 2018 Dr. DiLorenzo officially became owner of Animal Urgent Care, fulfilling a life long dream of his. He is excited to continue the tradition of providing high quality emergency and critical care to the pets of North Country San Diego and looks forward to this new chapter in his life.