The Heights Veterinary Clinic was founded in 2020 by Dr. Eric Mondschein, DVM, MPH, CVA, CCRT in Tampa, FL. Born and raised in Miami Beach, FL, he spent his childhood surrounded by animals and never wavered in his dream of becoming a veterinarian.
Dr. Mondschein attended the University of Florida from 1999-2003, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and a Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation. Dr. Mondschein attended Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine from 2003-2007. During this time he earned both his DVM (Doctor of Veterinary Medicine) and MPH (Master in Public Health) degrees.
From 2007-2008, he completed a small animal medicine and surgery rotating internship at BluePearl Veterinary Partners (Formerly Florida Veterinary Specialists) in Tampa, FL. From 2008 - 2012, Dr. Mondschein worked in New York City as a relief veterinarian, an emergency veterinarian, and as a part-time associate veterinarian at two animal hospitals in Brooklyn.