The founder of Veterinary Dentistry Specialists, Dr. Rice is a board-certified veterinary dental specialist and Diplomate of the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC), with a strong track record of both academic and professional achievement.
He completed an internship in dentistry and oral surgery at Florida-based All Pets Dental Clinic under the mentorship of renowned veterinary dentist Dr. Jan Bellows, former president of the AVDC. He then completed and academic residency at the University of Wisconsin under the mentorship of Dr. William Gengler, also a former president of the AVDC. Dr. Rice then became the attending clinician of the dentistry and oral surgery service at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine. Dr. Rice has authored several research publications, lectures nationally and internationally on topics relating to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the mouth and face of dogs and cats.
In his free time, he is an avid cyclist and follows competitive cycling feverishly. He is an avid outdoorsman who also enjoys following the English Premier League and racquet sports including racquets and squash.
American Veterinary Dental College (2012)
University of Wisconsin-Madison (2008-2011)
Department of Surgical Sciences- Dentistry and Oral Surgery
Oklahoma State University (2006)
Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (2002-2005)
University of Miami (2002)
Positions / Academic Appointments
2014 — 2018
Center for Animal Referral and Emergency Services
Langhorne, PA, USA
2012 — 2017
Animal Emergency and Referral Associates
Fairfield, NJ, USA
2011 — 2014
University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine
Philadelphia, PA, USA