VIN Consultants and Editors

Specialty: Surgery - Orthopedic

Associate Editor

David Hummel

Board Certification

  • American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) Surgery, 2015


  • Bachelor of Science, Virginia Tech, 2002
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, VA-MD Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, 2009

Current Professional Activities

  • Staff Surgeon, Skylos Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery, Ellicott City, Maryland

Past Professional Activities

  • Staff Surgeon, Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Center, Richmond, Virginia

Marital Status

  • Married


  • Two wonderful children


  • Beagle, boarder collie blue heeler cross
  • A cat who only really likes my wife


  • Fishing
  • Boating
  • Anything outside

Favorite Quote

"I've lived through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened." -Mark Twain

What I Like Most About VIN

Seeing something I haven't seen before.

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