Dr. Matthew Simmons

Team Countryside since: 2005 and 2018

Dr. Simmons was of the Countryside technician team for 9 years prior to attending the Ross University College of Veterinary Medicine. He graduated from the University of Florida with his Bachelor’s Degree in Animal Science. He has a special interest in large animals, and during his clinical year at vet school he attended Iowa State University which is one of the best veterinary schools in the country for swine medicine.

Born and raised in Florida, Dr. Simmons is happy to return roots here in DeLand. He feels right back at home with his Countryside co-workers and clients. He enjoys spending time with his family, cheering on the Florida Gators, and boating on the St. John’s River. He has dogs, cats, and a cockatiel named Mr. Tweet.

As a doctor of veterinary medicine, Dr. Simmons enjoys treating patients for dermatological conditions and soft tissue surgery. Client education is a benchmark of his practice. He offers thorough physical examinations and exceptional communication and understanding of his treatment protocols.