DVM Luis qualified as a veterinary surgeon in 2005 from Évora University. He did an externship at Davies Veterinary Specialists in the UK and worked in the UK for over 6 years in Small Animal Practice, either as a permanent, locum or emergency vet, mainly in Yorkshire and Lancashire. He volunteered in neutering projects in Thailand and in the Algarve. He also worked for PDSA, a busy veterinary charity in the UK. He was the clinical Director at Vet Girassol in Odiáxere. His areas of interest are soft tissue surgery and ultrasonography. He enjoys travelling, photography, outdoors and water sports.