Dr. Voelkel has been practicing in the Portland Area since 1991, following several years on the Oregon Coast.  He attended the University of Colorado, Washington State University, and Oregon State University, earning three Bachelor's Degrees, one Master's Degree, and his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine along the way.  He was also awarded a post-doctoral fellowship in comparative veterinary pathology at Oregon State's College of Veterinary Medicine.  The father of three grown sons, he shares a home with his wife and three cats.