Market North Veterinary Hospital, located in Canton, OH, originated in the 1970’s under the ownership of Dr. David Shinaberry. Dr. Luis G. Iturriaga purchased the hospital in 2001. They see cats, dogs, birds, reptiles, "pocket" pets, and most other beloved pet species.
Dr. Luis G. Iturriaga (a.k.a. Dr. I) got his D.V.M. degree in 1979 from Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos in Lima, Peru. He became experienced working with poultry, exotic birds, large animals and companion animals. He did an externship at The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and got his license for the state of Ohio in 1996. He bought Market North Veterinary Hospital in 2001 and has been the owner ever since. He has a special interest in avian medicine and dermatology cases. He also has an Alpaca farm in which he likes to spend his free time in and has recently acquired chickens for it.
Luis G. Iturriaga II, DVM
Dr. Luis G. Iturriaga II (a.k.a. Dr. Luis) got his bachelor’s degree in Zoology and Spanish from Miami University in 2004, and his D.V.M. from Kansas State University in 2010. After graduating, he worked at Peruvian Soul Alpaca farm and continues working there to this day. He has worked at Market North Veterinary Hospital since 2001 during his summer vacations. He started working part-time as a veterinarian at Market North Veterinary Hospital in 2012. He also works and treats Alpacas at both his farm and other farms. He has a special interest in small animal soft tissue surgery. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his dog, family and friends.