Dr. Jazic received a Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology from the University of Toronto in 1994. He then earned his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine in 1999. While at the University of Illinois, he became president of the Theta chapter of Omega Tau Sigma and was very active in a vast array of community and social events sponsored by this well-respected veterinary fraternity.
Dr. Jazic worked in private practice for three years in the Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida area. Dr. Jazic completed his dermatology residency program with Dermatology for Animals in 2005 and received board-certification in veterinary dermatology in 2006. He has published an exhaustive review of the clinical, infectious, and histopathological features of feline acne in the international journal, Veterinary Dermatology. He has also authored multiple chapters in several veterinary textbooks on this subject and on the subject of cutaneous tumors and ticks.
Originally from Toronto, Canada, Dr. Jazic spent three years of his childhood on a farm in Croatia. He credits those years with fostering his love for animals. In the past decade he has adopted six furry felines named Sherlock, Watson, Felicity, P.W., Janet, and Krissy. He speaks fluent Croatian and his interests include travel, sports, live music, and spending time in his native Toronto.