Dr. Lucas graduated from the Ontario Veterinary College in 2006. He started his clinical career in Calgary, AB with roles focused on emergency and critical care and internal Medicine. He then took time away from clinical practice to pursue his passion for teaching and learning, and traveled across Canada within various roles in the animal health industry. Dr. Lucas is passionate about good communication and has spent many years coaching veterinary students across the Canadian veterinary colleges, helping them translate their technical know-how into the service and support that clients need most. He returned to clinical practice in 2021 at Highway 24 where he is thrilled to be with a team that values great client service along with top-notch medicine.
Dr. Lucas has an overly sociable cat named Phil, and two sons, James and Wesley, who eagerly await the latest "Pet of the Day" picture. In his downtime, he enjoys ultimate frisbee and building his vinyl record collection.