Dr. Cerda is Florida grown and was raised in the Pinecrest area. She attended University of Florida where she received her bachelor's degree in advertising and communication. Knowing that her passion always resided with animals, Dr. Cerda received her doctorate from St Matthew's University School of Veterinary Medicine in the beautiful Grand Cayman. She completed her rotations at North Carolina State University and began her veterinary career in South Florida in 2012. Dr. Cerda is a strong advocate for preventive care and has special interests in internal medicine and dermatology. She has two pets, Gatsby, a handsome 2-year-old Labrador retriever and Daisy, a spunky 8 mo old shih tzu/schnauzer mix. Dr. Cerda is a firm believer that you haven't felt the true meaning of love until you've been loved by an animal.