Dr. Ed Haeussner earned a DVM degree from the University of Florida. After graduation, he furthered his education by completing a rigorous one-year internship in emergency medicine and advanced specialty care at Florida Veterinary Specialists. Dr. Haeussner has worked in the Tampa Bay area since 1998. His interests include small animal and exotic pet medicine.

Dr. Haeussner and his wife are both native Floridians with numerous extended family members in the area. They live in Palm Harbor with their two daughters, a dog named Zero, a cat named Jitterbugs, two Guinea pigs, Harry and Lucy, and a parakeet named Sunshine. In his almost non-existent free time, Dr. Haeussner enjoys spending time with his wife and children, exercising, researching family history, and watching the Florida Gators.