Dr. Cris Fontes was born in Brasil and lived there until he was seven. He then moved and was raised in Alabama. Dr. Fontes received his undergrad and attended vet school at Auburn University. He then went on to do six years of General Practice in Las Vegas, where he met his wife and had his first two kids. Dr. Fontes then moved to California to be closer to his wife’s family and had a third child. He practiced emergency medicine for five years before returning to General Practice.
Dr. Fontes loves doing surgery and enjoys treating cats and dogs. He has one family dog, a Miniature Schnauzer named Penny. He enjoys reading, traveling and raising his kids when he is not working.