Years in Practice: 33
Education: University of Florida
Wayne Diamond, DVM
Dr. Wayne R. Diamond was born and raised in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida where he grew up in the family’s magic business. Dr. Diamond graduated from the University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981. He initially practiced in Hollywood, Florida and in 1982, relocated to Stuart and opened a practice named Stuart Centre Animal Clinic. In 1985, he built his current facility and named it “Animal Care Extraordinaire”.
Dr. Diamond, his wife Debbie, as well as their sons, take pleasure in the outdoor life synonymous with Florida. On weekends off you can find him boating, fishing, scuba diving or snorkeling.
Years in Practice: 24
Education: Auburn University
Ronald Ball, DVM, MS
Dr. Ronald S. Ball was raised in Louisville, Kentucky. He obtained his undergraduate degrees from the University of Kentucky and then moved to Alabama to continue his education at Auburn University’s, College of Veterinary Medicine. He obtained his Masters Degree as well as his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine, (DVM) in 1991.
Upon graduation, Dr. Ball returned to Louisville, Kentucky and practiced in an Emergency clinic for a year and then moved on to a general practice.
In December of 1993, Dr. Ball moved south to sunny South Florida to practice with Dr. Diamond at Animal Care Extraordinaire. Dr. Ball is happily married to Shawn since 1987 and is blessed with two children and a house full of pets.
Years in Practice: 5
Education: St. George’s University
Laura Fourquet, DVM
Dr. Laura Fourquet was born and raised in Stuart. She graduated with a Bachelor of Animal Science from the University of Florida in 2003 and then went on to St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. She completed her clinical year of Veterinary School at Murdoch University in Perth, Australia in 2008. Upon returning to the United States, she moved to the West Coast of Florida for a few years and completed the foreign graduate exam (ECFVG) required to practice in the United States. During that time she met her husband and moved back to the East coast of Florida to be closer to her family.
Dr. Fourquest is a mother of two. She has always loved traveling, which in large part contributed to her decision to complete her studies abroad. She particularly loves the Caribbean and tries to take a family vacation there annually. In addition to her children, she has a house full of pets