Jose Biascoechea, DVM, Dipl.
ABVP (Avian Practice)
Dr. Biascoechea graduated from Kansas State University and maintained a mobile veterinary practice for 7 years prior to founding Birds and Exotics Animal Care in July 2000.
He is staff veterinarian for The Center for Birds of Prey and provides consulting services for the South Carolina Aquarium.
attends continuing education seminars several times a year to keep up with the latest developments in avian and exotic medicine.
He was certified by the ABVP as a Diplomate in Avian Practice in November of 2011 and is currently the only board-certified avian veterinarian in the state.
is also a Category II USDA-APHIS accredited veterinarian.
When not in the clinic he
can often be found windsurfing or racing sailboats in the harbor.
Dr. Biascoechea in the news!
11/24/14 - Dr. Biascoechea
made the front page of the Post & Courier, or at least his
hands did, for his
work with the lead-poisoned bald eagle
11/18/14 - Dr. Biascoechea
removed toxic lead pellet ingested by a bald eagle
12/18/11 - Dr. Biascoechea is featured in the Post and Courier's Pet News
10/20/11 - Dr. Biascoechea
is interviewed by Live 5 News
10/01/10 - Dr. Biascoechea
is featured in an article in Lowcountry Parent magazine
12/27/07 - Dr. Biascoechea
removed injured flipper from sea turtle
7/18/07 - Dr. Biascoechea
removed fishhook from another Kemp's ridley turtle
7/06/07 - Dr. Biascoechea
removed fishhook from Kemp's ridley turtle
Dr. Biascoechea at ICARE