Jose Arce, DVM

Dr. Jose Arce 2024

Dr. José V. Arce received his DVM from the Louisiana State University School of Veterinary Medicine and served as AVMA President for the 2021-2022 association year. Prior to this, he represented District IV on the AVMA Board of Directors, which includes AVMA members living in Florida, Georgia, and Puerto Rico. Preceding his work with AVMA and the AVMA Trust, Dr. Arce founded Miramar Animal Hospital, of which he remains president and co-owner. Dr. Arce was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. While living in Puerto Rico, Dr. Arce became active in the Colegio de Medicos Veterinarios de Puerto Rico (CMVPR) and was named to the Ethics and Grievances Committee. He has remained an active member of the PRVMA Board of Directors since 2000.