Dr. Joe Beswick joined Cascade Summit Animal Hospital in October, 2012. He was born and raised in West Palm Beach, Florida. After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Beswick studied insects at the University of Kansas where he earned a graduate degree in Entomology. Following his love for learning, science and pets, he then earned his veterinary degree from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Beswick is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), Oregon Veterinary Medical Association (OVMA) and the Portland Veterinary Medical Association (PVMA).
In 2005, Dr. Beswick moved to Portland to pursue his career in veterinary medicine and enjoy an active outdoor lifestyle. He and his wife relax by hiking and camping in the beautiful Cascades with their two Jack Russell terriers, Fletcher and Lucy. As an avid cyclist, he also enjoys exploring the backroads and trails of the Pacific Northwest by bike.