Richard Alker, DVM
Dr. Alker is a 1985 graduate of Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine. He founded Panama City Animal Hospital in 1987, which grew rapidly to a very successful small animal and equine practice. Along with his Practice endeavors Dr. Alker was involved in some successful Commercial Real Estate ventures, which has given him the desire and experience to help fellow Veterinarians get the most for their Real Estate and Practice Investments.
In 2009 Dr. Alker sold his Practice and immediately joined Total Practice Solutions Group specifically handling the Florida market. Dr. Alker brings Over 20 years of Hospital Administration and Practice Management, a strong interest in Commercial Real Estate, and a keen desire to help Veterinarians get all they can from their Practice when it comes time to sell.
In his spare time Dr. Alker and his wife Natalie, raise Thoroughbreds on their farm in Ocala, Fl. They have a daughter who is a recent graduate of Flagler College and now resides in Gainesville, Fl.. He is a member of the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association and the Florida Farm Managers Association. Dr. Alker is a member of the AVMA and Florida VMA. Dr. Alker is a Licensed Realtor and a Master Certified Negotiation Expert and is affiliated with Showcase Properties of Central Florida as his Broker in Ocala.