Dr. Andino has known she wanted to be a veterinarian since she was 4 years old, helping out her grandma on the family farm during the summers in Ecuador. She has been in the veterinary field since 1998 as a client care coordinator and then as a vet tech assistant while receiving her Bachelor’s at Queens College. She then went on to receive her degree in veterinary medicine from Ross University, completing her clinical year at the University of Minnesota in 2006. Then returned to Queens, NY and worked in a private practice for 12 years.
During her free time she enjoys reading and exercising as well as spending time with her family, friends, and rescue pets; 2 dogs, 3 cats and 1 parakeet.