William Alexander Fox-Alvarez

Resident, Small Animal Surgery

William Alexander Fox-Alvarez

William Alexander Fox-Alvarez

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100116
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL 32610-0126
FAX: 352-846-2445


  • M.S., University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, current
  • D.V.M. cum laude, University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, 2012

Professional Experience

  • Surgical Internship – University of Florida, College of Veterinary Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 2014
  • Rotating Emergency Small Animal and Zoo Animal Internship, Valley Animal Hospital/Reid Park Zoo, Tucson, AZ, 2013

Honors and Awards

  • Jablonski Peterson Animal Health Research Grant, Co-Principal Investigator
  • Alternatives Research & Development Foundation (ARDF) Grant, Co-Investigator, 2014
  • AAZV Wildlife Pharmaceuticals “Future of our Profession” Research Competition, Runner-Up, 2012
  • Kaytee Avian Excellence Scholarship, 2012
  • J.E. Salsbury Scholarship for Veterinary Leadership and Academic Excellence, 2011
  • Lerner Scholarship for Excellence in Wildlife and Zoological Medicine, 2011
  • Frances P. Weaver Academic Scholarship, 2010
  • Florida Bright Future Scholar, 2005-2009

Research Interests

  • Soft Tissue and Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery of Zoo and Exotic Animals
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery, IR
  • Gastric Dilatation Volvulus