Dr. Ben-Ari grew up in the Metrowest area, and after high school, spent 3 years in the air force. He obtained his bachelors degree from Boston University before obtaining his DVM degree from Tufts University in 2012. He completed a small animal rotating internship with a concentration in emergency medicine at Pet Emergency and Specialty Center in San Diego, CA. He was subsequently hired as an associate emergency veterinarian and spent another year in San Diego. Dr. Ben-Ari and his wife decided to return home to Massachusetts to be close to family. He has special interest in surgical emergencies. He enjoys spending time with his baby boy and wife, and his hobbies include surfing, basketball, and traveling.