Dr. Stuart Ellis grew up in High Point, North Carolina. He received his undergraduate degrees in both Biology and Chemistry from East Carolina University in 2010. During undergraduate, he worked as an EMT where his love for medicine grew. After graduation from East Carolina he worked at the Brody School of Medicine with primates, studying asthma and new medications for pain management. It was there where he found his love for veterinary medicine. He graduated from North Carolina State College of Veterinary Medicine in 2016. His passions are in surgery and emergency medicine.