Dr. Marquardt grew up on a farm in Missouri with cattle, horses, dogs and cats. From an early age he knew this was his passion in life. After high school he attended University of Missouri College of Veterinary Medicine. During his time at Mizzou he developed a special interest in Endoscopy, Ultrasound, and Orthopedic Surgery, In 1989 he found his way to Florida and made his home here at Parkway Veterinary Hospital.
Dr. Marquardt and his wife Joni have two sons, Jay and Jackson. The Marquardt's passions are fishing, spending time on the water and little league sports.