Meet the Team
Cory was born in Houston and raised in Magnolia, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University for both his undergraduate and veterinary degrees. Cory earned his Bachelor of Science in Animal Science and graduated Magna Cum Laude as a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. Upon graduation in 2014, he joined Sachse and Murphy Veterinary Hospitals and currently lives in Allen, Texas. Although he enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine, his greatest passion lies in surgery and radiology. Cory is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association, Dallas County Veterinary Medical Association and Texas Veterinary Medical Association.
In his free time, he enjoys cycling, rock climbing, exercising and travelling. He also loves spending time with his German Shorthaired Pointer named Deuce.
Durandel Ford, Jr., MS, DVM, is an associate of Murphy and Sachse Veterinary Hospitals. He was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas until he moved to attend Alabama A&M University where he earned his Bachelor’s in Animal Science in 2008. He then attended Tuskegee University where he obtained his MS in Animal & Poultry Science in 2013 as well as his Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Ford completed his small animal rotating internship in surgery and internal medicine at Tuskegee University. He has published two articles in ARPN Journal of Agricultural & Biological Science. His areas of interests are small animal surgery, soft tissue as well as canine reproduction. He also enjoys working on large animals. He is an active member of the American Veterinary Medical Association and the Texas Veterinary Medical Association.
Outside of work, Dr. Ford enjoys fishing, hunting, restoring classic cars, playing with his American Bullies, riding & roping with his quarter horse “Smitty”, as well as spending time with his family and his wife Crystal, who is also a veterinarian. He’s a funny guy and loves to joke around.
Dr. Dunn enjoys all types of cases, but he has particular interest in surgery and exotic animal medicine. He also has a passion for education and has been our veterinary student externship coordinator over the years. He also continues to assist a local veterinary technology program, helping instructors teach future licensed veterinary technicians (LVT’s). In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, woodworking, and exercising.