Michael Meulyzer graduated in 2004 as veterinarian at the University of Ghent. After an internship position of one year at Equine Clinic De Bosdreef, he lectured practical exercises in veterinary anatomy at the University of Antwerp. In 2006, he moved to Canada where he achieved his DES graduate (Diploma of specialist) in Equine Surgery at the University of Montreal. In february 2010, he became Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS) and Diplomate of the European College of Veterinary Surgeons (ECVS). Since 2009, he joined the team of Equine Clinic De Morette, where his main activities are surgery, orthopaedics and dental care by horses.