Marion Alston has over 8 years of experience managing, operating, and working within high-volume veterinary facilities. Marion possesses a strong passion for providing high quality, evidence-based medicine, and has a strong track record of providing medical and surgical care to military working dogs and privately owned pets.
Marion began his career as a veterinarian at the U.S. Army Veterinary Treatment Facility in Camp Pendleton, California, where he safeguarded the health and wellness of over 100 military working dogs. Marion went on to work as a Senior veterinarian at the U.S. Army Veterinary Treatment Facility in Wiesbaden, Germany from 2011 to 2015.
Upon returning to Philadelphia, Marion opened Alston Veterinary Relief. Alston Veterinary Relief provides preventive, medical, surgical, and urgent care for small animals at more than 10 hospitals in the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Marion received his doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. He studied biology as an undergraduate at Morgan State University in Baltimore, MD. Marion currently resides in Philadelphia.