Dr Rooney is a 1989 graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia College of Veterinary Medicine. He also received a Bachelor of Science degree from the College of Agriculture's Honors Program while attending MU. He became an associate at Chipman Road Animal Clinic in 1994, and he and his wife purchased the practice in 2001. The practice continues to grow and thrive, in part, because of his belief in providing quality pet care at affordable prices, and offering convenient hours of operation and walk-in care. He is a member of various national, state and local Veterinary Associations.
He is happily married with 2 beautiful daughters and an ever-changing menagerie of four-legged family members. They all make their home in Lee's Summit. In their spare time, the enjoy family outings, community events, boating and camping.