Dr. Bruyette received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the University of Missouri in 1984. He completed an internship at Purdue University and a residency program in internal medicine at the University of California Davis. He was a staff internist at the West Los Angeles Veterinary Medical Group, as well as a member of the Department of Comparative Medicine at Stanford University, an Assistant Professor and Head of Internal Medicine at Kansas State University, and Director of the Analytical Chemistry Laboratory at Kansas State.
In addition to his duties as Medical Director, Dr. Bruyette practices internal medicine and specializes in the hormonal system and its diseases. His interests also include adrenal disease, diabetes and thyroid disorders. Dr. Bruyette joined VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital in 1996.