Alfonso graduated from University Alfonso X El Sabio, Madrid in 2014. Following graduation, he worked in a first opinion practice for just over a year. He then joined a Referral Hospital in Madrid, where he completed a 1-year rotating internship, staying on as a member of the Anaesthesia and Analgesia service.

In 2017, Alfonso moved to the UK, where he completed a specialised internship at the University of Liverpool, followed by a 3-year Residency programme in Anaesthesia and Analgesia alongside a Masters course (MVetMed) at the Royal Veterinary College, London.

Alfonso joined Highcroft Referrals in 2021. He enjoys all aspects of his discipline but shows a special interest in mechanical ventilation, anaesthetic management of the critically ill patient and locoregional anaesthesia.

He is a member of the Association of Veterinary Anaesthetists (AVA) and Sociedad EspaƱola de Anestesia y Analgesia Veterinaria (SEAAV).