Dr. Rogen was raised on a family farm with Angus cattle in rural South Dakota. He graduated from South Dakota State University with a bachelor’s degree in biology. He then obtained a Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University. Following graduation, Dr. Rogen then completed both a year-long small animal rotating internship and ophthalmology specialty internship at VCA Northwest Veterinary Specialists near Portland, OR. Dr. Rogen joined the Eye Care for Animals Residency program in 2017.