Dr. Flaska grew up in Palatine, where he attended Fremd High School. In 2004 he graduated from the University of Wisconsin - School of Veterinary Medicine. Soon after he began his veterinary career at Arlington Heights Animal Hospital. His veterinary interests include dermatology, orthopedic medicine, soft tissue surgery, and geriatric care. During his ten years at the animal hospital he and Dr. Kuhnle bonded over their love of animals and together, in 2014, they purchased the business.
With his time off, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Bree and three daughters, Ryleigh, Sydney, and Evelyn. He also enjoys construction, yard work, gardening, watching and playing sports. The household is run by their four cats; Tabitha, Allie, Sandy, and Sierra, who also allow their dog, Millie, to reside there.