Derrick Campana Biography
A native of Virginia, Derrick Campana is an American animal orthotist and reality TV personality based in Sterling, Virginia. He stars in the reality tv show The Wizard of Paws airing on BYU TV. The show was originally released in April 2020. As an Orthotist, Derrick creates prosthetic limbs for pets and sanctuary animals.
Derrick, a Sterling Orthotist who founded Animal OrthoCare in the year 2005, appeared on the first episode of the new Animal Planet series “Dodo Heroes.”
He is among a handful of people who specialize in designing orthotics (devices like braces or splints) and prosthetics (artificial limbs) for animals. Derrick is now building the company is to make these products even more accessible.
Derrick Campana Age
Derrick’s age is not available. His date of birth, and birthday are publicly not available. We will update this section once this information is available.
Derrick Campana Height
Campana stands at an average height. He has dark brown colored hair and dark brown eyes. There is, however, no detailed information about his height, weight, and body measurements.
Derrick Campana Education
Campana attended Pennsylvania State University, where he earned an undergraduate degree in kinesiology and biomechanics in the year 2001, followed by Northwestern University where Derrick graduated with a master’s degree in orthotics and prosthetics.
Derrick Campana Family
Derrick is the son of Debbie and Jim. His parents, Debbie and Jim, live in The Villages, provide specialized care to animals all over the world through the use of orthotics and prosthetics that are made by his companies. Derrick has a twin brother named Darrell. While Derrick is off saving animals, his brother is an architect, who also shares two boys with his wife, Chandra.
Derrick was once featured in The Villages with his wife, Kelly, and their two sons, 5-year-old Cole and 4-month-old Jack, also is largely known for helping a rescue dog named Chi-Chi, who now lives with a family in Arizona.
Derrick Campana Wife
Derrick is married to his beloved wife Kelly Felton Campana since 2011. The couple has two sons, Cole, born on July 7, 2013, along with Jackson James, born on June 7, 2018.
The family lives in Virginia and is in full support of Campana and his endeavors. Though the family prefers to stick to the shadows as well as let Campana take the spotlight, they are very much active on social media, and equally loved by his fans and patients’ owners.
Derrick Campana Net Worth
Derrick has an estimated net worth of $1 million – $5 million dollars as of 2022. Which he earns through his career as an animal Orthotist and reality tv personality.
Derrick Campana The Wizard of Paws
Derrick, also known as the Wizard of Paws, began his career by building orthotic and prosthetic devices for people. The Wizard of Paws is an American reality show on BYU TV that follows Sterling, Virginia-based animal Orthotist Derrick Campana as he creates prosthetic limbs for pets and sanctuary animals.
The series premiered in April 2020 with a 10-episode first season, as well as a second season began airing in the year 2021. Nat Geo Wild shares the rights to the show.
Starting in 2002, Derrick worked on human prosthetics for a few years. He currently owns and operates Bionic Pets, specializing in prosthetics, and he remains a partner in Animal OrthoCare, which Derrick founded in 2005 and sold in the 2010s. Derrick was first featured on the 2018 Animal Planet show Dodo Heroes.