Christina Bove, DVM, MS, DACVIM (Cardiology)
Doctorate Veterinary Medicine
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Cardiology)
Dr. Christina Bove is honored to provide cardiology specialty care to all animals on behalf of their human companions and referring veterinarians.
Doctor Bove received both her Bachelor of Science Degree and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Cornell University. She then pursued a rotating small animal internship at LeadER Animal Specialty Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Following her internship, Christina worked as an Emergency Clinician in Houston, Texas as well as completed an Internal Medicine internship at the Mississauga Oakville Veterinary Emergency Hospital in Canada before working in preclinical heart failure research at the world-renowned Texas Heart Institute in Houston, TX. Dr. Bove then completed a combined cardiology residency and Masters program at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Colorado State University.
At Colorado State University, Veterinary Teaching Hospital Doctor Bove was trained in advanced echocardiography and minimally invasive catheter-based techniques correcting congenital heart disease. She has also performed research and published articles related to many aspects of veterinary cardiology such as heart failure, stem cell therapy, heartworm disease, and complex arrhythmias.
Dr. Bove has a passion for assisting clients and their furry family members with heart disease. She values her cooperative relationship with family veterinarians and how together we provide optimal care. Dr. Bove lives with her husband (Brian), cat (Izzy) and dog (Darcy). She is an avid runner, hiker, soccer player, nutrition coach and certified personal trainer.