We are happy to work with many board-certified veterinary specialists on a referral basis. If your pet needs to be seen by one of these doctors, we will coordinate a time for them to come into our hospital for your pet’s appointment. Please call 720-420-9922 if you’d like to schedule with one of these doctors.
Dr. Linda Konde
Board Certified Veterinary Radiologist
Dr. Konde received her veterinary degree from Michigan State University in 1976. She interned in private practice for one year and then completed a 3-year residency in radiology at The Ohio State University. Dr. Konde is board certified in veterinary radiology and is a member of the American College of Veterinary Radiologists, with a special interest in ultrasound. She taught at Colorado State University as an assistant professor from 1980-1987. During that time, Dr. Konde was one of the pioneers in veterinary ultrasound; she published several articles, lectured at veterinary meetings, and authored several book chapters on veterinary ultrasound and radiology. She also taught at North Carolina State University for two years before establishing Diagnostic Imaging, PC in Aurora, Colorado in 1991.
Dr. Larry Klima
Board Certified Veterinary Dentist
Larry J. Klima is board certified by the American Veterinary Dental College. Since 2007, he has provided a specialty service in small animal veterinary dentistry and oral surgery and offers in-house training seminars for veterinarians and their technical staff.
Dr. Klima routinely travels Tall Grass Animal Hospital in Aurora, Colorado to offer specialty services in cooperation with hospital owner, Dr. Matt Fordham. Typical procedures scheduled during Dr. Klima’s visits include oral tumor removal resection, complicated extractions, root canal therapy, periodontal surgery, reconstructive surgery, fracture repair, and consultation by appointment.
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Dr. Carrie Ginieczki
Board Certified Veterinary Cardiologist
Dr. Carrie Ginieczki received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Texas A&M University. She then pursued a rotating small animal internship at Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital. Following her internship, Carrie completed a combined cardiology residency and Masters program at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University. Immediately following her residency, she achieved board certification in the discipline of veterinary cardiology through the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine.
During her time at Purdue, Dr. Ginieczki was thoroughly trained in echocardiography, the clinical discipline of veterinary cardiology and catheter-based techniques that offer minimally invasive options at correcting congenital heart disease. She also performed research and published articles related to many aspects of veterinary cardiology. Topics she has covered include therapy for Atrial Fibrillation, anticoagulant therapy and pacemaker patients.
Dr. Ginieczki is the founder and sole owner of Colorado Veterinary Cardiology. She has a passion for assisting clients and their family veterinarians in diagnosing and treating dogs and cats with heart disease. She has a particular interest in treating subclinical heart disease (heart disease in patients without clinical signs), congestive heart failure and feline heart disease. Dr. Ginieczki lives in Evergreen, Colorado with her husband, son, cat and the many wild animals that visit their home daily. She is an active mountain biker, rock climber, cross-country skier, and yogi.