Dr. Christina Martini grew up on the Nevada side of Lake Tahoe. She attended the University of Nevada Reno for her undergraduate, receiving a degree in Veterinary Science. She attended veterinary school in beautiful Fort Collins at Colorado State University graduating in 2013. Dr. Martini then completed an internship at Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital, a specialty and emergency hospital, in Denver, CO. Dr. Martini has worked part time relief at Animal Emergency and Specialty Center since 2015 in addition to full time at Southwest Veterinary Hospital. Dr. Martini enjoys the pace and variety and complexity of emergency medicine and surgery.
In her free time, she can be found enjoying our unique environment through many outdoor activities including trail running with her rescue dog “Vinnie”, hiking and backpacking in the back country, and skiing or snowboarding the powder. She is married to her high school sweetheart, Aaron, who works in the human medical field. Their cats Oscar and Gambit lead a life of leisure in their home in Southwest Reno.