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Dr. Colby Burns is a native Floridian. She earned her Bachelor of Science and Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Florida. Dr. Burns continued her education with a 1-year rotating internship at Tufts School of Veterinary Medicine and a 3-year surgical residency at The Ohio State University.
After completing her residency in 2010, Dr. Burns moved back to the great state of Florida. Dr. Burns has been providing mobile surgical services to veterinarian across the Tampa area since 2013. Dr. Burns has extensive experience in surgery, sports medicine and rehabilitation and is only one of 2 active double-board certified specialist in small animal surgery (DACVS-SA) and canine sports medicine and rehabilitation (DACVSMR) in the entire state of Florida.
She is currently the only board- certified surgeon, in the Tampa and surrounding area, offering advanced surgical services (TPLO, fracture repair, cancerous mass removal, ect.) to veterinarians on a mobile basis in their clinic.
Dr. Burns is a mother of two amazing little girls. Her furry family consists of 2 dogs, 3 cats, 2 guinea pigs, 1 hamster and 5 chickens.