Bunita Eichelberger

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Bunita Eichelberger, DVM, Ms, Diplomate ACVR, is a board-certified radiologist in Tucson.

Dr. Eichelberger began her veterinary career at the University of California, Davis. In addition to the rigorous demands of the veterinary medicine program, Dr. Eichelberger was actively involved in many extracurricular activities, including accepting the role as class president for two years.

During her veterinary training, Dr. Eichelberger was recognized with many scholarships and awards for her academic achievements. Dr. Eichelberger’s decision to pursue advanced training in diagnostic imaging occurred while a veterinary student at the University of California, Davis.

Following veterinary school, Dr. Eichelberger completed a one year internship followed by a three year diagnostic imaging residency. She completed her residency training in diagnostic imaging and Master’s degree in Radiological Health Sciences at Colorado State University.

Dr. Eichelberger’s long career has spanned small and large animals in both private specialty practices and academia. Dr. Eichelberger is well-published and is an ad hoc reviewer for Veterinary Radiology and Ultrasound and Wiley Publishing. She is a respected national and international speaker.

As much as she has loved all of her varied career positions, she is happiest working in a specialty veterinary practice and is thrilled to have found her niche at the Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson. Dr. Eichelberger enjoys all aspects of diagnostic imaging with specific interests in cross-sectional computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and musculoskeletal imaging.

Dr. Eichelberger and her husband actively enjoy the outdoors, traveling and spending time with their precocious German Shorthaired Pointers; Lola, Passion and Rev.

Areas of Special Interest

  • 2014 – present: Radiologist, Veterinary Specialty Center of Tucson
  • 2009-2014: Clinical Assistant Professor, Faculty in Radiology, Texas A&M University College of Veterinary Medicine, College Station, Texas
  • 2009: Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Radiology
  • 2008-2009: Staff Clinician in Diagnostic Imaging, Massachusetts Veterinary Referral Hospital, Woburn, Massachusetts
  • 2005-2008: Residency and Master’s Degree in Radiological Health Sciences, Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
  • 2004-2005: Internship, Peterson and Smith Equine Hospital, Ocala, Florida
  • 2000-2004: Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California
  • 1993-1997: Bachelor of Arts in Biology with a minor in Chemistry, California State University, Sacramento, California

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