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Dr. Giovanna M. Kiani, V.M.D. is the veterinarian and owner of Harlem Animal Hospital

Dr. Kiani received her veterinary degree with honors from the University of
Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine. Following graduation, to
further specialize her skills, she completed a one-year advanced internship
training program at Bergh Memorial Animal Hospital of the ASPCA in NYC.  Following her internship, Dr. Kiani was an Associate Veterinarian in Manhattan and a Medical Director in Queens.

By obtaining a large array of clinical experience working in high volume facilities providing the best quality care, Dr. Kiani has learned the critical components needed to operate a state-of-the-art veterinary hospital. She possesses the personal qualities-empathy, love of learning and its application, and kindness-that are needed to provide outstanding veterinary care. She is excellent at tackling the complexities that arise
while treating animals suffering from multi-factorial disease processes. She understands that financial constraints will arise on a regular basis, and she works well with clients to prioritize her treatment plans. She is an incredibly skilled diagnostician, and she enjoys performing soft tissue surgery. Her professional interests include surgery, internal medicine,
and emergency/critical care.

Raised in central New Jersey, Dr. Kiani developed her passion to care for
animals at a young age. Prior to attending veterinary school, Dr. Kiani
completed her Bachelor's Degree at Columbia University. She graduated with
a major in Latin American Studies and a minor in Biology while also
completing the challenging pre-veterinary medical curriculum at Columbia. Dr. Kiani is
proficient in speaking Spanish as she also studied Spanish language and
syntax at the University of Alicante in Spain.

In her free time, she enjoys running at the parks with her dog, playing
soccer, traveling, cooking with her mother, and going to music concerts.
She currently lives on the Upper East Side with her dog “Muchi,” two cats
“Reesie” and “JoJo,” and her fresh water fish.