Barbara Costa

Veterinary Surgeon

Barbara Costa
Barbara Costa BVM BVS MRCVS Veterinary Surgeon

Barbara graduated from The University of Nottingham with honours in 2020. She joined Chestnut Vets soon after finishing her studies. Whilst at university she published a research project on calcium disorders in dogs and cats and presented this at the BSAVA Congress 2020, which was shortlisted for one of the Clinical Research Abstract Awards.

Barbara enjoys the variety that the job provides and is really enjoying building client relationships. Barbara particularly enjoys surgery but also enjoys working up medical cases. Barbara also has an interest in birds and has a rescue African Grey at home along with her two Cavalier King Charles Spaniels.

In her free time she enjoys walking her dogs, cooking, dancing and skiing.