Dr. Maribeth Bossbaly joined the Ultravet Mobile team in March of 2020. Dr. Bossbaly graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine with Magna Cum Laude honors. After graduation, she went on to complete a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at The Animal Medical Center in New York City. Additionally, she completed a three-year residency in cardiology at the University of Pennsylvania before passing the ACVIM credentialing exam to obtain her board-certification in cardiology. Dr. Bossbaly has many areas of special interest which include the therapeutic use of pimobendan in cats, the use of pimobendan in pre clinical myxomatous mitral valve disease, diagnosis and serial evaluation of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in cats, the study of premature myxomatous mitral valve disease in Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, and taurine deficiency and dilated cardiomyopathy in Golden Retrievers. Overall, Dr. Bossbaly has been practicing veterinary cardiology for 27 years.
In her spare time, Dr. Bossbaly enjoys the outdoors, yoga, hiking, kickboxing, organic cooking, sailing and traveling abroad, especially to Spain, where her husband’s family lives. She has been married for 33 years and has 3 children. She is part of the Best Friends Emergency Response Team and has traveled to Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, Utah to volunteer her services, and to Houston, Texas to volunteer during the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. She and her 5 year old Golden Retriever, Chaz, are members of Comfort Caring Canines Therapy Dogs Inc., an organization with a dedicated group of volunteers who share the love of their certified canine companions with others in their community and visit community nursing homes, child care centers, schools, hospitals and senior citizen centers.