813-671-7224 13330 Lincoln Rd.
Riverview, FL 33578

Mon - Fri: 8:00am - 6:00pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed

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Meet Our Veterinarian


Dr. Heather Gramling, DVM

Dr Heather graduated from the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine in 2000. She completed an internship at Florida Veterinary Specialists (now Blue Pearl). After a year of practicing in Orlando, she returned to Tampa Bay where she has worked at two respected hospitals one In Riverview and one in Brandon. In 2011, she opened Southbay Animal Hospital to further serve the pets of Riverview and the surrounding communities.



Dr. Kristina Fritz

Dr. Kristina Fritz, received her Doctoral Degree in Veterinary Medicine from Washington State University in 2011. She worked in Northwest Indiana before relocating to Florida. She is a member of American Veterinary Medical Association, the American Animal Hospital Association, the American Association of Feline Practitioners and the Florida Veterinary Medical Association. In 2014 Dr. Fritz was 1 of 23 Veterinarians recognized by the Indiana State Veterinary Medicine board for her commitment to continuing education. She shares her home with 2 cats, Pumpkin and Olaf. Her hobbies include music (piano and singing), outdoor photography, making greeting cards and travel. She has a special interest in cardiology, internal medicine, feline medicine and behavior. Dr. Fritz has been to Haiti, Honduras, and Apache & Navajo reservations on missions with Christian Veterinary Missions.