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Grand Rapids, Mich. 49506


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Cascade Hospital for Animals

6730 Cascade Road SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Name: Bianca A. Buffa, DVMBuffa1

Position: Associate Veterinarian

Education: Michigan State University, Bachelor of Science; Michigan State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine

Hometown: Shelby Township, MI

Pets: "Gaia" French Bulldog

More about Dr. Buffa

  • Dr. Buffa's interest and passion for animals started when she began riding horses as a young girl.
  • She became interested in small animal medicine while attending veterinary school, and she has worked in animal emergency for the past 3 years.
  • Outside of work, you can find Dr. Buffa either riding horses or road biking.
  • The lessons from mom that she still lives by today is "It's what's on the inside that counts"
  • Her favorite holiday tradition is making an authentic Italian dish 'arancini' at Christmas time with all of her cousins.
  • The longest amount of time that she has gone without sleep was 24 hours while studying in veterinary school
  • Aside from the necessities, the one thing she would not go a day without is chapstick.
  • Her favorite movie is Good Will Hunting

Dr. Buffa is extremely thankful and excited to be a new member of the Cascade team, and looks forward to meeting you too!