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Encinitas, CA 92024

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Heather Kovacevich, DVM

Heather Kovacevich, DVM

Dr. Heather Kovacevich (Kovac) received her doctor of veterinary medicine (DVM) degree from the University of Illinois in 2004. She worked at a small animal hospital in North Carolina for seven years before moving back to Southern California, where she was born and raised.
 
She joined the veterinary staff at The Drake Center in 2011. Dr. Kovac is also certified in using Fear Free methods in order to reduce stress and anxiety triggers in patients. 
 
Dr. Kovac is happily married and the mother of two children. She also shares her home with a mixed breed dog named Asia, whom she adopted while in veterinary school.
 
She enjoys dancing, reading, hiking, cooking, volunteering at her church and her kids' school and spending time with her family.