Dr. Cristian Tugui, DVM
Education: University of Montreal, 2010 (DVM) and USAMV Bucharest, Romania, 2002 (DVM)
Dr. Tugui (pronounced Toog-wee), originally from Romania, immigrated to Canada 13 years ago. He attended Veterinary College at the University of Montreal and received his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine in 2010. As a Veterinary student, he completed a student externship (in dentistry) at the Canada West Veterinary Specialists and Critical Care Hospital in Burnaby. Dr. Tugui has a passion for dentistry, soft tissue surgery and internal medicine. Upon graduation, he received the American Animal Hospital Association Achievement Award for Excellence in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery.
Dr. Tugui has a broad academic background as well as practical experience in several laboratories and clinical settings. These include three clinics in the Fraser Valley, where he worked in the last seven and a half years, post-graduation.
When he is not at the hospital, you can find Dr. Tugui riding his bicycle or exploring the beautiful outdoors the West Coast has to offer. Dr. Tugui is also multilingual, being fluent in French, English and his native Romanian.