Michael Aherne

Clinical Associate Professor – Cardiology

Michael Aherne

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences
PO Box 100126
2015 SW 16th Ave
Gainesville, FL  32608-0125
FAX: 352-846-2445


  • DACVIM (Cardiology), American College of Veterinary Medicine, 2017
  • MS (Biomedical and Veterinary Sciences), Virginia Tech, 2017
  • MANZCVS (Small Animal Surgery), Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists, 2012
  • GradDipVetStud, University of Sydney, 2012
  • MVB (Hons 1), University College Dublin, 2008

Advanced Clinical Training

  • Cardiology Residency, Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA, 2017
  • Small Animal Rotating Internship, University Veterinary Teaching Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 2012

Research Interests

  • Congenital Cardiac Disease
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Advanced Cardiac Imaging Techniques