Dr. Christine E. Bayha was born in Queens but spent most of her life in Bellmore, Long Island where her family currently resides. Dr. Bayha graduated from Mercy College in lower Westchester with a degree in veterinary technology. During and after school, she worked as a licensed veterinary technician at a referral hospital in Mineola and at the Bronx Zoo. Dr. Bayha went on to obtain her DVM from Louisiana State University in 2007. Just out of school, she began practicing at a very busy practice in Queens gaining valuable surgical experience. Her professional interests includes working with rescues and performing surgery. Dr. Bayha shares her home with her children Ellianna, Kemraj, and Phoenix as well as with three dogs, five cats and two guinea pigs. Dr. Bayha likes spending her time off with her family, going to the beach, camping, traveling and horseback riding.