Dr. Bryan Christinat was born in Rapid City, South Dakota, but has lived in Wichita most of his life. He graduated from Wichita East High School in 1991 and attended Wichita State University and Kansas State University for undergraduate studies. In 1999, he graduated from the Kansas State University School of Veterinary Medicine. He practiced veterinary medicine in a small animal private practice for 1.5 years before coming to Veterinary Emergency & Specialty Hospital in 2001. He has 2 beautiful teenaged daughters that keep him busy. He loves going to sporting events and traveling with his daughters, golfing, and playing poker.