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Caroline Fina

European Specialist in Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging

Caroline Fina
Caroline Fina DEDV DipECVDI MRCVS Head of Service – Diagnostic Imaging

Caroline graduated from the National Veterinary School of Alfort, Paris in 2009, and subsequently completed a rotating internship in small animals and a diagnostic imaging internship in the same university. She then completed a diagnostic imaging residency at the University of Ghent, Belgium in 2016 and gained the ECVDI Diploma in February 2017.

Caroline joined the referral team at Pride Veterinary Centre in October 2016. Caroline is passionate about all aspects of veterinary diagnostic imaging, and her areas of clinical interest include radiography, thoracic and abdominal CT, contrast-enhanced ultrasound, and CT angiography.

In her spare time, Caroline enjoys travelling and spending time with family and friends.


Orts-Porcar M, Ororbia A, Fina C, Herrería-Bustillo VJ, Gómez-Martín N, Barreiro-Vázquez JD, González-Rellán S, Anselmi C. Oesophageal pneumatosis: computed tomographic characteristics in three dogs (2018-2021). Vet Med Sci. 2022; 8(6):2382-2389.

De Laet N, Fina C, Dhumeaux M, Hrovat A. Diagnostic imaging findings in a referral population of dogs diagnosed with immune-mediated haemolytic anaemia: 50 cases (2015-2018). J Small Anim Pract. 2022; 63(12):890-896.

Vallefuoco R,., Bird F.,Gordo I.,Brissot H., Fina C.J. Titanium mesh osteosynthesis for the treatment of severely comminuted maxillofacial fractures in four dogs. Journal of Small Animal Practice 2021; 62(10): 903‐910.

Barge Carmona P., Fina C.J., Mortier J.R., Jones I.D. CT findings in five dogs with surgically confirmed colonic torsion. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2020; 61(2), 190‐196.

Dye C., Fina C.J. and Brissot H. Distal oesophageal sphincter achalasia in a Labrador retriever with polypoid mucosal hypertrophy and pyloric stenosis. The Canadian Veterinary Journal 2019; 60(11):1183‐1188.

Mortier, J.R., Fina C.J., Edery, E., White, C.L. and Dhumeaux, M.P. Computed tomographic findings in three dogs naturally infected with Crenosoma vulpis. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2018; 59(1), 27‐31.

Van Dyck R., Fina C., Buresova E. De Paepe D., De Wilde H. and Daminet S. Successful management of a solitary simple renal cyst in a dog. Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 2018; 87(30), 134‐138.

Rossi, F., Fina, C., Stock, E., Vanderperren, K., Duchateau, L. and Saunders, J.H. Effect of sedation on contrast‐enhanced ultrasonography of the spleen in healthy dogs. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2016; 57(3), 276‐281.

Fina, C., Vignoli, M., Terragni, R., Rossi, F., Wisner, E. and Saunders, J.H., Computed tomographic characteristics of eosinophilic pulmonary granulomatosis in five dogs. Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 2014; 55(1), 16‐22.

Oral Presentations

Posporis C., Minguez JJ., Fina C.J., Herrmann A., Wessmann A. Mycobacteral epidural pyogranulomatous steatitis in a cat. 2021, 33rd ECVN‐ESVN Annual Symposium (online, poster).

Orts‐Porcar M., Ororbia A., Fina C.J., Herrería‐Bustillo V.J., Gómez‐Martín N., Barreiro‐Vásquez J.D., González‐Rellán S., Anselmi C. Oesophageal pneumatosis: Computed tomographic characteristics in three dogs. 2021, EAVDI‐BID congress (online).

De Laet N., Fina C.J., Dhumeaux M., Hrovat A. Diagnostic imaging findings in a referral population of dogs diagnosed with immune‐mediated haemolytic anaemia. 2019, 29th Annual ECVIM‐CA Congress, Milano, Italy.

Barge Carmona P., Fina C.J. Mortier J., Jones I.D. CT findings in dogs with surgically confirmed colonic torsion. 2019, EAVDI‐BID meeting, Birmingham, UK.

White C., Mortier J., Fina C.J., Edery E., Dhumeaux M. Computed tomographic findigs in three dogs naturally infected with Crenosoma vulpis. 2017, EVDI Annual meeting, Verona, Italy.

Fina C., Rossi F, Stock E., Vanderperren K., Duchateau L., Saunders J. Effect of sedation on contrast‐enhanced ultrasonography of the spleen in healthy dogs. 2014, EVDI Annual meeting, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

Fina C., Vignoli M., Rossi F., Wisner E., Saunders J. Computed tomographic findings of pulmonary eosinophilic granulomas in dogs. 2013, 78th International SCIVAC Congress, Rimini, Italy.