Barbara Bockstahler studied veterinary medicine in Vienna, Austria, where she later headed a joint veterinary practice. In addition to her private practice, she has worked since 1999 at the Acupuncture and Physical Therapy Outpatient Clinic of the Veterinary University of Vienna (VUV), which was originally founded as part of the First Medical University Hospital and later annexed to the Surgery and Ophthalmology Clinic of the VUV in 2000. In the course of her clinical and scientific career Dr. Bockstahler has held numerous lectures in Austria and abroad. Dr. Bockstahler was certified as a Specialist for Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine in 2004 and has conducted intensive research on gait analysis in dogs since 2003.
She can be reached at the Veterinary University of Vienna, Clinic for Surgery and Ophthalmology, Veterinaerplatz 1, 1210 Vienna, Austria.