VCA Veterinary Specialists of Northern Colorado

Doctors Overview

We invite you to explore the biographies of our veterinarians and staff at Veterinary Specialists of Northern Colorado and learn more about us.  Our hospital's team of doctors and staff are compassionate and highly trained veterinary professionals and specialists who are ready to assist you and your per whenever a health concern presents itself.  As you will see in our biography section, our staff has a wide variety of backgrounds and interests, but above all, a love of animals and providing the very best care for them.

                           The Staff of Veterinary Specialists of Northern Colorado

  • Jessica Barrera

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Colorado State University
    Certifications: DACVS
    Departments: Surgery

    Originally from western Montana, Dr. Barrera received her undergraduate degree from the University of Miami. She then returned to the west and obtained her DVM from Colorado State University in 2006.

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Allison Bradley

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Texas A&M University
    Certifications: DACVIM
    Departments: Internal Medicine

    Dr. Bradley grew up in Albuquerque, NM and received her undergraduate degree from Rice University in Houston, Texas. After graduating summa cum laude from veterinary school at Texas A & M University

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Ronald Bright

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Ohio State University
    Certifications: DACVS
    MS, Colorado State University
    Departments: Surgery

    Dr. Bright is a graduate of the Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine and completed a Master's degree at Colorado State University. His residency training in small animal surgery,

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Wendy Fleischman

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Cornell University
    Certifications: DACVIM

    Dr. Fleischman is very much a cool Coloradan on the outside wrapped around a to-the-point New York filling.  Originally from New York, Dr. Fleischman received her Bachelor of Science degree

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Michael Green

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Colorado State University
    Certifications: DACVS
    Departments: Surgery

    Dr. Mike Green is a Colorado native and is lucky enough to have grown up in Gunnison where fishing and hiking were amongst favorite activities.  Following graduation from CSU Veterinary College

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Amy Komitor

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, Colorado State University
    Certifications: DACVIM/Neurology
    Departments: Neurology

    Dr. Amy Komitor is a Colorado native and a 2008 veterinary graduate of Colorado State University. She followed her graduation with a rotating internship at the VCA West Los Angeles Animal Hospital. 

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Meredith Sherrill

    Veterinary Specialist
    DVM, University of Missouri
    Certifications: DACVIM
    Departments: Internal Medicine

    Dr. Meredith Sherrill grew up in the Midwest and received an undergraduate degree in Biology from Washington University in St. Louis. She attended Iowa State University for veterinary school where

    ...
    Read Full Biography

  • Susan Wight

    Associate Veterinarian
    DVM, Colorado State University
    Departments: Emergency/Critical Care

    Dr. Wight has been with VCA Veterinary Specialists (emergency service) since 1996, almost since its inception. She graduated from Colorado State University in 1985 with a BS (high distinction) in

    ...
    Read Full Biography
CLOSE CLOSE

General Practice

We have over 600 animal hospitals in 41 states and 4 Canadian provinces that are staffed by more than 3,000 fully-qualified, dedicated and compassionate veterinarians, with more than 400 being board-certified specialists.

The nationwide VCA family of general practice hospitals give your pet the very best in medical care, providing a full range of general medical and surgical services as well as specialized treatments such as wellness, spay/neuter, advanced diagnostic services (MRI/CT Scan), internal medicine, oncology, ophthalmology, dermatology, cardiology, neurology, boarding, and grooming. Services may vary by location.

Our family of pet hospitals stands out by delivering the greatest resources in order provide the highest quality care available for your pets. By maintaining the highest standards of pet health care available anywhere, we emphasize prevention as well as healing. We provide continuing education programs to our doctors and staff and promote the open exchange of professional knowledge and expertise. And finally, we have established a consistent program of procedures and techniques, proven to be the most effective in keeping pets healthy.

Find a VCA General Care Animal Hospital near you:

 

See all VCA Animal Hospitals >

CLOSE CLOSE

Emergency Care

We are available 24/7 for emergencies.

Please remain calm and call (970) 278-0668 to get advice on your pet's particular situation. We will give you instructions on how to handle your pet while enroute and give you directions to the hospital. Be aware that even a loving pet, when injured and scared, may try to bite. If in doubt, gently place a towel or blanket over the head making sure to provide good air circulation for breathing. This will help settle the animal.

What Is An Emergency?

Bring your pet in to see us if any of the following occur:

  • Difficulty breathing
  • Unstoppable bleeding
  • Inability to urinate/defecate
  • Heatstroke
  • Bloated/distended abdomen
  • Inability to deliver kittens or puppies
  • Loss of balance, unconsciousness, or seizure
  • Pain
  • Major trauma/Injury
  • Shock
  • Poisoning
  • Vomiting and/or diarrhea
  • Lameness
  • Eye injuries, sudden blindness, cloudiness or abnormal discharge.
  • Allergic reactions
  • Diabetic issues
  • Severe lethargy
  • Temperature greater than 104�F
  • Anything else that concerns you
CLOSE CLOSE