VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital

Holly Knor, DVM, Staff Veterinarian

DVM, Colorado State University


Dr. Holly Knor was born in Connecticut, and moved to South Florida at the age 5. She began working in the veterinary field when she was 14 and held many different positions from working in the kennel, to receptionist to veterinary technician before becoming a veterinarian.

She moved to Colorado to attend Colorado State University where she received a bachelor's degree in microbiology in 1991 and her degree in veterinary medicine in 1995. Following veterinary school, she completed a one-year internship in small animal medicine and surgery at VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital and has been on staff since 1995.

Her special interests include dentistry and teaching. Dr. Knor volunteers at the Denver Zoo with their veterinary services and in local schools teaching children about animals.

In her spare time Dr. Knor spends quality time with her husband, Brad, leads her daughter's Girl Scout troop, cheers her son on in Tae Kwon Do, and cares for the family's dogs, rabbit, turtle and fish. She also enjoys cycling and snowboarding.


Specialty Care

Sometimes sick or injured pets need the care of a veterinary medical specialist. When that happens, VCA specialty hospitals work closely with the general practitioner veterinarians who refer cases to us in order to provide seamless veterinary care to your pet. When your pet is facing any kind of serious illness or injury, our specialty referral hospitals will provide the compassionate and expert care your beloved pet needs.

Our goal is to make sure that when you and your pet are in need that you have access to board certified specialists who are up to date on the very latest developments in their field. In our state of the art hospitals, our specialists also have access to the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools and techniques from ultrasonography and endoscopy to CAT scans and even MRI.

As part of the VCA family, we have over 83 specialty hospitals across the US and Canada which provide referral specialty care, so there may be one near you. Our specialized services include: behavior, cardiology, critical care, dentistry, dermatology, integrative medicine, internal medicine, neurology, oncology, ophthalmology, radiology, rehabilitation, reproduction, and surgery.

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Emergency Care

Your emergency needs can be met right here at our hospital.
VCA Alameda East Veterinary Hospital provides 24 hour emergency veterinary care, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Emergency veterinarians, veterinary technicians and/or veterinary assistants are on staff 24 hours a day.

Please call us at 303-366-2639. We are located at 9770 East Alameda Ave. Denver, CO 80247.

We provide the highest standard in veterinary emergency and critical care services. We are trained and equipped to perform a variety of emergency surgeries and procedures. We provide the highest standards of pain management. Emergency internal medicine consultations, including full diagnostics, are available.

Please call or come in immediately if you feel your pet is having an emergency or needs after-hours care.