VCA Animal Medical Center

Kat Dorman, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, University of Minnesota


Dr. Engelsma earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology from Colorado State University and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota. After graduating she moved to Seattle to complete a year long internship,fell in love with the Pacific Northwest, and decided to stay. Her special interest include internal medicine, preventive medicine, and client education.

Dr. Engelsma lives in Everett with her two cats: Angelique (a constant source of joy) and Nozomi (a constant source of mayhem). In her free time, she enjoys reading and spending time with friends.


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

In case of emergency during normal business hours, please call us immediately. If you have an emergency outside of our normal business hours, please contact a local emergency animal hospital.