Katie Waisanen, DVM, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine


Dr. Katie Waisanen joined the VCA Aspenwood family on September 3rd 2013. Dr. Katie Waisanen graduated from Shippensburg Universtiy in Pennsylvania with a Masters of Science in Biology in 2008, where her research focused on box turtle behavior.  She then moved to Virginia for veterinary school and graduated from the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine in 2012.  After graduation, Dr. Waisanen worked as a samll animal veterinarian in southern Virginia until moving to Denver August 2013.  She has special interests in exotic pet medicine and surgery, neurology, and emergency medicine.  Away from work, Dr. Waisanen enjoys antiques as well as home and car repair projects.  At home, she has a crazy crew of pugs, cats and two pug and cat herding border collies.