VCA Aspenwood Animal Hospital

Laura Hedlin, DVM, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Iowa State University


Dr. Laura Hedlin graduated from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1997. Upon graduation she worked at a general practice clinic in Iowa for 2 years after which she moved onto Wisconsin where she was at another general practice clinic for 2 years. Dr. Hedlin moved to Denver in 2001 when she joined the VCA Aspenwood family. Dr. Hedlin enjoys working with senior/geriatric patients and assisting their owners in caring for their aging four legged family members. In her time away from the clinic she enjoys road biking, skiing, and spending time in the mountains with her 2 dogs, Beau, a Labrador Retriever and Barron, a Chihuahua. She also has 2 cats at home Bailey, Squirt.


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, please call us immediately. If it is after hours, check with a local animal hospital emergency clinic.

VCA Alameda East Animal Hospital

9770 E. Alameda Ave Denver, CO 80247


Veterinary Referral Center of Colorado

3550 S. Jason St Englewood, CO 80110


Wheat Ridge Animal Hospital

3695 Kipling St Wheat Ridge, CO 80033


Animal Emergency & Specialty Center

17701 Cottonwood Dr Parker, CO 80134