VCA Crown Hill Animal Hospital

Seattle Veterinarians

We invite you to explore the biographies of our doctors and learn more about them. Our doctors have a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

  • Shuna Cerrato

    Medical Director
    Veterinary School: Washington State University

    Dr. Cerrato (formerly Klaveness) was raised in Northern California on a small hobby farm, and has always loved animals. She earned an undergraduate degree in neuroscience from Oberlin College in ...
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  • Dr. Devra Darley

    Associate Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of California, Davis

    Dr. Darley grew up in California in the San Francisco Bay Area. She completed a bachelor's degree in molecular biology at UCLA, then worked at a biotechnology company in San Diego before attending ...
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  • Brandon Daugherty

    Staff Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: Ohio State University

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  • Heidi Parrish

    Staff Veterinarian
    Veterinary School: University of Tennessee

    Dr. Parrish grew up in Memphis, Tennessee. She received a BA in Biology from Centre College and attended the University of Tennessee for veterinary school. Following graduation, she completed a Rotating ...
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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.