VCA Thornton Animal Hospital

Lucia Miller, DVM, Associate Veterinarian

DVM, Colorado State University


Dr. Miller practiced veterinary medicine in the Denver area since 1985. The majority of that time, Dr. Miller had been with All Creatures Animal Hospital which became part of the Firehouse family in 2006, and continued on when Firehouse became part of the VCA team. Lucia and her family have lived in Thornton since 1989. She is very happy to be a part of the VCA Thornton team and serve the community in which she lives. Dr. Miller received her MA in counseling from the University of Colorado and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University. During her senior year, she was inducted into the Honor Society of Veterinary Medicine at CSU. Dr. Miller is an active member of AVMA, CVMA and the DAVMS. Dr. Miller lives with her husband Jeff and their daughter Sarah. The Miller family enjoys the company of their two dogs; Fancy and Pepper and cat; Stewie.


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.