Vanessa Koehler, D.V.M.

Visiting Doctor
Dr. Koehler is a native of the Chicagoland area, but has lived in 6 states and abroad. After her 1 year experience as a Rotary International Exchange Student in Germany, she was a Division I walk-on student athlete at the University of Miami in Florida, where she earned her BS in Marine Science/Biology. She then worked in chemical oceanography for 2 years, which afforded her some great travel opportunities on research vessels all around the globe (New Zealand, Antarctic Circle, Iceland, Africa, Brazil, and the Caribbean).
Dr. Koehler received her doctorate of veterinary medicine from Ross University in 2007. She completed a rigorous rotating internship Angell Animal Medical Center in Boston, followed by 2 years of postdoctoral surgical training at Animal Hospital Specialty Center in Highlands Ranch and Animal Specialty Group in Los Angeles.
She has published numerous articles in various veterinary journals.
Dr. Koehler enjoys all aspects of veterinary medicine and its constant challenges. Most of all, she enjoys getting to know her clients and patients.
Dr. Koehler has been practicing medicine in Summit County since 2011. When not working, you can often find her enjoying Colorado’s outdoor playground or traveling. She has traveled as far as Fez, Morocco and South Africa for volunteer efforts as well.