Dr. Gradilla completed her BA and MS in Industrial / Organizational Psychology from DePaul University in Chicago. After7 years as a human resources professional, she decided to follow her true passion and transitioned to a career in veterinary medicine. Dr. Gradilla graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary medicine and completed a medical and surgical rotating internship in Colorado. She recently finished a 3 year residency program specializing in emergency and critical care in Connecticut.

Dr. Gradilla is passionate about helping critically ill or injured pets – and their people. She is dedicated to excellent patient care and to making diseases processes understandable so family members can make the most appropriate decisions for their pet and situation. She truly loves the collaboration emergency and critical care medicine offers, as well as the bond she forms with her patients and clients.