Dr. Witsil completed her veterinary degree at Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine (Virginia Tech). Before pursuing advanced training in emergency and critical care, she worked as an ER clinician in private practice. Dr. Witsil then completed an emergency/critical care specialty internship at Colorado State University (CSU) followed by a residency in private practice in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She has been actively engaged in the field of emergency and critical care medicine through her work on the clinic floor, providing continuing education lectures at regional and national conferences, as well as contributing and reviewing for the Journal of Emergency and Critical Care. Dr. Witsil has advanced training in mechanical ventilation, invasive monitoring, endoscopic foreign body removal, and emergent soft tissue surgery. She enjoys the challenge and diversity of emergency and critical care medicine and is excited to join the team at Veterinary Referral Associates.