Our Team

VCA Aurora Animal Hospital offers a full spectrum of specialty services across numerous veterinary disciplines, including Cardiology, Dermatology, Emergency and Critical Care, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Medical Oncology, Radiology, Radiation Oncology and Surgery. The breadth of our services ensures that every patient receives the highest quality and most comprehensive veterinary care available. Our specialty departments are staffed by caring specialists with years of advanced training and experience, and they are dedicated to helping your pet become well again.

We invite you to explore the biographies of our Referral Center veterinarians and staff to learn more about them. Our hospital's team of doctors and staff are highly trained and experienced professionals, ready to assist you and your pet whenever a health problem arises. Additionally, our team of doctors work together on a daily basis to ensure that every patient under our care receives the most thorough and up-to-date care possible. As you will see in our biography section, our staff has a wide variety of backgrounds and interests, but, above all, a love of animals and a desire to provide the very best care for them.

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Terry Medinger
DVM, MS, DACVIM Medical Director

Terry Medinger, graduated from Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1986 and was in private practice in the Chicagoland area for 3 years. He completed a small animal internal medicine residency/Master's Degree program at Kansas State University and became board certified in 1992. In addition to providing state-of-the-art medical care for patients with complex diseases, Dr. Medinger performs advanced diagnostic procedures including  endoscopy, bronchoscopy, rhinoscopy and cystoscopy. Dr. Medinger also performs therapeutic placement of tracheal and urethral stents and oversees the radioacti...

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Veterinarian Support

Our technicians and support team members are all gentle animal lovers who treat your pets with the compassion and respect they deserve. Explore our support team members' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital such a good choice for your pet's care.


The hospital administration team consists of management personnel who oversee all staff members, hospital activities and the facilities. Together, they keep the hospital running smoothly, ensuring quality patient care and excellent client service. From the moment you check in, our administrative staff is here to deliver the best possible experience to you and your pet before, during and after your visit.
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