Our Team

The friendly, professional staff at VCA Bolingbrook is made up of dedicated individuals who have made it their mission to help pets live long, healthy lives. To be true to this mission, the hospital team relies on several individuals, each equally important in helping us deliver the best patient and client experience for both you and your pet.

And if things get complicated, we are fortunate to have access to the nation's largest network of VCA veterinarians and board-certified specialists. In a word: TEAMWORK!

Teamwork is a constant in our daily practice. From check-in to check-out, our team of pet lovers work cohesively to create a warm and welcoming experience for both you and your pet.

Want to join our team? Visit our Careers section.

Get to know us. Explore our staff biographies and learn about the people who make our facility an excellent choice for your pet care needs.

paw Team Spotlight
Ilia Medina
DVM Medical Director
Dr. Ilia Medina is a first generation college student from Chicago who earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biochemistry from Bradley University in 2015. Between completing her undergraduate degree and entering veterinary school, Dr. Medina joined the VCA Bolingbrook team in 2015 as a veterinary assistant. Throughout her veterinary school career she would return to VCA Bolingbrook on her breaks and continue working as a veterinary assistant. In May of 2020, Dr. Medina earned her DVM degree from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, becoming the first doctor in her family! Her passions ar...
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Jessica Colemen
Veterinary Assistant Lead
Jessi joined VCA Bolingbrook in November, 2006 as a Kennel Attendant. A year and a half later she became a Receptionist and cross-trained as a Veterinary Assistant. Although she enjoyed interacting and building relationships with the clients, she loved working with the patients even more and in 2009 Jessi became a full time Veterinary Assistant. In August, 2015 Jessi was promoted to Lead Technician and in May, 2016 she was promoted to Technical Supervisor. In her free time, she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her husband and son. She has extra love for all the brachycephalic dog breeds. At home ...
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Our veterinarians are a team of highly trained individuals dedicated to the health and well-being of your pets. Explore our veterinarians' biographies and learn about the individuals who make our hospital an excellent choice for your pet's care.

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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Our teams are united in our common purpose of taking care of the future of veterinary medicine.
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