Ayla R. Preston, DVM, MS

   DIPLOMATE, AMERICAN COLLEGE OF VETERINARY EMERGENCY & CRITICAL CARE

   ER/ICU MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Ayla Preston is a 2010 graduate of the Colorado State University College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She completed a Small Animal Medicine and Surgery rotating internship at VCA Alameda East in Denver, CO, followed by a specialty internship in Emergency and Critical Care at BluePearl Veterinary Partners in Tampa, FL.  Dr. Preston then completed her residency in Emergency and Critical Care at Colorado State University in 2015, at which time she also obtained her master’s degree in Clinical Sciences.  She became a Diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care in 2016.  She has particular interests in acute kidney injury, hospital-acquired infection, fluid therapy, polytrauma, postoperative critical care, and exotic animal emergency and critical care.

Dr. Preston originally hails from Tucson, AZ, but has called Colorado home since 2006 (minus her one year away in Florida).  In her free time, she enjoys cooking, gardening, yoga, football (go Broncos!) and spending time with her husband, Bret, and their Golden Retriever, Lola.