Jessica Rychel, DVM, Diplomate American College of Veterinary Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, cVMA CCRP
Dr. Jessica Rychel works as both a rehabilitation veterinarian and an emergency vet at VERH. Dr. Rychel attended Colorado State University to receive her degree in veterinary medicine, and went on to become board certified in veterinary sports medicine and rehabilitation (DACVSMR). Dr. Rychel also has certifications and training in medical veterinary acupuncture, medical massage, small animal rehabilitation, and pain management. She is passionate about rehab, and returning animals to functional, active, happy pets. Her special interests include feline acupuncture and rehab, treatment of osteoarthritis, supplement and nutrition management and wound management. Dr. Rychel serves as the director of rehab services at VERH.
Dr. Rychel loves to spend time in the mountains! Whether summer or winter she loves skiing, hiking and just being outdoors with her dogs. Yoga is also a particularly favorite activity for Jessica, as it helps keep her in shape for all that up and down off the floor with her rehab patients!