Emily Ansel

A Raleigh native, Dr. Emily Ansel received her undergraduate degree in biology from Duke University and her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine from North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Following graduation, she completed a rotating internship in small animal medicine and surgery at the Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine. Not a stranger to VSH, Dr. Ansel completed an externship here while pursing her degree. She enjoys the problem-solving, case variety, and collaboration that embody emergency medicine at VSH.

Dr. Ansel has a special interest in cases involving internal medicine and theriogenology.


There is nothing more fulfilling than helping my patients and their families through critical illness or injury, celebrating each improvement, and sharing in the joy of sending them home.