Edward R. Eisner, DVM, Veterinary Dentist

(Previously operating as Denver Veterinary Dental Service)

located at

VCA Highlands Ranch Animal Specialty and Emergency CenteR

5640 County Line Place, Suite 1

Highlands Ranch, CO 80126

303-740-9595 AND 303-759-4728


Dr. Edward R. Eisner, D.V.M.

The Veterinary Dentist


Dr. Edward R. Eisner is an internationally recognized leader in the field of Veterinary Dentistry. He graduated from Cornell University and has been practicing in the Denver area since 1964. He opened and operated the Campus Veterinary Clinic from 1971 to 2003, and began accepting dental referral cases in 1983, through his specialty practice, Denver Veterinary Dental Service. He has been actively involved with three national veterinary dental associations since their inceptions, serving as president of the American Veterinary Dental College, and the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry. Dr. Eisner was in the first group of veterinarians board-certified as Veterinary Dentists in 1989. Dr. Eisner has lectured on veterinary dentistry both nationally and internationally and is the co-author of the textbook, Veterinary Dental Techniques. He served on the Colorado Board of Veterinary Medicine from 1998 to 2006 and was president of the board 2005-2006. He is currently the president of the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation, actively participating in its Veterinary Dentists Without Borders program and travels to zoos and wild animal sanctuaries in North America. Dr. Eisner is happy to accept dental referrals from the Rocky Mountain region.

Dr. Eisner is available for speaking and continuing education engagements, including staff training at veterinary practices. Please contact him at dog2thdoc@gmail.com for more information.


Kathy Pershing

Certified Veterinary Technician

Trudy Howerter

Certified Veterinary Technician

Kathy is also a Certified Veterinary Technician and graduated from Bel-Rea Institute in September, 2002. She joined the dental team in February, 2004. She has a houseful of pets including 2 dogs Smokie, a Chinese Crested-Corgi mix, and Teddie, a Maltese-Poodle mix; and 3 cats, Madison, Samson, and Tori Belle. Kathy’s hobbies include remodeling her home, travel and scrapbooking. 

Trudy has been a member of the dental team since December, 2003. She is a Certified Veterinary Technician who graduated from Bel-Rea Institute of Animal Technology in Denver. She is also a native of Houston, Texas and graduated from Texas A&M with a degree in Zoology.  She has 3 cats: Louie, Elvis, and Willie. Her hobbies include reading and outdoor activities, such as swimming, skiing, camping and traveling.