New Bolton Center Kennett Square, PA
Emergencies & Appointments:
Ryan Hospital Philadelphia, PA
The Primary Care Service at Ryan Hospital provides progressive and evidence-based preventative, basic surgical, and basic medical care to dogs and cats.

Primary Care

What We Offer

The Primary Care Service at Penn Vet provides progressive, evidence-based preventative medicine, and basic surgical care for dogs and cats.

  • We value the emotional wellbeing and welfare of our pets, and therefore use gentle handling techniques with all our patients.
  • As part of a holistic approach, we strive to communicate with our clients clearly and frequently, and involve them in the medical/clinical decision-making process.

Primary Care Services

  • Services Include
    • Preventative care appointments for all life stages
    • Diagnosis and primary management of common diseases
    • Diagnosis and treatment of minor injuries
    • Professional dental cleaning for patients with early periodontal disease
    • Basic surgeries, including spay/neuter procedures, and minor lumps removal
    • Domestic health certificates
    • Placement of microchips

Core Clinical Team

Irit Grader, DVM, DABVP (Feline and Canine)
Assistant Professor, Clinical Primary Care Medicine

Julianne E. Grady, VMD
Clinical Associate, Primary Care Surgery

Kaitlyn Krebs, DVM, DABVP (Canine and Feline)
Assistant Professor, Clinical Primary Care


Getting Prepared for Your Visit

Read about what to expect from your visit.