dr wilfredo barrios dvm catDr. Wilfredo Barrios, our Chief of Staff, attended the University of Mexico where he received a degree in Veterinary Medicine in 1983. He is a member of the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) as well as the Connecticut Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA).

In addition to dogs and cats, Dr. Barrios enjoys working with and treating ferrets, birds, reptiles, rabbits, rodents, and guinea pigs. He has a special interest is ferret preventative medicine and surgery. Among his many ferret patients, he also treats all of the shelter and foster ferrets owned by the Ferret Association of Connecticut (F.A.C.T.).

dr norma sidorak cat dvm 200pxDr. Norma Sidorak joined the East Hartford Animal Clinic team in September 2006. She obtained her Veterinary Technician certification at Cedar Valley College while studying Veterinary Medicine at San Marcos University in Peru, where she then received her DVM degree in September 2013.

It’s clear to all who know Dr. Sidorak that she became a veterinarian for all the right reasons. Her love and concern for animals is undeniable, and her calm, gentle manner calms even the most fearful pet and instills confidence in her human clients.

Dr. Sidorak has three cats: Mr. Magoo, Mr. Potato Head, and Stella. In her free time, she enjoys reading, and spending time with her family and friends.