Dr. Gjessing is a graduate of the NC State University College of Veterinary Medicine and has been at Quail Corners since 1991. Dr. Gjessing understands the strong bonds that develop between her clients and their four-legged family members, and strives to keep her patients healthy throughout their entire lives. In particular, Dr. Gjessing embraces the challenge of allowing senior pets to age with dignity. A native of New York, Dr. Gjessing enjoys competing in road cycle races, doing New York Times crossword puzzles, road cycling, gardening, and road cycling. She shares her home with many fur kids and loves every minute of crazy with them.