Emilia Agrafojo, DVM — Co-Chief of Staff
Dr. Emilia Agrafojo ("Dr. A") joined Linwood Animal Hospital in 1999 after graduation from the Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine. One of her Tufts' professors recommended Linwood Animal Hospital to her, saying that she thought it would be a perfect fit – she was right!
Dr. Agrafojo's professional interests include feline medicine, physical therapy laser treatment, and compassionate palliative medicine. Her professional organizations include the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association (MVMA), and the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP).
Dr. A lives with her family of several special-needs kitties and one very understanding husband. Her leisure interests include jewelry-making, yoga, attending science fiction conventions, and planning trips to Disney World (sometimes she even takes them!).
Daniel Rice, DVM
Dr. Daniel Rice joined the Linwood Animal Hospital team in 2018. He earned an undergraduate degree from Union College in upstate New York, while working as an assistant at a veterinary hospital. After graduation he worked his way to earning a DVM degree from Tufts University Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine.
Dr. Rice enjoys working together with families to find the best solutions for all of their animals’ needs, while providing individualized care for every animal’s unique obstacles. His professional interests include general medicine and soft-tissue surgery, dermatology, nutrition and behavior.
Victoria Vasilakis, DVM
Dr. Victoria Vasilakis joined the Linwood Animal Hospital team in December 2018. She grew up in Andover and currently resides in Chelmsford, Massachusetts. She received an undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts Amherst and earned a DVM degree from the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University. Prior to joining the Linwood Animal Hospital team, Dr. Vasilakis practiced at the North Andover Haverhill Animal Hospital. Her special interests include general medicine, internal medicine, and cardiology.
In her spare time, Dr. Vasilakis enjoys cooking, hiking, and staying active. She also shares her home with two cats and two birds.