Southern California Veterinary Hospital Becomes Partner Practice 335

Southern California Veterinary Hospital and Animal Skin Clinic in Woodland Hills, California has become VetCor's 335th partner practice, its second location in the Golden State, and its first location in Southern California.

Southern California Veterinary Hospital in Woodland Hills, CAEstablished in 1968, Southern California Veterinary Hospital was purchased by Dr. George Cuellar in 2005. This AAHA-accredited animal hospital has been providing high quality care to companion animals in the Topanga Canyon area for over 50 years.

A 1984 graduate of the University of Georgia, Dr. Cuellar worked at Southern California Veterinary Hospital from 1985 to 1988 before purchasing it 17 years later. He’s a skilled veterinarian who is board-certified in canine and feline practice. Additionally, he’s a member of the AVMA Judicial Council and Co-Chair of the Scientific Program Committee for the Pacific Veterinary Conference (PacVet). His special interests include internal medicine, dermatology, and surgery.

Dr. Cuellar works alongside Drs. Mark Rigoni, Lori Prater, and Karen Kelly. Dr. Rigoni graduated from Oregon State University in 1995 and has worked at Southern California Veterinary Hospital since 1996. Dr. Prater is a Colorado State University graduate who provides veterinary care for Guide Dogs of America and enjoys emergency medicine, gastrointestinal disease, and dentistry. A published author with a variety of veterinary interests, Dr. Kelly is board-certified canine and feline specialist who served as President for the Westside Chapter of the Southern California Veterinary Medical Association (SCVMA) for three years.

The doctors are supported by their hospital manager of over 20 years, Triana Wedemeyer, their assistant hospital manager, Cesar Molina, and a wonderful team of veterinary technicians, veterinary assistants, and receptionists that thrives in a fast paced environment.

Southern California Veterinary Hospital provides their clients with a variety of services, including wellness exams and vaccines, dentistry, radiology, surgery, and more. The SCVH team is comprised of experienced animal health professionals who genuinely love working with pets. Their top priority is getting pets well and keeping them that way.

It’s our pleasure to have partnered with such a well-loved practice. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Cuellar and his team, as well as the clients and patients at Southern California Veterinary Hospital, to the VetCor family!