Veterinarians
in Long Beach, CA

Long Beach

Long Beach

7631 Carson Blvd
Long Beach, CA  90808

(562) 496-3338

Hospital Number: 0112

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  • Description
    When you’re a resident of Long Beach, it can be easy to lose yourself in a lifestyle that promotes a more laid back air. Pets are huge fans of that lifestyle as well, one that promotes stress free living and a lot of outdoor activities. A huge part of allowing your pets to enjoy your Long Beach existence alongside you is being an active partner in their overall health and well-being. Banfield Pet Hospital of Long Beach is ready to help you and your pet reach a happy, active balance.
     
    Banfield has spent over 50 years building partnerships with pet owners across the nation, partnerships that result in the best possible health for pets nationwide.
     
    Whether your pet is in need of a routine check-up or emergency surgery, our staff will do everything that they can to keep your pet in the best health possible. Long Beach’s Banfield is the trusted go-to for all things pet health related, ensuring that your pet receives the best health care available when they need it most. Banfield’s extensive vaccination list is second to none, as are all of the other options and services available to pet owners in Long Beach.
     
    Banfield Pet Hospital is always accepting new pet patients and walk-in visits. Don’t forget to ask our staff about the Optimum Wellness Plan® options we offer to our Long Beach guests.
     
    Have you visited this location? Then please submit your review to Banfield Pet Hospital.

  • Services

    Services Offered at this Location

    • Vaccinations
    • Comprehensive Exams
    • Parasite Control
    • General Dentistry
    • General Surgery
    • Skin Care
    • Geriatrics & Pediatrics
    • Spays & Neuters
    • Drop Off Services
    • Giardia Testing
    • Microchipping
    • Digital Radiography
    • In-House Laboratory Diagnostics
    • In-House & Online Pharmacy
    • Nutrition Consultation
    • Behavior Consultation
    • Personalized Client Web Portal and Mobile App
    • Urgent Care (see operating hours)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • Care Credit
  • Team

    Dr. Wu

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Wu graduated from UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine and has been a veterinarian at Banfield Long Beach since 2012. She has a terrier mix, Lilah, and 3 cats, Oscar, Junior and Peaches. More Details >>

    Dr. Forsythe

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Forsythe relocated from Sonoma, California to Long Beach to be closer to his two college-aged kids. He lives with his English bulldog, Twiggy, Chihuahua, Cleo, as well as a cat and a snake. His hobbies include skating, swimming and travel. Dr. Forsythe is really happy to be part of Banfield Long Beach because he really believes in wellness and preventive care - this is the smartest thing you could ever do for your pet. More Details >>

    Arlee Birenbaum

    Practice Manager

    Arlee has been with Banfield since 2007 and has worked in many different roles with the practice. Starting as a Kennel Assistant and working up to Practice Manger, a role she has been in since 2010. Arlee currently works at both the Long Beach and Costa Mesa locations and loves being able to work with two fantastic teams. Arlee's passion is educating clients on preventive health care for pets and developing future leaders in our practice. When Arlee is not at work, she enjoys spending time with her dogs, Shooter and The Dude, and cat, Ron Artest. More Details >>

    Monicaela

    Veterinary Technician

    Monique started at Banfield as a PetCare Assistant and worked her way up. She completed the RVT program at Mt. San Antonio College and has been a Registered Veterinary Technician since 2009. She considers herself an advocate of preventive care and client education, and enjoys teaching team members. Her interests include dentistry, anesthesia and small animal physical rehab. She hopes to obtain her VTS certification for small animal physical rehabilitation someday. Mutts and senior pets hold a special place in Monique's heart and she encourages people to adopt and support animal rescue organizations. During her free time, she plays or hikes with her two dogs, Yumi and Chuck, both rescues. She also loves photography, coloring books and traveling. Netflix, chocolates, popcorn and wine make her happy. More Details >>

    Angelica

    Shift Lead/Veterinary Assistant

    Angelica has been in the veterinary field for over 6 years, working her way as an intern to shift lead/veterinary assistant. She has always loved pets and wanted to make a career out of helping animals. Angelica has 3 pets, a 14-year-old Chihuahua named Prin, a 7-year-old Chihuahua named Chico and a 5-year-old cat named Milo. They are the loves of her life. Her goal is to become a RVT and will hopefully come true in 2017! More Details >>

    Orin

    Veterinary Assistant

    Orin has been a part of our Banfield team since July 2014. Orin graduated from California Polytechnic University, Pomona with a Bachelor of Science degree in animal science/pre-veterinary focus. His love and passion for the welfare of animals has been guiding him since childhood. Orin has a dog, six cats, three geckos, a turtle and a tank full of fish. He truly values the relationships that he has with his Banfield coworkers, their loving clients, and all pets brought in for care. More Details >>

    Amal

    Veterinary Assistant/Client Service Coordinator

    Amal joined the Banfield Long Beach family in September 2015 as a client services coordinator and now as a veterinary assistant. She has loved working with animals for most of her life, fostering and finding forever homes for pets in need, along with the help of her family. She enjoys spending time hiking with her 1-year-old husky, Akela, 9-year-old Pomeranians, Amie and Poe, a Snowshoe named Tom Hardy, and Elenor, her 8-year-old Chinchilla. Taking her love of animals a step further, she set off to study veterinary medicine in Mexico, most recently graduating from IICV, UNAM. She hopes to one day obtain her veterinary license and continue growing in the field she loves. More Details >>

    Melissa

    Shift Lead/Client Service Coordinator

    Melissa has been with Banfield since May 2013. She started as a client service coordinator and has now become a shift lead. Melissa enjoys her time making sure clients are receiving great customer service and pets are receiving the care they need in a timely manner. It is a goal of hers to continue to lead care forward through hard work and dedication. Melissa graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a bachelor degree in healthcare administration. She is grateful for this wonderful opportunity to utilize her skills and knowledge to help pets and their owners alike. More Details >>

    Monica

    Client Service Coordinator

    Monica has been an animal lover her whole life. When she was a little girl, she always begged her family for stuffed animals instead of dolls. Pound puppies were ESPECIALLY her favorite. Currently, Monica is in college pursuing her major in biology. On her days off, she loves having game nights with friends and family or heading over to Disneyland. More Details >>

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