Pet Hospital in Downey, CA



12126 Lakewood Blvd
Downey, CA  90242

(562) 803-1348

Hospital Number: 1229

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  • Banfield Pet Hospital
  • Description
    Downey is home to a wide variety of businesses including shops, restaurants and offices. The Banfield in Downey is located right in the center of the city. We take pride in educating the community in the importance of preventive care. We offer early morning drop-offs for clients as well as late afternoon pick-ups. We have a welcoming team that is very compassionate and eager to partner with our clients to provide the best service to their family. 

    We offer Optimum Wellness Plans® - packages of preventive care services at an affordable price. We believe that prevention and early disease detection will positively impact your pet’s health and lifespan. With proactive health management, you can help ensure the pets you love are receiving the care they deserve.

    The veterinarians and staff at Banfield Downey are ready to provide your pet with optimal veterinary primary care, from wellness exams and vaccines to diagnostics and surgical procedures. Come be a part of our family!

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  • 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 (availability may vary; please call)
    • Optimum Wellness Plans®
    • Canine Genetic Analysis™
    • CareCredit
    • Spanish Language
    • Early Morning Drop-Off Service
    • Interpretation Services
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Ellen Choi


    Dr. Choi attended undergraduate school at UC San Diego studying biology. She went on to obtain her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical rotations at the College of Veterinary Medicine at Kansas State University. During her free time, she enjoys traveling with her husband, hiking and hanging out with her 2 cats, Miranda and Danish, and dog, Trixie. Dr. Choi was born in South Korea but has been a resident of Southern California since she was 15 years old. She is fluent in Korean. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Yhoana Barrera Anguiano


    Dr. Barrera received her bachelor's degree in biology from CSLB and her veterinary degree from Tuskegee University in 2013. She has a dog named Opi and a chinchilla named Everest. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. LaShundra Smith


    Dr. Smith completed her undergraduate studies at Cal State Dominguez Hills and went on to obtain her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine at the historic Tuskegee University in Tuskegee, Alabama. Prior to becoming a veterinarian, Dr. Smith spent many years working with the City of Los Angeles in the animal shelters and has a long history with Banfield having started as a client service coordinator. She strongly believes that client education and preventive medicine substantially extends our time with our pets. When she isn’t caring for pets, she is traveling with her daughter and spending time with her Yorkshire terrier, Gucci. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff


    Practice Manager

    Sandy started with Banfield in 2014 at the Nellis location in Las Vegas, and transferred to the Downey location in 2016. She started as a veterinary assistant, then a shift lead, and is now the practice manager. Being in the animal field was always her end goal, and her love for animals shows by the quality care she advocates in her hospital. More Details >>

    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Rodrigo, RVT

    Veterinary Technician

    Rodrigo has been a veterinary technician for 3 years and obtained his license credentials. He attended Platt College in Anaheim for veterinary technology. He grew up in Pico Rivera and always had a passion for animals and caring for them. Rodrigo is married with one son, and enjoys spending time with them going to parks and on adventures. He has 3 Leopard geckos, 3 dogs, and one cat. He loves what he does as it is his passion to care for animals. More Details >>

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