Veterinarians
in Signal Hill, CA

Signal Hill

Signal Hill

2550 Cherry Ave
Signal Hill, CA  90755

(562) 427-7122

Hospital Number: 0096

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  • Description
    The Banfield Pet Hospital in Signal Hill, CA is home to professional and caring veterinarians who are ready to help you and your pet live a long, happy life together. At Banfield, you can be confident that we will treat your pet with the care and respect that a beloved member of your family deserves. Each pet that comes into our veterinary office is treated like our own pet.
     
    Banfield Pet Hospital in the Signal Hill area of Long Beach is located on Cherry Ave. We are open 7 days a week for your convenience. Whether you need a checkup for a new puppy, vaccinations for your cat, or nutritional advice for a more exotic pet, you can turn to us. We are your partners in pet health care.
     
    For tips on keeping your pet happy and healthy at home, visit the Banfield pet health library. Our experts have collected their tips on pet nutrition, socialization, preventive care and more. You'll find a wealth of resources designed to help keep your pet in top-shape, year-round here at Banfield.
     
    Sign up for the Banfield.com newsletter today and receive special, exclusive offers and tips! Membership at Banfield is completely free and enables you to schedule appointments online and access member-only areas of the site. When you visit Banfield Pet Hospital in Signal Hill, California, ask about our Optimum Wellness Plans®, which help make routine pet health care and procedures affordable.
     
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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
    • Interpretation Services
  • Team
    Banfield Pet Hospital Staff

    Dr. Cristina Smith

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Cristina Smith received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Iowa State University in 2011, and her Bachelor of Science degree from Cal State Long Beach. She has been at the Signal Hill location since 2011. A native to Southern California, Dr. Smith grew up in Ventura County and now resides in the city she loves, Long Beach. She is married with a baby daughter and two Chihuahuas. Dr. Smith appreciates preventive care medicine and strengthening the human animal bond. Her hobbies include family nature walks and adventures, story time, trips to the farmers market, dinners out, and wine. More Details >>

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    Dr. Angela Watson

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Angela Watson graduated from Tuskegee University in 2012 and joined the Banfield team after completing her internship in large animal medicine and surgery. She originally hails from the DC/Maryland area, loves Chesapeake Bay blue crabs, and the Washington Redskins. Dr. Watson loves getting to know her clients and patients and sharing her passion for preventive medicine with them. When she is not caring for patients at work, she enjoys traveling the world and her goal is to see the world's most amazing beaches. More Details >>

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    Dr. Christian Paxton

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Christian Paxton is a Southern California native who received his Bachelor of Science degree at Cal Poly Pomona with a concentration in animal science/pre-vet. He went on to complete his first three years of the Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree at St. George's University School of Veterinary Medicine in 2016, with his clinical year rotations being completed at Auburn University School of Veterinary Medicine. Originally from Corona, California, Dr. Paxton now lives in Huntington Beach and enjoys spending time with his two adopted beagles, scuba diving, surfing, and working on his 1969 Volkswagen Bus. Dr. Paxton splits his professional interests between both medicine and surgery equally. More Details >>

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    Dr. Jessica Campbell

    Veterinarian

    Dr. Jessica Campbell hails from southern California and earned her bachelor's degree from San Francisco State University. She received her DVM from Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine and completed her clinical year at Iowa State University. Dr. Campbell has a passion for preventive care and is dedicated to meeting the needs of both pets and their humans. In her free time, you can find her running around with her kids at the park or beach. Dr. Campbell enjoys karaoke, eating good food, and spending time with her family, including their elderly pittie, Piper, and their spicy little calico, Uncle Millie. More Details >>

    Malerie Moore

    Shift Lead

    Malerie started with Banfield in Charleston, SC in 2016. She is originally from Kansas City and has lived in 5 different states. She moved to Long Beach, CA in 2018 with her husband, Chris, and 4 cats. When she isn't taking care of pets at home or work, Malerie enjoys traveling, and attending concerts and other local events. More Details >>

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    Diane Karlyn

    Veterinary Assistant

    Diane started working as a veterinary assistant in 1989, and then became a stay at home mom for 10 years. She rejoined the veterinary field in 1999 working in private practice with 2 hospitals until 2005 when she semi retired to home school her then high school aged kids. She once again jumped back into veterinary medicine with Banfield Signal Hill in April 2016, where she remains today! Diane has 4 dogs, Reggie, Hubba, Wiz and Chico, and an African grey named Leela. More Details >>

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    Monica Stevens

    Client Service Coordinator

    Monica started working with Banfield in 2015 at the Huntington Beach location and transferred to Signal Hill in 2016. She has an associate's degree in natural sciences and mathematics, and will complete her Bachelor of Science degree in biology at Cal State Long Beach in 2020. She has two dogs, Ozzie and Jellie Bean, and two snakes! More Details >>

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