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Santa Monica Pet Medical Veterinarians

MARY ISAACS, DVM Dr. Isaacs joined Santa Monica Pet Medical Center’s veterinary staff as Medical Director in 2011.  Born and raised in Santa Monica, she received her Bachelor’s degree in biology from UCLA and her DVM from UC Davis in 1980.  She came to us from Veterinary Medical Center in Studio City.  She brings a depth of experience to our staff from years of managing her own practice. Dr. Isaacs often brings her parrot, Muku, to work with her.  You may have heard him, he’s very vocal!  Her interests include mountain biking, traveling, cooking and eating interesting food.
ANTHONY GEORGE, DVM, Veterinarian & Certified Acupuncturist Dr. George has been with Santa Monica Pet Medical Center since 1991.  He grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology from U.C. Davis in 1986.  He continued to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from U.C. Davis in 1990.  In addition to practicing general western medicine and surgery. Dr. George has a special interest in traditional Chinese medicine and is certified by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.  He is also a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, and has traveled to China with members of the Chi Institute to enhance his knowledge of traditional Chinese medicine.
MICHAEL YUAN, VMD Dr. Yuan joined our veterinary team in 2004.  He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania's Veterinary Program, receiving his Veterinary Medical Doctoral degree in 1997.  Dr. Yuan made his way back to his native Southern California after first practicing in Reno, Nevada.  Currently, he and his wife are owned by two cats.  Their life with cats inspired him to create a comic strip called Cat Boxes, which you can find at: Catboxes.comicdish.com.  In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, hiking and playing poker.  Dr. Yuan has developed a keen interest in Veterinary Dentistry and has started expanding his skills in this area.  He is now our “dental expert”.
ANNIE HERNANDEZ, DVM Dr. Hernandez has been with Santa Monica Pet Medical Center since 1999.  She is a native of the San Fernando Valley.  Dr. Hernandez earned her Bachelor of Science from Stanford University and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from University of Illinois in 1998.  Dr. Hernandez practiced for one year in Durham, North Carolina before returning to Southern California and joining SMPMC.  Dr. Hernandez is our resident ultrasonographer. During her time with us, she has attended hundreds of hours in ultrasound training and really enjoys this aspect of radiology.  In her spare time she enjoys skiing, working out and taking care of her daughter.
RESHMA BIJLANI DVM Dr. Reshma Bijlani grew up in the San Fernando Valley and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, San Diego where she obtained degrees in Animal Physiology/Neuroscience and Political Science.She then moved to London, England for veterinary school at the Royal Veterinary College. After receiving her veterinary degree, Dr. Bijlani completed a rotating medicine and surgery internship at Blue Pearl Veterinary Specialists in New York City. She returned to Los Angeles a few years ago to be closer to her family, enjoy the weather and practice veterinary medicine. She enjoys building relationships with her clients and their furry family members.  In her free time she loves reading, going to movies, hanging out with her rescue dog  Finn, traveling, and exploring exotic cuisines and animals.
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HELENE TOLLIVER DVM Dr. Tolliver is a new addition to the SMPMC team, but not new to Santa Monica and the Westside. After commuting on the 101/405 freeways for the past 8 years to the valley, she is excited to work close to home at SMPMC. Dr. Tolliver received her Bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of California Davis in 2007.  She completed a rigorous internship at Pet Care in Santa Rosa after graduation. She followed her passion for emergency medicine working as an emergency clinician for 4 years. After many sleepless overnight shifts, Dr. Tolliver returned to general practice and especially loves internal medicine. Dr. Tolliver is an active member of the CMVA House of Delegates promoting the practice of veterinary medicine as a representative for Southern California. She is also a member of the AVMA and SCVMA. When not working as a veterinarian, Dr. Tolliver is a mom, wife and pet parent. She can be found running around LA with her husband (also a local veterinarian), daughter and two rescue dogs, Mango and Lemon. She loves listening to KCRW, riding the Expo line to the Natural History Museum and traveling to the mountains of California, especially Yosemite and Sequoia National Park.
Santa Monica Veterinarians Mary Isaacs DVM, Anthony George DVM, Michael Yuan DVM, Annie Hernandez DVM, Reshma Bijlani DVM, Amelia Harris DVM, Helene Tolliver DVM,
Santa Monica Pet Medical Veterinarians
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MARY ISAACS, DVM Dr. Isaacs joined Santa Monica Pet Medical Center’s veterinary staff as Medical Director in 2011.  Born and raised in Santa Monica, she received her Bachelor’s degree in biology from UCLA and her DVM from UC Davis in 1980.  She came to us from Veterinary Medical Center in Studio City.  She brings a depth of experience to our staff from years of managing her own practice. Dr. Isaacs often brings her parrot, Muku, to work with her.  You may have heard him, he’s very vocal!  Her interests include mountain biking, traveling, cooking and eating interesting food.
ANTHONY GEORGE, DVM, Veterinarian & Certified Acupuncturist Dr. George has been with Santa Monica Pet Medical Center since 1991.  He grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology from U.C. Davis in 1986.  He continued to receive his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from U.C. Davis in 1990.  In addition to practicing general western medicine and surgery. Dr. George has a special interest in traditional Chinese medicine and is certified by the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.  He is also a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, and has traveled to China with members of the Chi Institute to enhance his knowledge of traditional Chinese medicine.
MICHAEL YUAN, VMD Dr. Yuan joined our veterinary team in 2004.  He is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania's Veterinary Program, receiving his Veterinary Medical Doctoral degree in 1997.  Dr. Yuan made his way back to his native Southern California after first practicing in Reno, Nevada.  Currently, he and his wife are owned by two cats.  Their life with cats inspired him to create a comic strip called Cat Boxes, which you can find at: Catboxes.comicdish.com.  In his spare time, he enjoys cooking, hiking and playing poker.  Dr. Yuan has developed a keen interest in Veterinary Dentistry and has started expanding his skills in this area.  He is now our “dental expert”.
ANNIE HERNANDEZ, DVM Dr. Hernandez has been with Santa Monica Pet Medical Center since 1999.  She is a native of the San Fernando Valley.  Dr. Hernandez earned her Bachelor of Science from Stanford University and received her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine degree from University of Illinois in 1998.  Dr. Hernandez practiced for one year in Durham, North Carolina before returning to Southern California and joining SMPMC.  Dr. Hernandez is our resident ultrasonographer. During her time with us, she has attended hundreds of hours in ultrasound training and really enjoys this aspect of radiology.  In her spare time she enjoys skiing, working out and taking care of her daughter.
RESHMA BIJLANI DVM Dr. Reshma Bijlani grew up in the San Fernando Valley and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, San Diego where she obtained degrees in Animal Physiology/Neuroscience and Political Science.She then moved to London, England for veterinary school at the Royal Veterinary College. After receiving her veterinary degree, Dr. Bijlani completed a rotating medicine and surgery internship at Blue Pearl Veterinary Specialists in New York City. She returned to Los Angeles a few years ago to be closer to her family, enjoy the weather and practice veterinary medicine. She enjoys building relationships with her clients and their furry family members.  In her free time she loves reading, going to movies, hanging out with her rescue dog  Finn, traveling, and exploring exotic cuisines and animals.
Santa Monica Veterinarian Reshma Bijlani DVM
HELENE TOLLIVER DVM Dr. Tolliver is a new addition to the SMPMC team, but not new to Santa Monica and the Westside. After commuting on the 101/405 freeways for the past 8 years to the valley, she is excited to work close to home at SMPMC. Dr. Tolliver received her Bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley and her Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of California Davis in 2007.  She completed a rigorous internship at Pet Care in Santa Rosa after graduation. She followed her passion for emergency medicine working as an emergency clinician for 4 years. After many sleepless overnight shifts, Dr. Tolliver returned to general practice and especially loves internal medicine. Dr. Tolliver is an active member of the CMVA House of Delegates promoting the practice of veterinary medicine as a representative for Southern California. She is also a member of the AVMA and SCVMA. When not working as a veterinarian, Dr. Tolliver is a mom, wife and pet parent. She can be found running around LA with her husband (also a local veterinarian), daughter and two rescue dogs, Mango and Lemon. She loves listening to KCRW, riding the Expo line to the Natural History Museum and traveling to the mountains of California, especially Yosemite and Sequoia National Park.
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