Animal Medical Center Staff

William H. Patlogar, DVM

Dr. Patlogar received his B.S. and doctorate in veterinary medicine from
Colorado State University. Upon graduation he joined the staff at Animal Medical
Center where he has remained for the past 40 years, serving as owner for the past 18
years. Over that time Dr. Patlogar has provided exceptional veterinary care to
generations of families. Dr.Patlogar has a special interest in soft tissue and orthopedic
surgery, ultrasound, and wellness care.

Jeffrey E. Patlogar, DVM

Dr. Patlogar received his bachelors degree from the University of Arizona and his
doctorate in veterinary medicine from Western University of Health Sciences. Upon
graduation he completed a rotating internship in emergency/critical care medicine and
surgery at Animal Specialty and Emergency Center in west Los Angeles. He currently
serves as medical director for the Emergency Pet Clinic of San Gabriel Valley and
Inland Valley Emergency Pet Clinic where he is completing a residency in emergency
and critical care medicine. Dr. Patlogar's special interests include emergency treatment
of the critical patient, traumatic soft tissue/orthopedic surgery, pain management, and
wound management.

Lara Ashbran, DVM

Dr. Ashbran received her B.S. in Biology and Masters in Biomedical Sciences
from Colorado State University and her doctorate in veterinary medicine from Western
University of Health Sciences where she graduated as a member of the Phi Zeta Honor
Society. Upon graduation Dr. Ashbran completed a medicine and surgical internship at
Southern California Veterinary Specialty Hospital (SCVSH) where she remained for a
couple of years following her internship. Dr. Ashbran's special interests include
emergency and critical care medicine, dermatology, internal medicine, and laprascopic
Dr. Ashbran lives with her husband, Kevin, and three dogs, Midge, Woolly, and Faru. In
her free time, Dr. Ashbran enjoys hiking, camping, playing and watching soccer with her

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Animal Medical Center
602 N Azusa Ave.
Covina, CA 91722
(626) 339-5401

Monday-Saturday 9am-6pm
Sundays closed